Category Archives: Energy

Kenyan Catholic Priest Arrested for Sodomy

NAIROBI A Kenyan police report says a Roman Catholic priest is in custody for allegedly sodomizing a man.Police said Tuesday that villagers in Muranga County in central Kenya had been monitoring

Arrests Grow as Tunisian Army Cracks Down on Protesters

GENEVA The United Nations human rights office says it is concerned about the large number of arrests as Tunisian authorities crack down on protesters demonstrating against price and tax.

The protests, which

National Student Financial Aid Scheme welcomes pronouncement on free ...

Statement regarding the pronouncement on free educationThe National Student Financial Aid Scheme (NSFAS) welcomes the President of the Republic of South Africa's pronouncement on free Higher Education and Training for deserving poor

Woman Working on Appeal in Rwanda Genocide Case

CONCORD, NEW HAMPSHIRE A woman serving a 10-year sentence in federal prison for lying about her role in the 1994 Rwanda genocide to obtain U.S. citizenship is working on an appeal.In

Woman Working on Appeal in Rwanda Genocide Case

CONCORD, NEW HAMPSHIRE A woman serving a 10-year sentence in federal prison for lying about her role in the 1994 Rwanda genocide to obtain U.S. citizenship is working on an appeal.In

UN Chief Urges DRC Elections to Go Ahead as Scheduled

UNITED NATIONS �The U.N. secretary-general is urging authorities in the Democratic Republic of Congo not to further delay general elections but to hold them, as promised, at the end of this year.

"In

South Sudan Accuses Ex-military Chief of Joining Opposition

JUBA �South Sudan's government is accusing former military chief of staff Paul Malong of ordering opposition fighters to attack government positions across the country.

Government spokesman Ateny Wek Ateny on Monday pointed to

Minister Hlengiwe Mkhize: 2018 higher education registration process

Media Briefing Input on Subsidised Free Higher Education for Poor and Working-Class StudentsMinisters, senior government officials, representatives of the media, South African citizens; compliments of the New Season! To the Matric class

SOUTH AFRICAN REVENUE SERVICE TO START COLLECTING SUGAR TAX FROM ...

PRETORIA, The South African Revenue Service (SARS) will collect the Sugary Beverages Levy (SBL) from April 1, 2018, with the tax fixed at 2.1 cents per gram of the sugar content exceeding

CABINET SAYS SOUTH AFRICA LOOKS FORWARD TO WORKING WITH ZIMBABWE, ...

PRETORIA, South Africa's Cabinet says it looks forward to continuing a strong working relationship with the Government of Zimbabwe.President Emmerson Dambudzo Mnangagwa was inaugurated as Zimbabwe's new president last month following the

CABINET SAYS SOUTH AFRICA LOOKS FORWARD TO WORKING WITH ZIMBABWE, ...

PRETORIA, South Africa's Cabinet says it looks forward to continuing a strong working relationship with the Government of Zimbabwe.President Emmerson Dambudzo Mnangagwa was inaugurated as Zimbabwe's new president last month following the

Somalia’s Puntland Region Declares State of Emergency Over ...

BOSASO Somalia's semi-autonomous region of Puntland declared a state of emergency Tuesday and appealed for food and water because of shortages triggered by a severe drought.Drought has gripped large parts of

Somalia’s Puntland Region Declares State of Emergency Over ...

BOSASO Somalia's semi-autonomous region of Puntland declared a state of emergency Tuesday and appealed for food and water because of shortages triggered by a severe drought.Drought has gripped large parts of

Arts and Culture hosts Wellness Sport Day to promote 16 Days of ...

The Department of Arts and Culture (DAC) in partnership with Mamelodi Sundowns Football Club will host the Wellness Sport Day on Thursday, 07 December 2017 at the TUT Campus Grounds in Pretoria.