Category Archives: Education

South Africans will go to the polls on 8 May

JOHANNESBURG, South Africans will go to the polls for the sixth general elections on May 8.

President Cyril Ramaphosa announced this in his second State of the Nation Address (SONA) on Thursday night.

This is an opportunity for our people …

South Africa says playing its part to curb maritime crime

UNITED NATIONS, South Africa says it is actively playing its part to combat transnational organised maritime crime, while remaining committed to its international obligations aimed at combating lawlessness at sea.

Ambassador Mxolisi Nkosi, the Deputy Director-General of Global Governance and …

New Bridge To Be Built Linking Cameroon, Equatorial Guinea

YAOUNDE, Cameroon, Officials of Cameroon and Equatorial Guinea said that, they have agreed on plans to construct a bridge to link both countries.

It is an integrating project that establishes the possibility of movement between the two countries. Once this …

South Africa’s Largest Union NUMSA Mobilizes Against Electricity Price Hike

PRETORIA, The National Union of Metalworkers of South Africa (NUMSA), the largest single trade union in the country, has demanded the Power Purchase Agreements (PPA’s) be set aside on the grounds that the National Energy Regulator of South Africa (NERSA) …

U.S. envoy to meet N. Koreans over denuclearization

WASHINGTON, The U.S. envoy for North Korea will meet with his counterpart from the regime next week to discuss the next steps in dismantling the country’s nuclear weapons program, the State Department said Thursday.

Special Representative Stephen Biegun will travel …

Facebook Takes Down Vast Iran-Led Manipulation Campaign

SAN FRANCISCO Facebook said Thursday it took down hundreds of “inauthentic” accounts from Iran that were part of a vast manipulation campaign operating in more than 20 countries.

The world’s biggest social network said it removed 783 pages, groups and …