2012-03-13 04:56:54Future of Unesco Science Prize Still in Doubt[SciDev.Net]
A controversial US$3 million research prize, seen by many African countries as the first science award 'given by Africans for Africans', has been formally adopted by UNESCO after years of wrangling - but it remains uncertain whether the prize will be awarded any time soon.
Tuesday, 10-21-14, 13:49Pistorius Taken to Prison[SAPA]Pretoria -Oscar Pistorius looked like he was about to cry as he made his way down to the holding cells below the High Court in Pretoria on Tuesday, after being sentenced to five years behind bars.
Tuesday, 10-21-14, 13:39Strengthening School Feeding in West Africa[WFP]In late September, the Ministers of Education in West and Central Africa held a side mini-summit on school feeding during the sixteenth session of the World Forum for Children and Nutrition in Johannesburg.
Tuesday, 10-21-14, 13:34SADC Mediator Arrives in Lesotho[CAJ News]Johannesburg -SOUTH Africa Deputy President, Cyril Ramaphosa, is in Lesotho to help resolve the political problems in the country.