Category Archives: Human Rights

Murder suspect sentenced in Cape High Court

WESTERN CAPE On Wednesday 17 April 2019, 22-year-old Marlon Adonis, a member of the Hard Living gang was convicted in a plea agreement of murder and illegal possession of a firearm

Authoritarian Leaders Fuel Hatred Toward Journalists Worldwide, Study Finds

A report released Thursday concludes disdain for journalists throughout the world has increased during the past year, due primarily to the behavior of authoritarian leaders.

The 2019 World Press Freedom Index report, conducted

Study: Natural Disasters Double Likelihood of Child Poverty

LONDON Children in some disaster-prone regions are twice as likely to be living in chronic poverty, according to new research.

A report from the London-based Overseas Development Institute (ODI) looks at the impact

Alleged illegal diamond dealer in court

WESTERN CAPE � Hamukwaya Eliakim (58) appeared at the Strand Magistrate's Court on Friday, facing a charge of illegal diamond dealing.

The Hawks' Serious Organised Crime investigation unit arrested Eliakim on the 2nd

Sophisticated card-cloning syndicate kingpin refused bail

WESTERN CAPE An alleged card-cloning syndicate kingpin Arthur Qedinda Dube (38), has been remanded in custody after he appeared alongside his co-accused Silindilizwe Ntini (40), and Lwazi Madonono (30), at the

Keynote Address by the Deputy Minister of Basic Education Mr. Enver Surty, MP, at the African Girls Can Code Initiative, held at Protea Fire and Ice Hotel Menlyn, Pretoria

Programme Director

Representatives of UN Women

Representatives of the African Union

Representatives of the International Telecommunications Union (ITU).

Senior Government Officials

Distinguished Guests

Members of the Media

Ladies and Gentlemen

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