Africa In The News

78 killed in CAR truck crash

JOHANNESBURG, July 6 – The Central African Republic (CAR) is battling political turmoil, violence between armed groups and the regular massacre of unarmed civilians, so the latest death of 78 people killed, and dozens injured, in a truck accident was yet more bad news for the embattled country. On Wednesday, a doctor reported that Tuesday’s […]

In The News South Africa

Death of SABC producer Venter a “monumental loss” – Sanco

JOHANNESBURG, June 30– The South African National Civic Organisation (Sanco) has described the death of one of the so-called South African Broadcasting Corporation (SABC) 8 and senior current affairs producer at SABC radio station RSG, Suna Venter Venter as a “monumental loss”. “Venter was a courageous journalist who stood against bullies that were proxies of those who had captured […]