2014: A turbulent year in SA politics
Today at 10:36, SAST
It's been a stormy year for SA politics. Africa Check looks back at dodgy data, political spin, false claims, bogus qualifications and conspiracies.
Community klaar with Finnish mine
A major source of income and jobs is on hold while the company tries to find a solution
Source: Mail & Guardian Online
Fifa agrees to release Garcia report
Today at 13:55, SAST
Fifa changes its mind and agrees to publish a "legally appropriate version" of a disputed report into allegations of World Cup bidding corruption.
Eight children found dead in Cairns
Today at 09:15, SAST
Eight children are found dead at a home in Cairns, Australia, reportedly after stabbings, with the mother of at least seven suffering stab wounds.
Source: BBC News
Nigeria: Preventing Urban Epidemics Through Community Buy-In
Yesterday at 17:23, SAST
[allAfrica]Abuja -Okechukwu Ndaguba sits at a table in a noisy conference room at the Jades Hotel in Nigeria’s capital city, summoning strength for the last day of a planning session about a new health insurance scheme.
Africa: The Good, the Bad and the Ugly of 2014
Today at 14:05, SAST
[ISS]Africa is not a country. What might have been an excellent year for some was a disaster for others. For protesters in Burkina Faso who have known only one ruler for the last 27 years, 2014 was a very good year.
Source: All Africa