Newsflashes

24 February, 2015
An ambitious plan of the University of the Witwatersrand Student Representative Council (SRC) to raise R1 million for fellow students' tuition became reality.
24 February, 2015
According to Nthakoana Ngatane, masses are expected to protest in the Lesotho capital Maseru when the Constitutional Court hears an application in which the Attorney-General is suing King Letsie the third and Prime Minister, Tom Thabane.
24 February, 2015
“The back of a police van is the only place that feels like home.” This is the plight of a young man, Singejeje Adel, who has no family and no country that regards him as theirs and is stateless.
17 February, 2015
The South African National Editors Forum (SANEF) has expressed its outrage at the illegal clampdown on freedom of expression during the State of the Nation address in Parliament on Thursday, 12 February 2015.  
17 February, 2015
The South African National Editors Forum (SANEF) has expressed concern about the imminent closure of the South African Press Association (SAPA).  
16 February, 2015
Oxfam, a non-governmental organisation (NGO), has announced its upcoming developmental strategies to ensure good health, water, sanitation and better livelihood among the needy and vulnerable in Africa.
16 February, 2015
Women Parliamentarians in Zimbabwe have urged the country to promote females in politics in order to bridge the gap between them and their male counterparts who hold the bulk of positions of authority in political parties and government.
16 February, 2015
Southern Africa Network Against Trafficking and Abuse of Children (SANTAC) has urged journalists in Malawi to help in lobbying Parliamentarians to pass the Trafficking In Persons Bill.
16 February, 2015
The World Bank has assured of assisting Malawi with US$50 million to help in maintaining areas that were affected by the recent floods.
16 February, 2015
Greenpeace anti-nuclear activists have unfurled a banner at the 2nd Nuclear Industry Congress Africa 2015 in Sea Point which read ‘nuclear investments cost the Earth’.
16 February, 2015
Electronic communication from parliament was cut for several hours ahead of President Jacob Zuma’s State of the Nation speech on 12 February 2014. A signal scrambler, said to belong to the military, was found in the press gallery at the National Assembly.
16 February, 2015
South Africa’s cases of rheumatic heart disease are 25 times the United Nations’ World Health Organisation (WHO) rate.  According to the WHO, a country should only have one case per 100 000 of the population per year of the disease.
16 February, 2015
SECTION27, a non-governmental organisation, says activism is central for a democratic country like South Africa as it encourages accountability and engagement to ordinary people.
12 February, 2015
The South African Institute of Race Relations (SAIRR) says that South African workers no longer trust trade unions. In its latest survey, SAIRR’s Boitumelo Setlhatswe is of the view that the trade unions lose control of the workshop floor.
12 February, 2015
Experts say South Africa does not have the necessary spectrum to cater for the country's growing appetite for mobile data.

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