Sassa Committed to Paying Grants On Time

[SAnews.gov.za] Pretoria -Social grant beneficiaries will continue to be paid as usual and on time even beyond April 2017, says the South African Social Security Agency (SASSA).

[SAnews.gov.za] Pretoria -Social grant beneficiaries will continue to be paid as usual and on time even beyond April 2017, says the South African Social Security Agency (SASSA).

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Egypt Working to Free 7 Citizens Abducted in Libya – Foreign Ministry

[Aswat Masriya] Cairo -Egypt’s foreign ministry is working on freeing seven Egyptian nationals who were abducted in Libya, a source at the ministry said on Thursday.

[Aswat Masriya] Cairo -Egypt's foreign ministry is working on freeing seven Egyptian nationals who were abducted in Libya, a source at the ministry said on Thursday.

source: AllAfrica News: Egypt

Police Intensify Anti-Drugs Operations in Border Districts

[New Times] Operations in border districts to break supply chains of narcotic drugs have broken rackets of drug traffickers and seized psychotropic substances worth over Rwf46 million in the last three months in the Northern Province, police said.

[New Times] Operations in border districts to break supply chains of narcotic drugs have broken rackets of drug traffickers and seized psychotropic substances worth over Rwf46 million in the last three months in the Northern Province, police said.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

How Communities Fought the Ebola Epidemic and Won

[IRIN] London -Three years on from the start of the West African Ebola epidemic, lessons are still being learned. And the most surprising are not coming from the scientists, but from the affected communities themselves; about how, with hardly any help,…

[IRIN] London -Three years on from the start of the West African Ebola epidemic, lessons are still being learned. And the most surprising are not coming from the scientists, but from the affected communities themselves; about how, with hardly any help, they tackled the virus and won.

source: AllAfrica News: Sierra Leone