Rome/London – The fight against hunger is at an “inflection point” today and supporting family farmers is critical to its success, FAO Director-General Jose Graziano da Silva told British lawmakers late Monday.”The main cause of hunger nowadays is not …Read more
LONDON About 11 percent of medicines in developing countries are counterfeit and likely responsible for the deaths of tens of thousands of children from diseases like malaria and pneumonia every year, the World Health Organization said Tuesday.It’s th…Read more
SHANGHAI, Nov. 27, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — The 6MWp solar power plant in Namibia, built by the PowerChina Guizhou Engineering Company, was successfully constructed and is expected to be commissioned and grid connected by the end of this year. It was the first time that Arctech Solar supplied Arctracker Pro, with the world’s first invented redundancy design, […]Read more
A discussion on state capture and Parliament’s duty to investigate and hold the Executive to account, a report on the Medical Innovation Bill (aimed at legalising marijuana for medical purposes), questions to the Executive, the Medium Term Budget Polic…Read more
The President of the Republic of South Africa will deliver the State of the Nation Address to a joint sitting of the National Assembly and the National Council of Provinces on Thursday, 8 February 2018 at 7pm.The State of the Nation Address sets out g…Read more
The Police in Bela-Bela have arrested three suspects who were involved in the farm attack which occurred at BK Boerdery in the Roodekuil area yesterday on the 2017-11-26 in the afternoon at about 16:00.It is alleged that eight (08) armed suspects trave…Read more
The Portfolio Committee on Public Enterprises will not meet this week to conduct its inquiry on Eskom into the mismanagement of state funds in state-owned enterprises.
The Committee will meet on Wednesday (29 November) to deliberate on the work that the inquiry has conducted.
The Committee has made an application to hear witnesses on the week of 5 � 8 December 2017.
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The campaign for 16 Days Of Activism For No Violence Against Women and Children has started. It runs from 25 November (International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women) to 10 December (International Human Rights Day) and is supported by…Read more
The Minister of Public Enterprises Ms Lynne Brown refuted allegations levelled against her by former Eskom board Chairperson Mr Zola Tsotsi that she had met and had dealings with the Gupta family. I have never consulted with anyone on my executive fun…Read more
Emmerson Mnangagwa was sworn in on Friday as President of Zimbabwe in front of thousands of cheering supporters at Harare’s national stadium, bringing the final curtain down on the 37-year rule of Robert Mugabe. Taking his oath of office, the 75-year-…Read more