SA Mediclinic Seeks Growth in UK Aging Population
South African hospitals group Mediclinic International is buying almost a third of Britain's Spire Healthcare (entering a market it said was ripe for growth as private players account for a small fraction of the healthcare sector.
Health Clinic on Wheels for SA
Philips South Africa and the Rhiza Foundation today launched their “mobile clinic” project focusing on delivering basic primary healthcare to thousands of people living in townships that have little or no access to healthcare facilities.
Fundraiser Flashmob in KZN Kwikspar
Hillcrest Kwitkspar turned in to an all singing, all dancing, flashmob by KZN boys school Kearsney College and the Hillcrest Aids Centre Trust. Funds raised as part of the event went to the Hillcrest Aids Centre Trust.
The Sound of a Generation Free of HIV
650 babies are born HIV positive every day. Together, we can bring that to zero.
Drastic Reduction In HIV/Aids Related Deaths, Prompts Hospice To Change To Child Care Unit
For many of these children, the hopes of becoming a nurse, a teacher or fireman are now within reach. However, the prevalence of developmental delays in children infected with HIV is very high and, coupled with the multiple risk factors associated with poverty, have left our country’s children vulnerable and unable to cope at school.
Source: The Good News
Judge says more court delays 'unfair' to Malema
Today at 12:38, SAST
The case against Julius Malema may have been struck off the roll, but the charges remain unanswered.
Who protects the public protector?
Today at 07:47, SAST
Thuli Madonsela has warned that the people of South Africa will not allow her office, and by extension the Constitution, to be trampled on.
Source: Mail & Guardian Online
German prosecutor axed in treason row
Today at 21:09, SAST
Germany's justice minister sacks the country's top prosecutor, who had accused the government of interfering with a treason investigation.
Russia renews bid for Arctic regions
Today at 16:09, SAST
President Putin renews Russia's claim to about 1.2 million sq km (463,000 sq miles) of the Arctic shelf in a new submission to the United Nations.
Source: BBC News
Nigeria: Now Obama Must Visit Nigeria
Today at 17:19, SAST
[AfricaPlus] The hope that the July 20 meeting between President Barack Obama and President Muhammadu Buhari would heal the rift between their countries concerning the fight against Boko Haram was not fully realized.
Africa: Obama vs. Dictatorship, Corruption
Today at 17:12, SAST
[African Arguments] I had expected President Obama to say some tough things to Africa's rulers at the African Union in Addis Ababa last week but I expected him to make the criticisms discreetly, by inference rather than directly. He didn't.
Source: All Africa