Archive for: December, 2017

Trump under fire for blaming AIDS on Nigerians

Fighting HIV Aids in Nigeria

from EMEKA OKONKWO in Abuja, Nigeria ABUJA, (CAJ News) – UNITED States President, Donald Trump, has come under criticism for alleging Nigerians were to blame for the prevalence of HIV/AIDS in his country. The controversial politician who came to power in 2016 has been quoted as saying 40 000 Nigerian nationals, alongside an almost equal […]

EXCLUSIVE: Migrants put extra festive shift to tackle January Disease

Zimbabwean mechanic, Themba Mpofu operating in Bramley. Photo, Savious Kwinika, CAJ News

by SAVIOUS KWINIKA Editor-In-Chief JOHANNESBURG, (CAJ News) – CAUGHT on the proverbial horns of a dilemma, many foreign nationals in South Africa have forgone the temptation of visiting their home countries, instead opting to work during the festive season. The migrants, who are mostly self-employed, did not break for the Christmas festivities are eager to […]

Israel’s OTI in East African health solutions deal

Zambian flag

by AKANI CHAUKE JOHANNESBURG, (CAJ News) – ON Track Innovations (OTI), the Israeli-based firm, has concluded a US$1 million deal to supply its patient information smart cards and biometric verification technology to Zambia and some East African countries in 2018. Besides Zambia, OTI’s South African subsidiary will deliver the technology to Kenya, South Sudan and […]

African kids under attack at shocking scale

Nigeria child suicide bombers

from EMEKA OKONKWO in Abuja, Nigeria ABUJA, (CAJ News) – THE Boko Haram has forced at least 135 children to act as suicide bombers in northeast Nigeria and Cameroon in 2017. This is almost five times the number in the previous year. In South Sudan, over 2 300 children have been killed or injured since […]

Mining industry welcomes new Zimbabwe regime

Mining Indaba

from DION HENRICK in Cape Town CAPE TOWN, (CAJ News) – ORGANISERS of the annual African Mining Indaba are hopeful of progress in Zimbabwe’s mining sector under the new regime of President Emmerson Mnangagwa. The veteran politician took over from longtime leader Robert Mugabe under whose watch the industry suffered a massive decline, partly blamed […]

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