Government Should Enact the Muslim Marriages Bill As Soon As Possible

[Daily Maverick] When the Muslim Judicial Council hosted President Cyril Ramaphosa, he indicated the government’s commitment to ensuring Muslim marriages are afforded recognition. I indicated that the composition of an advisory committee needs to be in…

[Daily Maverick] When the Muslim Judicial Council hosted President Cyril Ramaphosa, he indicated the government’s commitment to ensuring Muslim marriages are afforded recognition. I indicated that the composition of an advisory committee needs to be inclusive and ensure experts in the different religious marriage laws are represented. There is a broader context within which the above suggestion was made, which I would like to elaborate upon.

Bafana Bafana to Face Botswana in the Cosafa Cup Plate Final

[SAFA] Bafana Bafana will take on Botswana in the 2018 COSAFA Cup Plate final on Friday, 8 June 2018 – a repeat of the main Cup decider in 2016 that was won by a youthful South Africa.

[SAFA] Bafana Bafana will take on Botswana in the 2018 COSAFA Cup Plate final on Friday, 8 June 2018 - a repeat of the main Cup decider in 2016 that was won by a youthful South Africa.

source: AllAfrica News: Botswana

Parents Besiege UNTH With Children for Heart Surgeries

[Guardian] Enugu and Jos -The University of Nigeria Teaching Hospital (UNTH), Ituku-Ozalla, Enugu State was a Mecca of sorts yesterday, as parents across the federation besieged the facility with their children for open heart surgeries.

[Guardian] Enugu and Jos -The University of Nigeria Teaching Hospital (UNTH), Ituku-Ozalla, Enugu State was a Mecca of sorts yesterday, as parents across the federation besieged the facility with their children for open heart surgeries.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Nigeria Has High Tuberculosis Burden, Ranks 7th Globally

[Leadership] The minister of Health, Prof Isaac Adewale has said that Nigeria emerged 7th amongst the high TB burden countries globally and second in Africa, which has further underscored the need for concerted efforts towards the reduction of the burd…

[Leadership] The minister of Health, Prof Isaac Adewale has said that Nigeria emerged 7th amongst the high TB burden countries globally and second in Africa, which has further underscored the need for concerted efforts towards the reduction of the burden of the disease.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Balance and Buhari’s Democracy Day Speech

[Guardian] Some of the reactions that have trailed President Buhari’s Democracy Day speech did not disappoint in their cynicism, especially those posted on various social media platforms.

[Guardian] Some of the reactions that have trailed President Buhari's Democracy Day speech did not disappoint in their cynicism, especially those posted on various social media platforms.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Why Future Is Dim for Kenya’s Sugar Industry

[Nation] That Kenya is a sugar deficit country is not in doubt; the question remains how long the annual deficit will be covered on cheap imports, which have had a negative effect the life of local millers.

[Nation] That Kenya is a sugar deficit country is not in doubt; the question remains how long the annual deficit will be covered on cheap imports, which have had a negative effect the life of local millers.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya