Posted in Politics

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 …

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Posted in Technology

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 …

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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 …

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Posted in Key Issues

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 …

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