Daily Archives: August 3, 2020

KwaMashu murder suspects in custody

DURBAN – In the early hours of today, police officers from KwaMashu SAPS made a breakthrough when they arrested six murder suspects aged between 17 and 31. It is alleged that on 26 July 2020 at 16:00, Renaldo Naidu, 20, was found with gunshot and stab wounds on his body along Dumisane Makhaye Highway at Siyanda. He was rushed to a local clinic where he was certified dead on arrival. A case of murder was opened at KwaMashu police station for investigation.

The team worked tirelessly to solve this murder and the investigation led them to Newlands East, where four men were arrested. Further investigation led them to a certain house in Effingham Heights where a fifth man was apprehended. Suspects are expected to appear at the Ntuzuma Magistrates Court soon.

Police continued to Inanda where they arrested another murder suspect. A 31-year-old woman was charged for murder and she is appearing at the Ntuzuma Magistrates Court today. Her arrest emanates from the incident that occurred on 2 August 2020 at 05:20, where a 55-year-old male was killed. It is alleged that the there was a dispute between the two and a 55-year-old was stabbed. He sustained a stab wound to the chest and was pronounced dead on arrival at a local clinic.


Source: South African Police Service

TB Alliance Announces European Commission Authorisation of New Treatment for Highly Drug-Resistant Tuberculosis

Pretomanid, developed by the non-profit TB Alliance, has received EU marketing authorisation in combination regimen with bedaquiline and linezolid in adults with XDR-TB or treatment-intolerant/non-responsive MDR-TB PRETORIA, South Africa, Aug. 3, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Pretomanid, a novel compound developed by the non-profit organization TB Alliance, has been granted a conditional marketing authorisation by the European Commission […] read more

Africare célèbre son 50e anniversaire avec la cessation programmée de toutes les opérations américaines et l’aide à la mise en œuvre du nouveau « PanAfricare » sur le continent

RÉALISATION D’UN PIVOT STRATÉGIQUE POUR L’AFRIQUE WASHINGTON, 3 août 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Fort d’un héritage impressionnant de cinquante années de programmes à fort impact en Afrique, le conseil d’administration d’Africare et son président et directeur général Robert L. Mallett ont annoncé ce jour la cessation programmée des opérations d’Africare aux États-Unis et l’approbation d’une entité indépendante nouvellement créée, « PanAfricare », […] read more

Africare Commemorates Its 50th Anniversary With Planned Sunset Of All U.S. Operations And Assisting In Standing Up A New “PanAfricare” On The Continent

COMPLETES A STRATEGIC PIVOT TO AFRICA WASHINGTON, Aug. 3, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Crowning an impressive fifty-year legacy of high-impact programming within Africa, the Africare Board of Directors and President & CEO Robert L. Mallett today announced both the planned cessation of Africare operations in the US and the endorsement of a newly created independent entity, […] read more