Category Archives: Medical & Health Care

Save the seeds – and the living plants we eat and use

The ‘Doomsday Vault’, storing the seeds of vital crops in an underground vault near Svalbard, Norway, will celebrate its 10th anniversary soon, drawing deserved attention to the importance of conserving seeds that are vital for …

French army says several jihadis killed in Mali operation

France’s armed forces spokesman says that French soldiers killed “around 10” jihadis last week in Mali during an operation near the Niger border.

In comments to the AP Friday, Colonel Eric Steiger said the operation …

Minister Joe Maswanganyi: Re-introduction of Johannesburg to Musina long distance train service

Address by the Minister of Transport, Mr Joe Maswanganyi at the re-introduction of the Johannesburg Musina long distance train service, held at the park station Johannesburg

Gauteng Roads and Transport MEC, Dr Ismail Vadi;

All …

President Cyril Ramaphosa: Armed Forces Day

Address by the President of the Republic of South Africa and the Commander-in-Chief of the South African National Defence Force, Cyril Ramaphosa, on the occasion of the Armed Forces Day

Minister of Defence and Military …

MEC Alan Winde reacts to 2018 Budget Speech

Following Finance Minister Malusi Gigaba’s budget speech today, Minister of Economic Opportunities Alan Winde said: The 2018 budget speech is a consequence of the past few years of ANC governance, which have rocked business confidence …