[New Zimbabwe] While South Africa and other countries in the region are ready to help, only Zimbabweans have the solutions to the country’s problems, a Cabinet Minister in President Cyril Ramaphosa’s government has said.
[The Herald] Government has suspended importation of live cloven hoofed animals and related products from South Africa with immediate effect.
[The New Humanitarian] Addis Ababa -The long-dormant border crossings re-opened with such fanfare between Eritrea and Ethiopia last year as a symbol of warming relations are all now closed – but that isn’t stopping a steady flow of Eritrean refugees from fleeing across the heavily militarised frontier.
[The Conversation Africa] South Africa has taken steps towards strengthening mental health care in the last 20 years. These include reforming the Mental Health Care Act 2002 and developing a National Mental Health Policy Framework and Strategic Plan 2013-2020.
[GroundUp] Long queues, no toilets: the closure of the old paypoints leaves pensioners in the lurch
[Zimbabwe Standard] The Victoria Falls, on the mighty Zambezi River between Zimbabwe and Zambia, is one of the world’s seven wonders and arguably the largest waterfall by width and depth.
[VOA] Washington -Nearly 300 people – the bulk in Nigeria and the U.S.
[SAnews.gov.za] The South African embassy in Lagos, Nigeria, remains temporarily closed after coming under attack, the Department of International Relations and Cooperation (Dirco) said on Thursday.
[The Conversation Africa] Each year, violent communal conflict between groups is witnessed in a number of African countries. It is often organised along identity lines
[Thomson Reuters Foundation] Nairobi -Three major U.S. brands vowed to crack down on abuse in Lesotho factories making their jeans on Thursday after an investigation found women were forced into sex to keep their jobs.