The photographic exhibition on Child Soldiers is at the Alliance Française of Pretoria until April 17. Not to be missed!
In a statement released a day after Uganda’s President Yoweri Museveni signed a new law severely criminalising homosexual acts, South Africa has responded to what world leaders have called odious legislation that contravenes basic human rights.
Shaun De Waal, M&G, 25 Feb 2014
South Africa will seek clarification from various countries about their laws on sexual orientation, a government official said on Tuesday.
International relations department spokesman Clayson Monyela said government had noted the recent global issues on lesbians, gays, bisexuals, transsexuals, and intersexuals (LGBTI).
Sapa, Sowetan, 26 Feb 2014
The United Nations has made former South African deputy president Phumzile Mlambo-Ngcuka head of the gender equality body UN Women.
Mail & Guardian
The ousted president of the Central African Republic, Francois Bozize, has left Cameroon, where he fled in March after rebels seized power. Sources said Mr Bozize was bound for South Africa.