Deputy President Congratulates New WHO Assistant Director General

[SAnews.gov.za] The South African National AIDS Council (SANAC) Inter-Ministerial Committee (IMC), chaired by Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa, has congratulated Dr Nono Simelela on her appointment as World Health Organisation (WHO) Assistant Director …

[SAnews.gov.za] The South African National AIDS Council (SANAC) Inter-Ministerial Committee (IMC), chaired by Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa, has congratulated Dr Nono Simelela on her appointment as World Health Organisation (WHO) Assistant Director General.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Labour to Discuss Occupational Health, Coida

[SAnews.gov.za] The Department of Labour’s Compensation Fund (CF) and its stakeholders will next week discuss issues related to compliance with the Compensation for Occupational Injuries and Diseases Act (COIDA).

[SAnews.gov.za] The Department of Labour's Compensation Fund (CF) and its stakeholders will next week discuss issues related to compliance with the Compensation for Occupational Injuries and Diseases Act (COIDA).

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

First Lady Gets to Grips With Child Marriage

[Thomson Reuters Foundation] Dakar -The first lady of Sierra Leone says she is a “hands-on woman” with a sure-fire strategy to tackle child marriage – she visits elders across the land and urges them to wield influence and prolong the nation’s childhood.

[Thomson Reuters Foundation] Dakar -The first lady of Sierra Leone says she is a "hands-on woman" with a sure-fire strategy to tackle child marriage - she visits elders across the land and urges them to wield influence and prolong the nation's childhood.

source: AllAfrica News: Sierra Leone

Two Hundred Children Affected By Food Poisoning in Mbizana

[News24Wire] Two hundred children from the Mlindazwe junior secondary school in Mbizana, in the Eastern Cape, are believed to have food poisoning, with many spending the night in hospital.

[News24Wire] Two hundred children from the Mlindazwe junior secondary school in Mbizana, in the Eastern Cape, are believed to have food poisoning, with many spending the night in hospital.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

‘Mauritius and Seychelles to Consolidate Cooperation At the Level of Indian Ocean’

[Government of Mauritius] Mauritius and Seychelles are both working towards achieving economic development and at the same time encouraging the conservation of land and marine environment. Mauritius has much to gain from Seychelles’ experience in promo…

[Government of Mauritius] Mauritius and Seychelles are both working towards achieving economic development and at the same time encouraging the conservation of land and marine environment. Mauritius has much to gain from Seychelles' experience in promoting ocean conservation with the Marine Spatial Plan for its Exclusive Economic Zone.

source: AllAfrica News: Seychelles

Mauritius and Seychelles Embark On New Avenues of Cooperation to Strengthen Bilateral Relations

[Government of Mauritius] Mauritius and Seychelles renewed their firm commitment towards consolidating and strengthening the existing bilateral relations with the signing of five Memoranda of Understanding (MoUs) and the agreed minutes of the 12th sess…

[Government of Mauritius] Mauritius and Seychelles renewed their firm commitment towards consolidating and strengthening the existing bilateral relations with the signing of five Memoranda of Understanding (MoUs) and the agreed minutes of the 12th session of the Mauritius-Seychelles Joint Commission on bilateral cooperation held on 23 October 2017.

source: AllAfrica News: Seychelles

Player Still the Driving Force for Nedbank Golf Challenge

[News24Wire] When Gary Player steps onto the 18th fairway of the Gary Player Country Club during a video shoot for this year’s Nedbank Golf Challenge , there is a definite sense that his footsteps are as deeply imprinted on this iconic golf course as t…

[News24Wire] When Gary Player steps onto the 18th fairway of the Gary Player Country Club during a video shoot for this year's Nedbank Golf Challenge , there is a definite sense that his footsteps are as deeply imprinted on this iconic golf course as they are in this tournament.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Child, 12, Beaten Over Chores Could Test New ‘Hiding’ Judgment

[News24Wire] A Nyanga woman may be among the first parents or guardians to be charged in terms of new child chastisement limitations, after allegedly assaulting a 12-year-old girl who took too long to return from an errand.

[News24Wire] A Nyanga woman may be among the first parents or guardians to be charged in terms of new child chastisement limitations, after allegedly assaulting a 12-year-old girl who took too long to return from an errand.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa