How Prioritising Education in South Africa Can Prevent Violence

[ISS] In the early afternoon, five days a week, a school bell disrupts the stillness in the streets of Touwsranten, a village 30km east of George, South Africa. The sound of more than 400 voices quickly follows, their owners gathering outside the gates…

[ISS] In the early afternoon, five days a week, a school bell disrupts the stillness in the streets of Touwsranten, a village 30km east of George, South Africa. The sound of more than 400 voices quickly follows, their owners gathering outside the gates of Touwsranten Primary School, chattering and shrieking.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

How Buhari Administration Encourages Human Rights Abuses – U.S. Govt

[Premium Times] Just days before President Muhammadu Buhari meets his American counterpart, Donald Trump, in Washington DC, the United States government has released a report indicting the administration of the Nigerian leader of the festering human ri…

[Premium Times] Just days before President Muhammadu Buhari meets his American counterpart, Donald Trump, in Washington DC, the United States government has released a report indicting the administration of the Nigerian leader of the festering human rights abuses in the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Magufuli for EAC Unity, Teamwork

[Daily News] Dodoma -PRESIDENT John Magufuli yesterday called for unity and cooperation among East African Community (EAC) member states to maintain the region’s sustainable development.

[Daily News] Dodoma -PRESIDENT John Magufuli yesterday called for unity and cooperation among East African Community (EAC) member states to maintain the region's sustainable development.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Sporadic Protests Flare Up in Gauteng, Western Cape

[News24Wire] As the country braces for the national shutdown by the South African Federation of Trade Unions (Saftu), there are sporadic unrelated protests flaring up across Gauteng.

[News24Wire] As the country braces for the national shutdown by the South African Federation of Trade Unions (Saftu), there are sporadic unrelated protests flaring up across Gauteng.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

70 States Pledge to Attend Union Day in Dodoma

[Daily News] Dodoma -AT least 70 countries have confirmed to attend this year’s great Union Day celebrations which will be marked in Dodoma, the country’s capital city for the first time.

[Daily News] Dodoma -AT least 70 countries have confirmed to attend this year’s great Union Day celebrations which will be marked in Dodoma, the country’s capital city for the first time.

Premier Soccer League Briefs Parliament On Violence At Moses Mabhida Stadium

[Govt of SA] The Portfolio Committee on Sport and Recreation has resolved to invite the Premier Soccer League (PSL) to provide clarity on the violence and vandalism committed by football spectators after last Saturday’s game at Moses Mabhida stadium in…

[Govt of SA] The Portfolio Committee on Sport and Recreation has resolved to invite the Premier Soccer League (PSL) to provide clarity on the violence and vandalism committed by football spectators after last Saturday's game at Moses Mabhida stadium in KwaZulu-Natal.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

South Africa Social Security Agency On Grindrod Unscrupulous Marketing Tactics

[Govt of SA] The South Africa Social Security Agency (SASSA) has noted with concern how Grindrod bank has used SASSA’s name to mislead beneficiaries by implicitly blurring the lines between their EasyPay Everywhere (green) card and the SASSA card. This…

[Govt of SA] The South Africa Social Security Agency (SASSA) has noted with concern how Grindrod bank has used SASSA's name to mislead beneficiaries by implicitly blurring the lines between their EasyPay Everywhere (green) card and the SASSA card. This emerged in a pamphlet that has been circulated at strategic places across the country.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa