Ebola

Ebola virus disease (EVD), one of the deadliest viral diseases, was discovered in 1976 when two consecutive outbreaks of fatal hemorrhagic fever occurred in different parts of Central Africa. The first outbreak occurred in the Democratic Republic of Congo (formerly Zaire) in a village near the Ebola River, which gave the virus its name. The… Continue reading Ebola

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Ebola – Mozambique – Malawi – DRCongo

  AND OUR BORDERS ARE OPEN TO ALL THOSE FROM AFRICA Mozambique has yet to report an Ebola case, but DRC’s regional neighbours have been on high alert while the World Health Organization (WHO) has elevated the crisis to a global health emergency.   Mozambique on Saturday set up disease checkpoints along its border with Malawi… Continue reading Ebola – Mozambique – Malawi – DRCongo

South Africa – trade of illicit drugs and trafficking

  It is unbelievable that so many kilograms of drug somehow find its way through our borders and the worst part is the effect it has on our daily lives.  According to the US State Department in their 2017 International Narcotics Control Strategy Report “South Africa is the largest market for illicit drugs and trafficking. … Continue reading South Africa – trade of illicit drugs and trafficking

Ghana – Ahmed Hussein-Suale killed

17 January 2019 - Undercover journalist Ahmed Hussein-Suale has been shot and killed in #Ghana following an exposé about corruption in the country's football leagues. The murder comes after lawmaker Kennedy Agyapong appeared on TV and offered supporters money to "break his ears" and "beat him". Sad news, but we shall not be silenced. Rest… Continue reading Ghana – Ahmed Hussein-Suale killed

China in Africa and South Africa

Hul onversadigde mag na beheer, kontrole en minerale - wat ook die vervaardiging van wapens insluit.   Heelwat tenders is al in Afrika geplaas en bekende swart leiers is gebruik om tenders te bekom vir die bou van infrastruktuur vir die Chinese. They want land and they want control.  China's hunger for natural resources has set… Continue reading China in Africa and South Africa