Daily Archives: June 6, 2016

First Annual Africa Liberty Forum, June 9 – 10, Championing the Growth of Independence, Good Governance, and Liberty in Africa

WASHINGTON, June 6, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — The Africa Liberty Forum, co-hosted by Atlas Network and Ghana-based IMANI Center for Policy and Education, brings together friends of Africa’s freedom movement to learn from one another how to effectively advance free-market reforms. During the two-day special event, participants will attend interactive sessions and hear from distinguished speakers like […]

South Africa: Sending Texts to Hypertension Patients May Help Them Stick to Treatment

Each year more than nine million people die as a result of high blood pressure, 80% of them in low- and middle-income countries. Hypertension is one of the leading causes of cardiovascular diseases such as strokes, heart attacks and heart failure. One …

South Africa’s Green Nation Status Improves – Global Status Report

The world experienced its largest increase in green, renewable energy in 2015, adding over 147 gigawatts of wind, solar and other alternative energy power to the global grid, according to the Renewables 2016 Global Status Report, released on 1 June by …

Terror alert: No need to panic – Minister

The security services will continue to work on matters of violent extremism and terrorism and ensure the safety of all citizens and residents, says State Security Minister David Mahlobo.”We remain a strong and stable democratic country and there is no …