Daily Archives: December 10, 2015

Statistician General to receive honorary doctorate

Pretoria: Statistician General Pali Lehohla will today receive an honorary Doctorate from the University of Stellenbosch in recognition of his role in the development of statistics in the country and beyond.

“The university will honour Lehohla for his trendsetting approach …

Marginal decline in road fatalities

Pretoria: South African road fatalities have slightly declined for the period 2010 – 2014, according to the country’s mid-term report to the United Nations 2nd Global High Level Dialogue on Road Safety.

The report details the progress South Africa has …

Blocs slam weekend Boko Haram terror

LAGOS: THE African Union (AU) and United Nations (UN) have condemned the triple suicide attack the Nigerian terror group, Boko Haram, carried out on the island of Koulfoua in Lake Chad. The attack killed at least 30 people and injured …

Premier Ace Magashule meets Madeira President Miguel Albuquerue, 08 Dec

The President of the Autonomous Regional Government of Madeira Miguel Albuquerue will meet with Free State Premier Ace Magashule and his Executive Council on his official visit to the Free State Province on Tuesday, 8 December 2015. The meeting will …

Okonjo-Iweala rebuffs latest links to arms deal

ABUJA: FORMER Nigeria Minister of Finance, Dr Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, has dismissed new accusations of corruption leveled against her. According to her, Edo Governor, Adams Oshiomhole, and other powerful and corrupt interests, have initiated a baseless story in some online media …