Daily Archives: July 16, 2019

South African Musician Johnny Clegg Dies at 66

JOHANNESBURG – Johnny Clegg, a South African musician who performed in defiance of racial barriers imposed under the country’s apartheid system decades ago and celebrated its new democracy under Nelson Mandela, died Tuesday after a battle with pancreatic cancer. He …

Children Hardest Hit by Ebola Epidemic in DR Congo

GENEVA – The current Ebola outbreak in the Democratic Republic of Congo is affecting more children than normal. The United Nations Children’s Fund says kids represent nearly one-third of current total cases, compared to about 20 percent in previous outbreaks. …

Seychelles hosts eastern African nations to develop quality assurance in technical and vocational training

The Seychelles is hosting other countries from East Africa in a session to develop a framework for quality assurance in Technical, Vocational Education and Training (TVET) qualifications.

The three-day session opened on Monday at the Savoy Resort and Spa in …

Seychelles hosts eastern African nations to develop quality assurance in technical and vocational training

The Seychelles is hosting other countries from East Africa in a session to develop a framework for quality assurance in Technical, Vocational Education and Training (TVET) qualifications.

The three-day session opened on Monday at the Savoy Resort and Spa in …

President Danny Faure tells his United Seychelles political party he will run in 2020

President Danny Faure is the only candidate to submit an expression of interest to be the United Seychelles party’s presidential candidate for the 2020 elections, the party’s chief executive said on Tuesday.

Andy Jean-Louis, who is also the party’s Secretary-General, …