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SA: Athletes urged to register for Mandela Day Marathon

July 30, 2014 at 10:35

Athletes interested in running in this year’s Mandela Day Marathon must register before the closing deadline of Thursday, 31 July. KwaZulu-Natal Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs MEC Nomusa Dube- Ncube […]

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MISCA makes a gesture of solidarity towards the Muslim community in the Central African Republic on the occasion of the Aïd Al-Fitr

MISCA makes a gesture of solidarity towards the Muslim community in the Central African Republic on the occasion of the Aïd Al-Fitr

July 29, 2014 at 18:56

MISCA makes a gesture of solidarity towards the Muslim community in the Central African Republic on the occasion of the Aïd Al-Fitr On the occasion of the Aïd al-Fitr, the […]

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Health Minister Aaron Motsoaledi

SA’s big HIV/Aids 2030 plan

July 24, 2014 at 12:30

Source: SAnews.gov.za Health Minister Dr Aaron Motsoaledi says government has big plans to turn the tide on HIV/Aids by 2030, in line with the target set by delegates at the […]

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African Civil Society Calls for Official Participation at US-Africa Leader Summit

July 23, 2014 at 12:25

With just weeks to go before the first ever U.S.-Africa Leaders Summit, which takes place August 4–6, a coalition of international NGOs and African civil society have called on President […]

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SA: Madiba magic cleans Marabastad

July 19, 2014 at 07:48

Source: SAnews.gov.za Although the Father of the Nation has gone, the Madiba magic still lives on in the hearts of South Africans who chose to clean-up the streets of Marabastad, […]

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DBE and Nestle partners for the healthy kids’ initiative in support of the International Mandela Day

July 17, 2014 at 17:27

In support of Mandela Day, the Department of Basic Education and Nestle will on Monday, 21 July 2014 activate the Healthy Kids’ Initiative at Mmatso Primary School in Hammanskraal. Mmatso […]

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Gemalto joins GSMA pan-African mHealth Initiative

July 15, 2014 at 09:31

A mobile ecosystem that aims to improve maternal and child health and nutrition in sub-Saharan Africa Gemalto (Euronext NL0000400653 GTO) (http://www.gemalto.com), the world leader in digital security, provides its support […]

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Fish drying method changes lives in Burundi

July 11, 2014 at 10:33

FAO project to introduce simple raised drying racks improves livelihoods and nutrition for communities along the shores of Lake Tanganyika and beyond  An FAO project to equip small fishing communities […]

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Strive to make every day a Mandela Day

July 9, 2014 at 16:52

By Sello Hatang, CEO Nelson Mandela Centre for Memory It is becoming a habit in South Africa to create a month to focus on a particular event or social issue […]

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IOM Welcomes Action to Eliminate Malaria in Endemic Zones of Southern Africa

July 9, 2014 at 15:23

IOM has welcomed the decision of Ministers of Health from Malaria-Endemic Countries in Southern Africa this week to adopt the Victoria Falls Declaration, in which they commit to eliminate and […]

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