Newsflashes

7 April, 2014
The Department of Human Settlements is confident that South Africa will meet the MDGs on sustainable sanitation
1 April, 2014
Rights activists in Uganda file a legal petition against the controversial Anti-Homosexuality Act
1 April, 2014
Climate change is already affecting lives and will have catastrophic impacts if carbon emissions are not lowered now, warns the IPCC
1 April, 2014
Zambia’s Finnish ambassador says the fight against poverty should be enhanced as Zambia celebrates 50 years of independence
1 April, 2014
Communities in Malawi risk losing their only health facility to floods, says Matchaya
31 March, 2014
Numerous schools in Limpopo plan to take the DBE to court for failing to deliver textbooks
28 March, 2014
NGOs working with women and children say child abuse has become an epidemic in South Africa
28 March, 2014
A toxic blend of secret money and political influence is creating a ceremonial undermining of South Africa’s democracy, argues February
28 March, 2014
The IEC to make available the lists of candidates for the upcoming general election for public inspection
28 March, 2014
Air pollution is responsible for one in eight of all global deaths - double the previous estimate, UN report claims
28 March, 2014
The SACC responds to the Public Protector's report by saying those implicated should consider stepping down
25 March, 2014
WHO predicts that by 2017 the TB rate may rise in Angola
25 March, 2014
The Zimbabwean government has been asked to urgently remove laws that restrict the work of human rights defenders
25 March, 2014
13 of the 14 warmest years on record have occurred since the turn of the new millennium, according to the UN
25 March, 2014
Mbeki states that the illicit flow of money out of Africa is double what the continent receives from development assistance