Deputy President Appoints Ayanda Ntsaluba As Acting Chairperson of Aids Trust

[SA Govt] Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa, in his capacity as chair of the South African National AIDS Council (SANAC), has appointed Dr Ayanda Ntsaluba as the Acting Chairperson of the South African National AIDS Trust.

[SA Govt] Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa, in his capacity as chair of the South African National AIDS Council (SANAC), has appointed Dr Ayanda Ntsaluba as the Acting Chairperson of the South African National AIDS Trust.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Cabinet Briefed On Progress in SKA, Meerkat

[SAnews.gov.za] Pretoria -Cabinet, at its ordinary meeting on Wednesday, was briefed on progress being made in the Square Kilometre Array (SKA) and MeerKAT projects underway in the Northern Cape.

[SAnews.gov.za] Pretoria -Cabinet, at its ordinary meeting on Wednesday, was briefed on progress being made in the Square Kilometre Array (SKA) and MeerKAT projects underway in the Northern Cape.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Govt Plans to File Legal Complaint Against UAE Over Somaliland Base

[Shabelle] Somalia’s internationally-backed government is reportedly planning to file a legal case against the rulers of the United Arab Emirates (UAE) for setting up a military base in the unrecognized breakaway republic of Somaliland.

[Shabelle] Somalia's internationally-backed government is reportedly planning to file a legal case against the rulers of the United Arab Emirates (UAE) for setting up a military base in the unrecognized breakaway republic of Somaliland.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Politician Who Said ‘F*%k You’ in Parliament Apologises

[News24Wire] President Jacob Zuma has warned opposition parties against using the deaths of more than 100 mentally ill patients in Gauteng last year for “political gains”.

[News24Wire] President Jacob Zuma has warned opposition parties against using the deaths of more than 100 mentally ill patients in Gauteng last year for "political gains".

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

UN Appeals U.S.$864 Million to Tackle Somalia Drought

[Shabelle] The U.N. humanitarian appeal for 2017 for Somalia is $864 million to provide assistance to 3.9 million people. But additional funds are needed to cope with the worsening situation, and last month, the U.N. World Food Program launched a $26 m…

[Shabelle] The U.N. humanitarian appeal for 2017 for Somalia is $864 million to provide assistance to 3.9 million people. But additional funds are needed to cope with the worsening situation, and last month, the U.N. World Food Program launched a $26 million plan to respond to the drought.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Hassan Sheikh Hands Over Power to President-Elect

[Shabelle] Former President Hassan Sheikh Mohamud has on Thursday handed the power over to the President-elect Mohamed Abdullahi Farmajo, ahead of the inauguration set for February 22.

[Shabelle] Former President Hassan Sheikh Mohamud has on Thursday handed the power over to the President-elect Mohamed Abdullahi Farmajo, ahead of the inauguration set for February 22.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Take Heed of Warnings About Dineo

[SAnews.gov.za] Pretoria -Cabinet has encouraged all communities who will be affected by Tropical Cyclone Dineo to listen to warnings and information about the cyclone that is being broadcast across all local radio stations.

[SAnews.gov.za] Pretoria -Cabinet has encouraged all communities who will be affected by Tropical Cyclone Dineo to listen to warnings and information about the cyclone that is being broadcast across all local radio stations.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa