Daily Archives: February 18, 2019

MEC Albert Fritz and Tim Noakes host nutrition workshop for under-privileged youths, 20 Feb

MEC Fritz & Tim Noakes to Host Nutrition Workshop for Under-Privileged Youths

On Wednesday, 20 February 2019, the Minister of Social Development, Albert Fritz, will be hosting a workshop on healthy eating, nutrition and exercise …

MEC Donald Grant on smart enforcement technology

Statement by Donald Grant and Kenny Africa Minister of Transport and Public Works and Provincial Traffic Chief

Smart enforcement technology deployed over the festive season makes a positive impact

Festive season periods are always the …

Zimbabwe Opposition Official Convicted of False Declaration

HARARE, ZIMBABWE A Zimbabwean court has convicted prominent opposition politician Tendai Biti for announcing that his party’s leader won disputed elections held in July.

Biti was on trial for “unofficial and false declaration of results.” …

West and Central Africa: Weekly Regional Humanitarian Snapshot (12 – 18 February 2019)

Armed attacks and insecurity have displaced more than 100,000 people, over half of whom were forced to flee their homes in the past two months alone. Burkina Faso is for the first time in history …

Apply now: Lorenzo Natali Media Prize for outstanding journalism in development

The European Commission’s Lorenzo Natali Media Prize recognises journalists doing exceptional reporting on development topics. Applications are now open, from 18 February to 14 April for online, print and audio-visual work.

Commissioner for International Cooperation …