Monthly Archives: June 2017

MEC Donald Grant attends launch of Random Breath Testing, 1 Jul

Minister of Transport and Public Works, Donald Grant, will be attending the launch of Random Breath Testing (RBT) at a roadside operation on the N2 in Dassiesfontein.

RBT is a joint project of the national, provincial and local governments. It …

UN Peacekeeping Budget Cut By $600 Million

UNITED NATIONS � The U.N. General Assembly voted Friday to cut $600 million from the organization’s nearly $8 billion annual peacekeeping budget.

The move comes amid pressure from the Trump administration, which contributes more than a quarter of the department’s …

Kenya’s Nomads Work Together to Reduce Conflicts and Poverty

ISIOLO, KENYA � It looked like a hostage swap, only the currency was livestock and the mission was to end decades of deadly clashes.

More than 50 sheep, goats and cows stood in the scorching heat of a desolate no-man’s …

MOZAMBIQUE, SOUTH AFRICA DISAGREE OVER VISA-FREE TRAVEL

MAPUTO, The agreement signed in April by between Mozambique and South Africa to extend the visa waiver period for their nationals wishing to visit the other country has yet to take effect, reports the Maputo daily, Noticias.

The Visa Waiver …

Minister Aaron Motsoaledi on postmortems performed in public health facilities

Minister Motsoaledi to write a letter to Health Ombudsman Prof. Malegapuru Makgoba

The Minister of Health Dr. Aaron Motsoaledi will today, 29 June 2017 write a letter to the Health Ombudsman Prof. Malegapuru Makgoba asking his office to institute an …