Daily Archives: May 8, 2019

South Africa Votes in 6th Post-Apartheid Poll

JOHANNESBURG Citizens across the Rainbow Nation on Wednesday thronged schools, community centers, church halls and tents to cast their votes in the nation’s sixth parliamentary poll since the beginning of democracy.Leaders of the top three parties � the ruling African National Congress, the opposition Democratic…

South Africa Votes in 6th Post-Apartheid Poll

JOHANNESBURG Citizens across the Rainbow Nation on Wednesday thronged schools, community centers, church halls and tents to cast their votes in the nation’s sixth parliamentary poll since the beginning of democracy.Leaders of the top three parties � the ruling African National Congress, the opposition Democratic…

Vigilant members seized abalone worth R2 million

This afternoon members from Cape Town K9 Unit were conducting election patrols in Glucose Road, Bellville South, when they noticed a Ford Ranger LDV reversing from a warehouse of which the driver appeared suspicious.At about 15:15 they approached and searched the vehicle upon which they…

Vigilant members seized abalone worth R2 million

This afternoon members from Cape Town K9 Unit were conducting election patrols in Glucose Road, Bellville South, when they noticed a Ford Ranger LDV reversing from a warehouse of which the driver appeared suspicious.At about 15:15 they approached and searched the vehicle upon which they…

Worldwide, Obesity Rising Faster in Rural Areas

PARIS Obesity worldwide is increasing more quickly in rural areas than in cities, a study reported Wednesday, challenging a long-held assumption that the global epidemic of excess weight is mainly an urban problem.Data covering 200 countries and territories compiled by more than 1,000 researchers showed…