Medical and Health

Plague Spreading Rapidly in Madagascar

GENEVA The World Health Organization warns a highly infectious, deadly form of pneumonic plague is spreading rapidly in Madagascar and quick action is needed to stop it.Pneumonic plague, which is transmitted from person to person, has been detected in several cities in Madagascar. This worries…

Minister Ayanda Dlodlo: SADC-SABA Broadcasting Forum

Opening remarks by Minister Ayanda Dlodlo during the SADC-SABA Broadcasting Forum: 25-29 September 2017Theme: Strategies for Stimulating Local Content Production and Creating an Enabling Environment for Sustainable Telling of Africa's Story.Programme Director,SABA Board members,Senior Government Officials,SADC Member States,Botswana,Lesotho,Malawi,Mozambique,Namibia,Swaziland,Tanzania,Zambia,Zimbabwe,CRASA,ICASA,Public Broadcasters,Ladies and Gentlemen,The advent of the digital…

MEC Albert Fritz tours innovative multi-service SHAWCO Kensington Centre, 19 Sept

Minister to tour innovative multi-service SHAWCO Kensington CentreTomorrow, the Western Cape Minister of Social Development, Albert Fritz, will tour the innovative multi-service SHAWCO Kensington Centre.The SHAWCO Kensington Centre includes after-school programmes for learners from Kensington, Maitland and Factreton, computer training classes, a reading room and…