Daily Archives: January 9, 2019

Bulletin: Cholera and AWD Outbreaks in Eastern and Southern Africa, Regional Update for 2018 – as of 31 December 2018

Highlights

Cholera continues to represent a major public health concern in Eastern and Southern Africa Region (ESAR). From January to December 2018, approximately 37,565 cases and 443 cholera-related deaths were reported in the region with an average CFR of 1.2%. …

South Africa’s ANC Facing Factionalism Ahead of Vote

JOHANNESBURG South Africa’s ruling African National Congress (ANC) celebrated its anniversary this week by counting the party’s successes in the past 25 years. But the ANC is battling with factionalism and corruption allegations against senior party members, which could affect …

South Africa’s ANC Facing Factionalism Ahead of Vote

JOHANNESBURG South Africa’s ruling African National Congress (ANC) celebrated its anniversary this week by counting the party’s successes in the past 25 years. But the ANC is battling with factionalism and corruption allegations against senior party members, which could affect …

Au Pairs Win $65.5M Settlement in Denver Lawsuit

DENVER Young people from around the world who provided low-cost child care for American families will share in a proposed $65.5 million settlement of a lawsuit brought by a dozen former au pairs against the companies that bring the workers …

Au Pairs Win $65.5M Settlement in Denver Lawsuit

DENVER Young people from around the world who provided low-cost child care for American families will share in a proposed $65.5 million settlement of a lawsuit brought by a dozen former au pairs against the companies that bring the workers …

LIBYA TO TAKE OVER MAJOR POWER PLANT FROM TURKISH CONTRACTOR

TRIPOLI, Libya, The Libyan government said, on Tuesday, that, it will take over a major power plant in the southern city of Obari, as its Turkish contractor left, over security concerns.

Mohamed al-Sallak, government spokesman, told a press conference in …