Ramaphosa chairs ILO meeting preparing landmark report

President Cyril Ramaphosa’s in Geneva today co-chairing a gathering finalizing a report on the  international direction labour is taking. He’s draw heavily on his experience as one of South Africa’s top trade unionists before becoming a billionaire businessman. At the headquarters of the International Labour Organisation, President Cyril Ramaphosa and Swedish Prime Minister Stefan Löfven  […]

Foreign minister Sisulu heads for bilateral forum in Russia

Minister  of International Relations and Cooperation Lindiwe Sisulu heads to Russia for the meeting of body driving bilateral relations. The Committee on Intergovernmental Trade and Economic Cooperation will be accompanied by a business forum in Moscow. Foreign Minister Lindiwe Sisulu will meet with Russia’s Natural Resources and Environment Minister Dimitry Kobylkin. ITEC was formed under […]

US cuts back its already small troop strength in Africa

The United States is reducing its already small troop deployment in Africa. The cuts represent the Pentagon’s shift from counter terror to great power competition with China and Russia. The US Africa Command says the cuts to the 7 200 American troops on the continent will amount to less that ten percent. Operations in Somalia, […]