Refugee Women Help Each Other Survive in Uganda

[VOA] South Sudanese women in Uganda say they have found a way to support each other amid tough financial times. The idea can be traced to the South Sudanese concept of “sanduk,” or box. It’s an arrangement under which each member of a group of women c…

[VOA] South Sudanese women in Uganda say they have found a way to support each other amid tough financial times. The idea can be traced to the South Sudanese concept of "sanduk," or box. It's an arrangement under which each member of a group of women contributes a small amount of money monthly, collected by the group's treasurer. All the cash is given to one member of the group each month. The same exercise is repeated the following month for a different group member. It continues until the last pers

source: AllAfrica News: South Sudan

Bulls’ Bothma Cops Four-Week Ban

[News24Wire] The Bulls will be without the services of flanker Ronaldo Bothma after he received a four-week ban for a dangerous tackle in Super Rugby encounter against the Sunwolves on Friday at Loftus Versfeld.

[News24Wire] The Bulls will be without the services of flanker Ronaldo Bothma after he received a four-week ban for a dangerous tackle in Super Rugby encounter against the Sunwolves on Friday at Loftus Versfeld.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Aristotle Stole Africa’s Idea of Democracy – Opposition Party

[News24Wire] The EFF in Ekurhuleni on Saturday claimed that ancient Greek philosopher Aristotle took the idea of democracy from the ancient Egyptians and Ethiopians.

[News24Wire] The EFF in Ekurhuleni on Saturday claimed that ancient Greek philosopher Aristotle took the idea of democracy from the ancient Egyptians and Ethiopians.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Seamers Helped Me Out a Lot – Maharaj

[News24Wire] Proteas left-arm spinner, Keshav Maharaj, has praised the support from the pace bowlers after his career-best haul of 6/40 in the eight-wicket win against New Zealand in the second Test match in Wellington on Saturday.

[News24Wire] Proteas left-arm spinner, Keshav Maharaj, has praised the support from the pace bowlers after his career-best haul of 6/40 in the eight-wicket win against New Zealand in the second Test match in Wellington on Saturday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Police Unit Chief Ruling a Blow to Zuma – Labour Federation Leader

[News24Wire] A high court ruling setting aside the appointment of Hawks boss Berning Ntlemeza is a setback for President Jacob Zuma, a new workers’ federation, spearheaded by former Cosatu general secretary Zwelinzima Vavi said

[News24Wire] A high court ruling setting aside the appointment of Hawks boss Berning Ntlemeza is a setback for President Jacob Zuma, a new workers' federation, spearheaded by former Cosatu general secretary Zwelinzima Vavi said

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

‘Bumper Harvest’ – Minister Credits Controversial Land Reform

[News24Wire] Zimbabwean Agriculture Minister Joseph Made is confident the country will have a bumper harvest amid revelations government has stopped the importation of grain.

[News24Wire] Zimbabwean Agriculture Minister Joseph Made is confident the country will have a bumper harvest amid revelations government has stopped the importation of grain.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Voluntary Blood Donation in Massawa and Ghinda

[Shabait] Massawa -Over 400 students and civil servants in Massawa and Ghinda have voluntarily donated blood to the blood transfusion center in the region. According to reports from the Voluntary Blood Donors Association of the Northern Red Sea region,…

[Shabait] Massawa -Over 400 students and civil servants in Massawa and Ghinda have voluntarily donated blood to the blood transfusion center in the region. According to reports from the Voluntary Blood Donors Association of the Northern Red Sea region, encouraging results have been registered in the campaigns carried out to increase the number of blood donors in the region. The association has also called on the society to understand the paramount importance of blood donation in saving lives and strengthen participation.

source: AllAfrica News: Eritrea