Wednesday, June 23, 2021

Eskom: SA has not signed nuclear deal

Pretoria - South Africa has not signed any nuclear deal, Eskom said on Monday.Responding to last week's media reports alleging that a nuclear deal has been signed, Eskom reiterated the remarks made by National Treasury that no deal has been signed.Esko...

Risk of Death from Starvation Grows in Africa

GENEVA � United Nations and international aid agencies warn the chances are growing for mass deaths from starvation in the Horn of Africa, Yemen, Nigeria, and South Sudan. Lack of money is pushing the humanitarian crisis ever closer.Aid agencies are haunted by the specter of the 2011 famine in the…

Home Affairs sets record straight on citizenship

Pretoria � The Department of Home Affairs says it applies the law when it determines and records the identity and status of persons.The statement follows media reports claiming that the South African Human Rights Commission (SAHRC) may probe why children born to foreign parents are not automatically awarded citizenship.The reports…