Daily Archives: August 12, 2019

Computer Centre Donated by Hengtong Aberdare was Launched in Siqongweni

SUZHOU, China, Aug. 12, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — KwaZulu-Natal MEC for Education, Mr Kwazi Mshengu, officially launches a high-tech computer centre in Siqongweni High School, in Imbali Township, Pietermaritzburg on August 8. The provisions, donated by …

Early Study Results Suggest 2 Ebola Treatments Saving Lives

WASHINGTON – Two of four experimental Ebola drugs being tested in Congo seem to be saving lives, international health authorities announced Monday.

The preliminary findings prompted an early halt to a major study on the …

South Sudan Activists Ramp Up Pressure for Unity Government

JUBA – South Sudan activists on Monday began a campaign to pressure the country’s warring parties to meet a fast-approaching deadline to form a unity government as part of their 2018 peace agreement.

The Civil …

Smart Gas Cooking Seeks to Break African Cities’ Dirty Charcoal Habit

BARCELONA – The widespread use of charcoal for cooking in African cities can cause devastating damage to forests up to 300 kilometers away, scientist Sebastian Rodriguez-Sanchez found while working on energy and agriculture issues in …