Civil Society

Lafarge rewards loyal customers

Front Page_L-R: Country Chief Executive Officer, Khaled Abdel Aziz El Dokani, The National Volume Award and Regional Volume Award Winner, Prince Sunny Nwodo; Commercial Director, Gbenga Onimowo and Head of Sales, East, Toni-Louis Okojie all of Lafarge Africa Plc at the company’s 2019 Customer Appreciation Awards held in Lagos recently. …

Read More »

South Africa: NHI Hearings – Participants Rally Behind Bill but Express Public Healthcare Challenges

[News24Wire] While most of the Tshwane residents who attended a public hearing on the National Health Insurance (NHI) Bill, rallied behind the proposed universal healthcare system, they highlighted daily challenges with public healthcare.Read More

Read More »

South Africa: Citizens Who ‘Benefited From Apartheid’ Speak Out Against ‘Insensitive’ Statements

[News24Wire] Concerned citizens who “benefited from apartheid” have taken a stand against recent apartheid-related statements which they have described as “insensitive”.Read More

Read More »

South Africa: Govt Releases Hundreds of Parcels of Land for Human Settlement Development

[News24Wire] The Department of Public Works and Infrastructure (DPWI) has released hundreds of parcels of land as part of the government’s commitment to land reform, redistribution and restitution.Read More

Read More »

Nigeria: Katsina Carnage – How Militants Killed Children, Elderly

[Daily Trust] The day started off well like any other for her, her daughter and granddaughter. It, however, would be one of the most horrific days of her life.Read More

Read More »

Zimbabwe: Alarm As Mnangagwa Cracks the Whip

[Zimbabwe Standard] President Emmerson Mnangagwa’s government has come under fire from the opposition and human rights activists following a wave of arrests of people who allegedly took part in protests last week.Read More

Read More »

Tanzania: Rukwa Launches Anti-Child Pregnancy Plan

[Daily News] RUKWA Regional Commissioner (RC), Mr Joachim Wangabo has officially launched a 2020- 2035 strategic plan aimed at eliminating early and school teenage pregnancies in the area.Read More

Read More »

Egypt: NGO Joint Letter – Human Rights in Egypt

[HRW] President MichelRead More

Read More »

Angola: Govt Officials Address Human Trafficking and Child Prostitution

[ANGOP] Luanda -The State minister for the Social Area, Carolina Cerqueira, addressed last Thursday, in Luanda, with government officials, issues regarding human trafficking and child prostitution.Read More

Read More »

South Africa: FW De Klerk Must Apologise On Live TV – Say 3 Protesters At His Foundation’s Offices

[News24Wire] Former president FW de Klerk must account for his actions during apartheid and give an apology live on TV, a very small group of protesters said outside his foundation’s Cape Town offices on Wednesday.Read More

Read More »