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SOUTH AFRICANS URGED TO ADOPT MORE SUSTAINABLE LAND USE METHODS

PRETORIA– The Deputy Minister of Environmental Affairs, Barbara Thomson, has called on South Africans to move away from unsustainable land use practices and make a difference by investing in the future of the land.

Speaking …

Former Congolese Child Soldier Works to Normalize Peace Not War

Michel Chikwanine is a long way from where he grew up in eastern Democratic Republic of Congo, but not from the memories of war. They haunt him every night � ever since he was captured …

BANYANA BANYANA COACH SET TARGET OF REACHING WOMEN’S AFRICA CUP OF NATIONS FINALS

JOHANNESBURG– South African Football Association (Safa) Vice-President Ria Ledwaba says Banyana Banyana head coach Desree Ellis has been set the immediate target of taking the team to the Women’s Africa Cup of Nations (Afcon) finals …

ICC Orders Release of Congo’s Former VP Bemba

The International Criminal Court ruled Tuesday that former Congolese vice-president Jean-Pierre Bemba be released immediately, following his stunning acquittal last week by appeals court judges at the Hague-based tribunal. Bemba still faces sentencing on separate …

ICC Orders Release of Congo’s Former VP Bemba

The International Criminal Court ruled Tuesday that former Congolese vice-president Jean-Pierre Bemba be released immediately, following his stunning acquittal last week by appeals court judges at the Hague-based tribunal. Bemba still faces sentencing on separate …

Spain to Accept Stranded Migrant Boat

Spain has agreed to take in a ship carrying over 600 migrants Monday, following refusal by Italy and Malta to let it dock.

Spanish Prime Minister Pedro Sanchez, who has been in office for just …

SCOURGE OF VIOLENCE IN THE COUNTRY MAKING SOUTH AFRICANS HYPER-PARANOID, SAY ANALYSTS

JOHANNESBURG– The shooting and killing of a 14-year-old boy by his father in Ennerdale south of Johannesburg this week has sparked debate on the use of guns for protection in South Africa.

Security analysts say …

UN Sanctions Six Human Traffickers in Libya

The U.N. Security Council has designated six human traffickers for international sanctions for their exploitation of thousands of migrants off Libya’s coast.

The six men � four Libyans and two Eritreans � head up criminal …

UN Sanctions Six Human Traffickers in Libya

The U.N. Security Council has designated six human traffickers for international sanctions for their exploitation of thousands of migrants off Libya’s coast.

The six men � four Libyans and two Eritreans � head up criminal …