Enough Violence against Women and Children, killings – September 2019

  Demanded - Cape Town - Outside the CTICC, protesters want the president to address them. “We are going to shut down South Africa" Police have arrested protesters who were gathered outside the Cape Town International Convention Centre (CTICC) where the World Economic Forum on Africa is taking place.   The protesters took to the streets over… Continue reading Enough Violence against Women and Children, killings – September 2019

Protesters Cape Town – WEF 4 September 2019

  It's day one of the  2019 World Economic Forum and it's already marred by protests.   Police fired stun grenades and water cannons at protesters.   The protesters demanded to be addressed by President Cyril Ramaphosa. Scores of women demonstrated against South Africa's "femicide epidemic" as the World Economic Forum on Africa kicks off in Cape Town… Continue reading Protesters Cape Town – WEF 4 September 2019

Ramaphosa at World Economic Forum Cape Town

  South African business leaders on Wednesday urged President Cyril Ramaphosa to push through reforms faster to lift the economy and curb investment outflows, as executives and policymakers gathered for a continental economic summit.   Frustration is building in Africa’s most industrialised economy. Ramaphosa has promised sweeping reforms, but growth remains below 1% a year and… Continue reading Ramaphosa at World Economic Forum Cape Town