Category Archives: Education

TREASURY RELEASES SOUTH AFRICAN AIRWAYS’ FINANCIALS

CAPE TOWN–The National Treasury has released South African Airways’ (SAA) financial presentation to Parliament after the House Standing Committee on Finance (SCOF) postponed its meeting to review the national carrier’s fourth quarter results.

The fourth …

Nigeria’s Parliament Passes Record 9.12T Naira 2018 Budget

Nigeria’s parliament passed a record 9.12 trillion naira ($29.8 billion) budget for 2018 on Wednesday aimed at boosting growth in West Africa’s biggest economy nine months before the country’s next presidential election.

Growth remains fragile …

SOUTH AFRICA ASKS PRIVATE HEALTHCARE SECTO HELP IN INDENTIFYING THOSE WITH TB

JOHANNESBURG– The South African government is seeking the help of the private healthcare sector in the country to identify an estimated 160,000 people living with Tuberculosis (TB) and are not not aware of their condition.…

SOUTH AFRICAN CABINET APPROVES TRIPARTITE FREE TRADE DEAL FOR TABLING IN PARLIAMENT

PRETORIASouth Africa’s has approved the African Tripartite Free Trade Area (TFTA) agreement for tabling in Parliament for ratification, says Communications Minister Nomvula Mokonyane.

The agreement establishes a common market covering the existing Common Market for …

DRC Confirms Ebola Outbreak Near Border

JOHANNESBURG, SOUTH AFRICA � Health officials in the Democratic Republic of Congo are racing to contain a new Ebola outbreak announced this week. At least two people are confirmed to have died of Ebola this …