Daily Archives: March 28, 2016

South Africa: Zuma Arrives in UAE for State Visit

By Genevieve Quintal, News24President Jacob Zuma arrived in Dubai, the United Arab Emirates, on Monday morning for a working visit, the presidency said.Zuma was expected to hold talks with UAE Prime Minister Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum and wi...

At Security Council, UN Women chief urges greater input, visibility of women in peacebuilding

28 March 2016 - Emphasizing the consistent, dependable and universal commitment of women to conflict prevention, the head of UN Women today called for greater efforts to reach the goal of allocating at least 15 per cent of peacebuilding resources to ge...

CONCERN OF RISING NUMBER OF KIDNAPPING CASES IN SOUTH AFRICA’S LIMPOPO PROVINCE

By Jabulani BaloiPOLOKWANE, March 28 -- There is growing concern over kidnapping incidents in South Africa's Limpopo Province. In the past few weeks, three people, including a mother and daughter, have been kidnapped and ransom demanded by kidnappers a...

Women first to notice radicalization of individuals

Women are the first people to notice the radicalization of individuals within their families and communities, according to the head of the UN's gender-focused agency, UN Women.Phumzile Mlambo-Ngcuka made the comment at a Security Council debate on Mond...