Daily Archives: February 16, 2018

SOUTH AFRICAN ARCHBISHOP TUTU QUITS AS OXFAM AMBASSADOR OVER AID AGENCY’S SEX SCANDAL

JOHANNESBURG– South African Archbishop Emeritus Desmond Tutu stepped down as an ambassador for Oxfam on Thursday, citing disappointment at the British aid agency’s embroilment in a sex scandal involving staff in Haiti after a massive 2010 earthquake.

The 86-year-old Nobel …

SOUTH AFRICA: NEW PRES RAMAPHOSA VOWS TO TACKLE CORRUPTION

PRETORIA– Cyril Ramaphosa, a former anti-apartheid activist turned businessman, was named South Africa’s president Thursday and immediately vowed to fight corruption in a direct reference to accusations levelled at his predecessor Jacob Zuma.

Tainted by scandal, Zuma resigned on Wednesday …