Category Archives: General

Deepening Military Ties Solidify China’s Ambitions in Africa

In late June, top military officials from Mali, Sierra Leone, South Sudan and dozens of other African countries gathered to discuss defense strategies and security threats.

The meeting didn’t take place in a major African …

SOUTH AFRICA’S ENERGY SECTOR RECEIVES 10 BILLION USD SAUDI BOOST

PRETORIA– South Africa has received a 10 billio US dollars investment pledge into the country’s energy sector from Saudi Arabia which is set to enhance energy security, create capacity and reduce the cost of energy.…

Keynote Address delivered by the Deputy President of the Republic of South Africa, Mr David Mabuza at the Launch of the Meerkat Telescope In Carnavon, Northern Cape

Programme Director; Minister of Science and Technology, Ms Mamoloko Kubayi-Ngubane; Ministers and Former Ministers; Ambassadors and High Commissioners; SKA International Organisation Board of Directors; Distinguished International Guests; Ladies and Gentlemen;

Today is a special day …

Ethiopian Lost His Legs in Prison, Rebuilds Life as Free Man

When Kefyalew Tefera emerged from Ethiopia’s Kaliti Prison last month after 12 years of confinement, it was in a wheelchair � with both of his legs missing, but with an overwhelming sense of gratitude intact.…

Speakers Make Human Rights Case for Adequate Housing, Greater Public Space in Urban Areas, as High-Level Political Forum on Sustainable Development Continues Session

The High level Political Forum on Sustainable Development turned its attention today to the world’s many fast growing cities, with speakers making the human rights case for housing and highlighting the urgent need to conserve …