Category Archives: Medical

SOUTH AFRICA’S PUBLIC BROADCASTER SAYS APPOINTMENT OF CHIEF OPERATING OFFICER STILL ONGOING

JOHANNESBURG, The Board of the South African Broadcasting Corporation (SABC) says it will continue to act in line with an interim court order from the High Court in Pretoria last year regarding the appointment of executive management at the public

Inside Kenya’s Turkana region: cattle, climate change, and oil

The county of Turkana, in northwest Kenya, is among the poorest, most marginalised, and most malnourished in the country.Its arid climate and soil conditions render most of its terrain unsuitable for growing crops, so almost all of the county's 1.3

UN URGES ISRAEL TO FIND SOLUTIONS FOR AFRICAN MIGRANTS

GENEVA, Israel should stop plans to send tens of thousands of migrants back to Africa forcibly, the United Nations refugee agency said, suggesting some could be resettled in Europe or other countries.Israel said last Wednesday it would pay thousands of...

AFRICAN POLICE CHIEFS MEETING IN ADDIS ABABA

Major General Hamel to partake in 13th meeting of African Police Chiefs in Addis AbabaALGIERS, The Algerian police chief, Major-General Abdelghani Hamel, who is also head of the African Mechanism for Police Co-operation (Afripol) is attending the 13th ...

EAST AFRICAN NATIONS MOVING CAUTIOUSONLY ON SINGLE CURRENCY FOR THE SUB-REGION

DAR-ES-SALAAM, Member nations of the East African Community (EAC) are moving with caution to adopting a regional single currency because of concerns linked to rge growing adoption of crypto-urrencies or digital designed currencies, including Bitcoin.In...

Returning Migrants Start Over in Sierra Leone

FREETOWN According to a recent U.N. report, migration is on the rise. There are now an estimated 258 million people living in a country other than their country of birth. This has increased by almost half since the year