All School Excursions Cancelled in Manenberg

[GroundUp] A month ago, an eight-year-old girl witnessed a man being shot in front of her. The incident happened near her home in Manenberg. Since then, Iris [not her real name] has been battling to sleep and refusing to play outside as she usually did.

[GroundUp] A month ago, an eight-year-old girl witnessed a man being shot in front of her. The incident happened near her home in Manenberg. Since then, Iris [not her real name] has been battling to sleep and refusing to play outside as she usually did.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

International Relations On Meeting of Brics Ministers of Foreign Affairs, International Relations

[Govt of SA] The BRICS Ministers of Foreign Affairs/International Relations held their annual meeting on the margins of the 72nd session of the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA72) on 21 September 2017. The meeting was chaired by the Minister of In…

[Govt of SA] The BRICS Ministers of Foreign Affairs/International Relations held their annual meeting on the margins of the 72nd session of the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA72) on 21 September 2017. The meeting was chaired by the Minister of International Relations and Cooperation of South Africa in the country's capacity as the incoming BRICS Chair for 2018.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Boy Loses Eye in Illegal School Beating

[Swazi Media] An 11-year-old boy in Swaziland lost an eye when a cane his schoolteacher was using to illegally beat other pupils broke and splintered. It is one of a long line of abuses against children in the kingdom in the name of corproral punishment.

[Swazi Media] An 11-year-old boy in Swaziland lost an eye when a cane his schoolteacher was using to illegally beat other pupils broke and splintered. It is one of a long line of abuses against children in the kingdom in the name of corproral punishment.

source: AllAfrica News: Swaziland

Water and Sanitation On Cause of Pipe Burst At Komati Water Augmentation Scheme

[Govt of SA] The Department of Water and Sanitation (DWS) engineers discovered the cause of the pipe burst at the Komati Water Augmentation Scheme to be due to a case of vandalism. Someone or some people attempted to steal the isolation valve leading t…

[Govt of SA] The Department of Water and Sanitation (DWS) engineers discovered the cause of the pipe burst at the Komati Water Augmentation Scheme to be due to a case of vandalism. Someone or some people attempted to steal the isolation valve leading to the burst.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

President Jacob Zuma Sends Condolences On Passing of Former MK Combatant Patrick Presence

[Govt of SA] President Jacob Zuma has extended his deepest condolences to the family of former uMkhonto weSizwe combatant, Mr Patrick Presence who passed away this past weekend.

[Govt of SA] President Jacob Zuma has extended his deepest condolences to the family of former uMkhonto weSizwe combatant, Mr Patrick Presence who passed away this past weekend.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa