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SAF Park at Center of Rhino Poaching Crisis

Posted April 5th, 2012 at 6:05 am (UTC-5)
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The South African government says rhinoceros poaching is on the rise this year, with the greatest losses in the Kruger National Park. Environment Minister Edna Molewa says 159 rhinos have been killed across South Africa this year, and the majority of the killings occurred in the park. “The Kruger National Park continues to bear the […]

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SAF Park at Center of Rhino Poaching Crisis

Posted April 5th, 2012 at 4:10 am (UTC-5)
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The South African government says rhinoceros poaching is on the rise this year, with the greatest losses in the Kruger National Park. Environment Minister Edna Molewa says 159 rhinos have been killed across South Africa this year, and the majority of the killings occurred in the park. “The Kruger National Park continues to bear the […]

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ANC Says Youth Leader’s Suspension Stands

Posted April 5th, 2012 at 2:05 am (UTC-5)
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VIDEO: WEB: TYPE: OCN )) A spokesman for South Africa’s ruling African National Congress says the party’s constitution prohibits ANC youth president Julius Malema from appealing his temporary suspension. The ANC’s National Disciplinary Committee suspended Malema for 30 days this week. The outspoken youth leader is also barred from attending all party activities during the […]

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Mandela leaves Hospital After Minor Surgery

Posted February 26th, 2012 at 8:05 am (UTC-5)
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A South African spokesman says former president Nelson Mandela has been released from the hospital after a surgical procedure for a “long-standing” abdominal condition. President Jacob Zuma office said Sunday the doctors found nothing “seriously wrong” with the 93-year-old anti-apartheid icon. Defense Minister Lindiwe Sisulu said Sunday, Mr. Mandela had a tiny camera inserted into […]

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South African Spokesman: Mandela Doing Well, Hospital Release Expected Soon

Posted February 26th, 2012 at 7:35 am (UTC-5)
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A South African spokesman says former president Nelson Mandela is doing well and could be released from the hospital as early as Sunday after a surgical procedure for a “long-standing” abdominal condition. Defense Minister Lindiwe Sisulu said Sunday, the 93-year-old anti-apartheid icon had a tiny camera inserted into his stomach Saturday after his planned admission […]

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Mandela Hospitalized for Abdominal Pains

Posted February 25th, 2012 at 6:15 pm (UTC-5)
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Former South African President Nelson Mandela underwent a diagnostic procedure in a Johannesburg hospital Saturday for a “long-standing” abdominal condition. The country’s current president, Jacob Zuma, said in a statement that the 93-year-old anti-apartheid icon was in no danger and is expected to leave the hospital Sunday or Monday. Using Mr. Mandela’s affectionate clan name, […]

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Mandela Undergoes Diagnostic Procedure at Johannesburg Hospital

Posted February 25th, 2012 at 12:45 pm (UTC-5)
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Former South African President Nelson Mandela underwent a diagnostic procedure in a Johannesburg hospital on Saturday for what is described as a “long-standing abdominal complaint.” The country’s president, Jacob Zuma, reported in a statement that the 93-year-old anti-apartheid icon was in no danger and is expected to leave the hospital Sunday or Monday. Using Mr. […]

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Mandela Hospitalized But ‘No Need to Worry’

Posted February 25th, 2012 at 9:15 am (UTC-5)
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Former South African President Nelson Mandela has been admitted to a Johannesburg hospital for what is described as “long-standing abdominal complaint.” A spokesman for South Africa’s ruling party, Keith Khosa, says the 93-year-old anti-apartheid icon is in the hospital for a planned checkup and that surgery is not planned. He said “there is no need […]

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SAF Political Spokesman Says Nelson Mandela Hospital Admission Was Planned

Posted February 25th, 2012 at 7:05 am (UTC-5)
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A spokesman for South Africa’s ruling party says former president Nelson Mandela’s admission to a hospital in Johannesburg Saturday was planned on advice from his doctors. Keith Khosa of the African Nation Congress said an operation is not part of Mr. Mandela’s care for an ongoing stomach ailment. Earlier Saturday, President Jacob Zuma issued a […]

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Former S. African President Nelson Mandela Hospitalized

Posted February 25th, 2012 at 4:55 am (UTC-5)
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Former South African President Nelson Mandela has been admitted to a hospital in Johannesburg on advice from his doctors. President Jacob Zuma issued a statement Saturday saying that Mr. Mandela has had “a long-standing abdominal complaint and doctors feel it needs proper specialist medical attention.” Mr. Zuma expressed get-well wishes from the South African people […]

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