Nation Receives Second ‘Junk’ Status Credit Rating

[Fitch Ratings] Fitch Ratings has downgraded South Africa’s Long-Term Foreign- and Local-Currency Issuer Default Ratings (IDRs) to ‘BB+’ from ‘BBB-‘. The Outlooks are Stable.

[Fitch Ratings] Fitch Ratings has downgraded South Africa's Long-Term Foreign- and Local-Currency Issuer Default Ratings (IDRs) to 'BB+' from 'BBB-'. The Outlooks are Stable.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Let’s Talk – About Depression, About Nutrition

[Graça Machel Trust] Johannesburg -Today is World Health Day and the theme is Depression, a condition, which according to the World Health Organisation, affects over 300 million people worldwide. But why the focus on talking about depression? Unlike a gaping wound that is easily visible to all, attracting concern and action, Depression is largely hidden. It is not well understood by many and the signs and symptoms may vary. To change this prevailing situation, we need to talk about it, understand what it is, who it affects and how to overco

[Graça Machel Trust] Johannesburg -Today is World Health Day and the theme is Depression, a condition, which according to the World Health Organisation, affects over 300 million people worldwide. But why the focus on talking about depression? Unlike a gaping wound that is easily visible to all, attracting concern and action, Depression is largely hidden. It is not well understood by many and the signs and symptoms may vary. To change this prevailing situation, we need to talk about it, understand what it is, who it affects and how to overco

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Be Active Problem Solvers – VP Counsels African Youth

[Daily News] Vice-President Samia Suluhu Hassan has counselled the young generation in Africa to be active problem solvers to eventually emerge as apt leaders of the continent and its people.

[Daily News] Vice-President Samia Suluhu Hassan has counselled the young generation in Africa to be active problem solvers to eventually emerge as apt leaders of the continent and its people.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

IFP Condemns Irresponsible Bluster of ANCYL

[IFP] Today, across South Africa, citizens are taking a stand against the further decline of our country under the leadership of President Zuma. It comes as no surprise that tensions are running high, for there is much at stake.

[IFP] Today, across South Africa, citizens are taking a stand against the further decline of our country under the leadership of President Zuma. It comes as no surprise that tensions are running high, for there is much at stake.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

PM – Rally Behind Serengeti Boys

[Daily News] Dodoma -Prime Minister Kassim Majaliwa has drummed support for the national youth team, Serengeti Boys, urging Tanzanians to rally behind the country’s youngsters ahead of the U-17 Africa Youth Championship (AYC) finals in Gabon.

[Daily News] Dodoma -Prime Minister Kassim Majaliwa has drummed support for the national youth team, Serengeti Boys, urging Tanzanians to rally behind the country's youngsters ahead of the U-17 Africa Youth Championship (AYC) finals in Gabon.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Ivory Case Suspect Was Not Tortured, Witness Tells Court

[Daily News] Two witnesses have confirmed before a Dar es Salaam court that Manase Philemon (39), who is accused of leading organized crime and unlawful dealing in government trophies worth 5.4bn/-, was not tortured while making his statement.

[Daily News] Two witnesses have confirmed before a Dar es Salaam court that Manase Philemon (39), who is accused of leading organized crime and unlawful dealing in government trophies worth 5.4bn/-, was not tortured while making his statement.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania