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When risk is part of the job

If someone asked me for the prototypical aid worker security incident report, I would offer some version of the above. ...

'Shocked' Nigeria FA want to help baned coach Siasia clear his name

Abuja - The Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) said on Monday that they were "shocked" by a life ban on former ...

UN, US Honor Humanitarian Workers on World Humanitarian Day

GENEVA - The United Nations is paying special tribute on World Humanitarian Day to the tens of thousands of women ...

Experts: Women Make Peacekeeping Missions More Effective

ACCRA, GHANA - Women, peace and security are on the agenda at a military conference in Ghana this week, where ...

Under Pressure, IS Militants in Somalia Look to Ethiopia

Islamic State militants in Somalia say they will release jihadist materials in Amharic - a step unmistakably aimed at winning ...

19 killed in Uganda fuel truck blast - police

Nineteen people died when a fuel truck barrelled into other vehicles in a busy town in western Uganda and exploded, ...

Mugabe VP flees Zimbabwe anti-corruption probe

Zimbabwe's former vice president on Monday fled from anti-corruption questioning after he was summoned over alleged criminal abuse of office, ...

Two EFF MPs resign over CR17 campaign money

Two EFF MPs have resigned from Parliament and the political party's central command team over money they received from ANC ...

Messi, Zlatan nominated for FIFA goal of the year

Lausanne - Lionel Messi and Zlatan Ibrahimovic are the star names on the 10-player short-list announced on Monday by FIFA ...

Zimbabwe deploys security forces over banned march

Troops and police were out in force in Zimbabwe's second city of Bulawayo on Monday blocking a planned opposition march, ...

FROM THE FIELD: Green wall of opportunities grows in the Sahel

The Sahel region of Africa stretches across the continent eastwards from the Atlantic Ocean and is located south of the ...

Radebe was wrong to axe Necsa board members - here's why

The North Gauteng Court on Friday ruled that the removal of two board members from the South African Nuclear Energy ...

SABC to fight 'irregular appointments' as it heads to Labour Court

The South African Broadcasting Corporation will on Tuesday head to the Labour Court in a bid to have some 28 ...

Oosthuizen: It's special to be in Ernie's Presidents Cup team

Cape Town - SA's top ranked golfer Louis Oosthuizen said he is "excited" for this year's Presidents Cup after he ...

Isa shock omission from Argentina Rugby World Cup squad

Isa shock omission from Argentina Rugby World Cup squad 2019-08-19 18:27share this Mario Ledesma (Gallo Images) Related Links Veteran Parra ...

PSL sponsors getting itchy feet amid SABC blackout

Cape Town - Heavyweight Premier Soccer League (PSL) sponsors are eager to see a resolution to the current impasse between ...

Chad declares emergency in east after dozens die in ethnic violence

Chad's President Idriss Deby declared a state of emergency in two eastern provinces on Sunday, authorising summary shootings to "save ...

Sudan's Bashir 'got $90m from Saudi royals'

Omar al-Bashir received $90m in cash from Saudi royals, an investigator told a court at the opening on Monday of ...

Tuesday's weather: Cool day ahead, light rain in the east

It will be a mostly cool day ahead, with light rain in places in the east on Tuesday. Otherwise, it ...

Nurse accused of forcing woman to eat dog faeces granted bail

The Cape Town nurse accused of making another woman eat dog poo has been granted bail but will be under ...

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Libyans, facing political and economic collapse, lament Western help

It's been eight years since the NATO-led military intervention in Libya. Many analysts consider the action a crucial step forward ...

When risk is part of the job

If someone asked me for the prototypical aid worker security incident report, I would offer some version of the above. ...

'Shocked' Nigeria FA want to help baned coach Siasia clear his name

Abuja - The Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) said on Monday that they were "shocked" by a life ban on former ...

UN, US Honor Humanitarian Workers on World Humanitarian Day

GENEVA - The United Nations is paying special tribute on World Humanitarian Day to the tens of thousands of women ...

Experts: Women Make Peacekeeping Missions More Effective

ACCRA, GHANA - Women, peace and security are on the agenda at a military conference in Ghana this week, where ...

Under Pressure, IS Militants in Somalia Look to Ethiopia

Islamic State militants in Somalia say they will release jihadist materials in Amharic - a step unmistakably aimed at winning ...

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