Newsflashes

29 May, 2014
The Nelson Mandela Foundation pays tribute to Maya Angelou
29 May, 2014
The Gross Domestic Product in South Africa risks declining below two percent this year, warns SAIRR
29 May, 2014
The disintegration of family values in South Africa is one of the main factors contributing to the high rate of child sexual abuse, says Childline
29 May, 2014
Government increases consultation fees for general practitioners by 100 percent, but massively slashed maternity fees for private hospitals
28 May, 2014
INLS director states that at least 200 000 people live with the HIV virus in Angola
28 May, 2014
Ambitious UN targets for addressing the socio-economic challenges are being drafted and are expected to be called the SDGs when they are signed by world leaders in New York in September 2015
28 May, 2014
World Hunger Day aims to find sustainable solutions to ending extreme hunger and poverty
23 May, 2014
The University of Botswana awards the honorary Doctor of Humane Letters to Professor Sheila Tlou, director of UNAIDS regional support team for eastern and Southern Africa
23 May, 2014
A World Bank report describes SA's child support grant system as the most generous on the African continent
23 May, 2014
ICASA starts the process of reviewing its proposed new call termination rates
23 May, 2014
Lonmin questions some aspects of NGOs handing over food to families of striking mineworkers on the platinum belt
23 May, 2014
Korkie’s family remains optimistic that the former Bloemfontein teacher will be released by Al-Qaeda
23 May, 2014
Makhura undertakes to urgently return to communities that embarked on service delivery protests in the run-up to the elections with a plan to address their development challenges
23 May, 2014
The stigma around alcoholism is one of the main reasons why people are hesitant to seek help, according to a NGO
20 May, 2014
Activists urge the government to be legally bound to extensive education reforms