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Drugs, porn unearthed at al-Shabaab hideout

Wild African giraffes run in terror in the Boni National Reserve in Garrisa County, Kenya

From MARIA MACHARIA in Nairobi, Kenya NAIROBI, (CAJ News) – KENYAN soldiers have found sexual paraphernalia and drugs during a raid at a terrorists’ hideout northeast of the country. The army said the alleged al-Shabaab members in the Boni Forest deserted the camp after the raid, leaving behind a trail of pornographic DVDs,condoms, several empty alcohol bottles […]

Dutch e-learning specialist launches in South Africa


By TECHNOLOGY REPORTER JOHANNESBURG, (CAJ News) – DUTCH-based learning technology company, aNewSpring, has expanded to South Africa. It has opened a new office in Johannesburg with exclusive distributor, New Leaf Technologies. Co-owner, Rene Persoon, previously announced the plans at the recently held E-learning Insights 2017 conference in Cape Town and Johannesburg. aNewSpring has been working with New […]

Voice still outstrips data in business

Voice vs data

By AKANI CHAUKE JOHANNESBURG, (CAJ News) – BUSINESSES have to invest in state-of-the-art voice services that will further their commercial objectives. The counsel by a local technology executive comes as the ratio of voice-based to data-based communication still leans heavily towards voice. “The lion’s share of commercial communication still takes place by people actually talking to each other. […]

Hundreds of kids killed, jailed in DRC upheaval

DRC upheaval

From JEAN KASSONGO in Kinshasa, DRC KINSHASA, (CAJ News) – AT least 100 children have been killed and 400 others arrested in the ongoing anarchy in the Democratic republic of Congo. More than 1 000 cases of children, often younger than 15, are used as combatants or human shields after recruitment as soldiers in the […]

Thousands stranded after Sudanese hospitals closure

Sudanese hospitals

From RAJI BASHIR in Khartoum, Sudan KHARTOUM, (CAJ News) – MORE than 600 000 people are without access to primary health care following the closure of some 50 hospitals in crisis-torn Sudan. Insufficient funding has led to the closure of the health facilities in the eastern regions of the country. The cash-strapped government and humanitarian […]


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