Policy, Law, Economics and Politics - Deepening Democracy through Access to Information
This privately-owned website is operated and maintained by Creamer Media
We have detected that the browser you are using is no longer supported. As a result, some content may not display correctly.
We suggest that you upgrade to the latest version of any of the following browsers:
         
close notification
24 April 2017
                       
 
1
2
 
 
 
18 Apr 2017
 
 
 
 
Daily Podcast – April 18, 2017
podcast
Making headlines: De Lille to address Cape Town drought intervention plans World must aid famine-threatened Nigeria to avoid 'mass exodus' And, opposition parties to march in Limpopo to protest...
 
 
 
 
World must aid famine-threatened Nigeria to avoid 'mass exodus'
FAMINE
The devastation wrought by Boko Haram, which has left millions of people in northeast Nigeria on the brink of famine, could exacerbate Europe's migration crisis if the world fails to act urgently,...
 
 
12 Apr 2017
 
Starvation stalks Nigeria, Somalia, South Sudan, Yemen
FOOD AID
The risk of mass starvation in four countries - Nigeria, Somalia, South Sudan and Yemen - is rapidly rising due to drought and conflict, the United Nations refugee agency has warned. About...
 
 
29 Mar 2017
 
Millions of children face starvation in Africa, Yemen
FOOD AID
Millions of children are on the brink of starvation in the worst humanitarian crisis in decades, the United Nations Children’s Fund (Unicef) has warned, urgently calling for nearly $255-million to...
 
 
23 Mar 2017
 
Africa can’t get counter-terrorism wrong again
INSTITUTE FOR SECURITY STUDIES
By any measure, Africa’s fight against terrorism has been a failure. Since it launched the fight in earnest nearly three decades ago in 1992, in the aftermath of a wave of violence from Islamist...
 
 
23 Sep 2016
 
Will changes in Boko Haram leadership revive local support?
INSTITUTE FOR SECURITY STUDIES
Local support for the so-called West Africa Province of the Islamic State (more commonly referred to as Boko Haram) has always been a nebulous subject. Often measured in terms of recruitment, local...
 
 
19 May 2016
 
 
 
Daily Podcast – May 19, 2016
podcast
Making headlines: The EFF says no amount of violence will deter them Nigerian schoolgirl rescued after two years as Boko Haram captive. And, Tshwane takes name change battle to ConCourt.
 
 
Nigerian schoolgirl rescued after two years as Boko Haram captive
SECURITY
A Nigerian teenager kidnapped by Boko Haram more than two years ago has been rescued, the first of more than 200 girls seized in a raid on their school in Chibok town to return from captivity in...
 
 
15 Apr 2016
 
THINK AGAIN: What does #BringBackOurGirls mean for Buhari?
INSTITUTE FOR SECURITY STUDIES
Two years ago today, on 14 April 2014, the tiny north-east Nigerian village of Chibok became internationally synonymous with a brutal crime: the kidnapping of 276 teenage schoolgirls from their...
 
 
03 Feb 2016
 
 
 
Daily Podcast – February 03, 2016
podcast
Making headlines: Zuma tells Concourt that he will pay back the Nkandla money. Funding falls short for task force to fight Nigeria's Boko Haram Gauteng Premier David Makhura announces cabinet...
 
 
02 Sep 2015
 
Dead or alive: the seven lives of Boko Haram's leader
INSTITUTE FOR SECURITY STUDIES
Early in August 2015, the President of Chad, Idriss Deby, announced the death of Boko Haram leader Abubakar Shekau and a possible change in the militant group’s leadership. A purported picture of...
 
 
24 Aug 2015
 
 
 
Daily Podcast – August 24, 2015
podcast
Making headlines: Public Protector Thuli Madonsela is expected to release the Passenger Rail Agency of South Africa report. Military chiefs from the Lake Chad region finalise plans for a Boko Haram...
 
 
14 Aug 2015
 
 
 
Daily podcast – August 14, 2015
PODCAST
Making headlines: President Jacob Zuma says legislative changes will be supportive of offshore oil and gas drilling. Cosatu plans to organise the 'mother of all stay-aways'. And, six Cameroon...
 
 
22 Jul 2015
 
 
 
Daily Podcast – July 22, 2015
podcast
Making headlines: The Nkandla ad-hoc committee will visit President Jacob Zuma's homestead today. Nigerians flee to Cameroon and Niger as Boko Haram attacks border towns. And, Deputy President...
 
 
14 Jul 2015
 
 
 
Daily Podcast – July 14, 2015
podcast
Making headlines: The Congress of South African Trade Unions national congress votes and adopts credentials after a chaotic start. Suspected Boko Haram gunmen kill dozens of people in northeast...
 
 
 
                       
 
1
2
 
 
 
 
 
 
















 
 
 
 
 
  Topics on this page
 
 
 
City
 
Company
 
ISS
Gas
Continent
 
Country
 
Industry Term
 
Person
 
Region
 
Natural Feature
 
Medical Condition
 
Product
 
Movie
 
Operating System
 
Published Medium
 
Province Or State
 
Facility
 
Anniversary
 
 
 
 
 
 
Online Publishers Association
Close