Newsflashes

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.
12 February, 2015
Members of Ses'Khona People's Rights movement say they will take to the streets of Cape Town once again to highlight the lack of proper sanitation in poor communities.
12 February, 2015
The Constitutional Court will hear an application by a non-governmental organisation seeking to determine whether Parliament has failed in its constitutional obligation to get political parties to disclose the source of their private funding.
12 February, 2015
City Press reports that a court battle is set to rage over newly expanded powers that Communications Minister, Faith Muthambi, has gained over the South African Broadcasting Corporation (SABC) board.
12 February, 2015
Gauteng Premier, David Makhura, has refuted a newspaper report quoting him saying e-toll bills must be paid in adherence to the government's decision.
12 February, 2015
The Opposition to Urban Tolling Alliance (OUTA) has expressed disappointment at the consultative meeting being held by the Gauteng Provincial Government on e-tolls.
12 February, 2015
About 31.4 percent of secondary school children surveyed in Gauteng have encountered people who tried to get them to talk online about sex against their will.
10 February, 2015
In a remote, deeply traditional corner of northern Tanzania, growing numbers of girls are running away from home to escape genital mutilation carried out during mass initiations.  
10 February, 2015
Amnesty International says that there is an urgent need for the African Union (AU) to take more concrete steps to effectively address the massive human rights violations resulting from the many conflicts taking place in several parts of the continent.  

NGO Services

NGO Services

NGO Events

S M T W T F S
 
 
 
 
2
 
3
 
4
 
5
 
6
 
 
 
9
 
 
 
12
 
 
 
 
 
17
 
18
 
19
 
 
 
 
 
24
 
25
 
 
27
 
28
 
 
30