Strauss Breaks Record As Bulls Name Team for Stormers Derby

[News24Wire] Adriaan Strauss will become the most experienced South African in the Super Rugby competition when he takes to the field for the Bulls against the Stormers on Saturday (17:15 kick-off).

[News24Wire] Adriaan Strauss will become the most experienced South African in the Super Rugby competition when he takes to the field for the Bulls against the Stormers on Saturday (17:15 kick-off).

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Better Health Services Rest On Building Trust Among Healthcare Workers

[The Conversation Africa] A health system that communities experience as uncaring and unaccountable undermines and ultimately destroys trust in the health system. The most visible signs of a dysfunctional health system are the performance of its health…

[The Conversation Africa] A health system that communities experience as uncaring and unaccountable undermines and ultimately destroys trust in the health system. The most visible signs of a dysfunctional health system are the performance of its healthcare workers, specifically those working at the interface with communities. This includes nurses, doctors and community health workers.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Angst Over Low Ship Traffic At Nigerian Seaports

[Guardian] The recent figures that revealed the downward trend of the ship traffic at Nigerian seaports are a further revelation of the huge challenges that have bedeviled the operations at Nigerian seaports.

[Guardian] The recent figures that revealed the downward trend of the ship traffic at Nigerian seaports are a further revelation of the huge challenges that have bedeviled the operations at Nigerian seaports.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Govt Takes Begging Bowl to China

[Namibian] SOURCING funds for the proposed extensive upgrades to the Hosea Kutako International Airport and buying aircraft for Air Namibia are among the objectives of President’s Hage Geingob’s trip to China.

[Namibian] SOURCING funds for the proposed extensive upgrades to the Hosea Kutako International Airport and buying aircraft for Air Namibia are among the objectives of President's Hage Geingob's trip to China.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Dear Equal Education, School Safety Requires a Collective Effort

[Daily Maverick] It is counterproductive to demand that only one group has the authority and right to speak on issues of school safety. In order to improve the complex situation, we must all contribute.

[Daily Maverick] It is counterproductive to demand that only one group has the authority and right to speak on issues of school safety. In order to improve the complex situation, we must all contribute.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Umkhonto We Sizwe – Zuma Unlikely to Get a Fair Trial

[News24Wire] The Umkhonto we Sizwe Military Veterans Association (MKMVA) have said it was unlikely that former president, Jacob Zuma would get a fair trial in South Africa.

[News24Wire] The Umkhonto we Sizwe Military Veterans Association (MKMVA) have said it was unlikely that former president, Jacob Zuma would get a fair trial in South Africa.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

If It’s Not Biodegradable, Refuse to Use It – Drinking Straw Becomes Icon of Pollution

[Namibia Economist] An object as insignificant as a drinking straw has just been chosen by an environmental coalition as their symbol of the contamination of nature by plastic.

[Namibia Economist] An object as insignificant as a drinking straw has just been chosen by an environmental coalition as their symbol of the contamination of nature by plastic.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Dino Mudondo Whinges About Song ‘Theft’

[The Herald] Forgotten pint sized Rasta Kwasa musician Dino Mudondo has turned to the Zimbabwe Music Rights Association (Zimura) for intervention in a case in which he is suing a South African music outfit, Afro Soul, for intellectual property theft.

[The Herald] Forgotten pint sized Rasta Kwasa musician Dino Mudondo has turned to the Zimbabwe Music Rights Association (Zimura) for intervention in a case in which he is suing a South African music outfit, Afro Soul, for intellectual property theft.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe