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US dad in SA ‘religious cult’ living in tents with children faces charges of ‘international ...

Independent online (SA) 07 Oct 2022
It was said that he joined a religious cult here, and he and his children were living in the veld in tents. The father, who may not be identified to safeguard his mostly underage children, came to South Africa towards the end of October last year ... He was also intending to tour Africa with the children and insisted he was not in the wrong.
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India investigates cough syrups after child deaths in Gambia

Press TV 07 Oct 2022
Indian authorities have launched investigation into cough syrups made by a local pharmaceutical company after the World Health Organization blamed them for the deaths of 66 children in the West Africa country of Gambia. The death of 66 children in the Gambia could deal a major ...
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DNA Special: WHO reveals how cough syrups turned out to be sweet poison for children ...

DNA India 07 Oct 2022
Harrowing news from the West African country the Gambia revealed how sweet-tasting cough syrup, which is preferred by small children over bitter tablets, turned into poison for many such children in the country ... READ . Cough syrups suspected in deaths of children in Africa not sold in India, says government; samples sent for testing.
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Restore state institutions to take people out of the cycle of poverty

Mail Guardian South Africa 07 Oct 2022
Reflection and time mean I can be more critical of this experience, even disdainful, however, that would be dishonest because I lived through the efforts of making the white enclave that was my school a place where, children, white children in particular, could learn what it meant to be part of the new South Africa.
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Springfield HS students pack meals for country of Lesotho

Springfield News-Sun 07 Oct 2022
More than 100 Springfield High School students donned hairnets and plastic gloves Thursday to pack tens of thousands of nutritious meals for the children of Lesotho in southern Africa. ExplorePHOTOS ... Lesotho, pronounced luh-SOO-too, is one of the world’s 30 poorest countries, where children suffer from chronic malnutrition ... In Other News. 1 ... 8 election.
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Indian origin family killed in California: Former employee Jesus Salgado arrested, suspect had long dispute ...

DNA India 07 Oct 2022
The suspect in the kidnapping and killing of a central California family was a former employee who had a longstanding dispute with them that 'got pretty nasty', a sheriff said Thursday ... READ . J-K ... READ . Cough syrups suspected in deaths of children in Africa not sold in India, says government; samples sent for testing ... .
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Equality row over NI college’s use of funds to back Christian group’s Uganda work

Belfast Telegraph 07 Oct 2022
Enter email address ... Mr Gaston said the charity supports the poorest and most vulnerable children and young people in east Africa to access education, training, clean water and as such improves livelihoods ... In a video filmed in Africa, SERC CEO Mr Ken Webb says a 30-acre site was supplied by the Church of Uganda on which to build the institute ... .
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‘Kidnapper’ dad of four denied leave to appeal for bail

Independent online (SA) 06 Oct 2022
Cape Town - A father of four who brought his children to South Africa from the US, has been denied an application for leave to appeal for bail while he faces extradition on charges of International Parental Kidnapping ... Three of his children were minors, and one was 18 ... “He was also intending touring Africa with the children.
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Indian pharma company Maiden pharmaceuticals tied to 66 deaths in Africa: All you need to know | Mint

Live Mint 06 Oct 2022
Indian drug manufacturer, Maiden pharmaceuticals garnered worldwide attention after the World Health Organisation (WHO) issued an alert on its medical cough syrups for their potential links with deaths of around 66 children in Gambia, Africa ... deaths of children in Gamibia, Africa.
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Gauteng Department of Social Development warns social media users on dangers of human trafficking

Independent online (SA) 06 Oct 2022
Social isolation and lockdowns have led to more people spending time on the internet, increasing the online sexual exploitation especially of children,” said the department ... Every year, worldwide, men, women and children fall into the hands of traffickers in their own countries and abroad. South Africa has not been spared from this.
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WHO warns about 4 Indian cough syrups: Know side effects of cough syrups before giving ...

DNA India 06 Oct 2022
WHO has said these four cough syrups as contaminated" and "substandard could be the reason behind the deaths of the 66 Children in Gambia, West Africa.
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ImpactHER Founder, Efe Ukala, Makes Global Heroes Women Executives Role Model List 2022

This Day 06 Oct 2022
... support organisation in Africa ... She added that the recognition renews her commitment to doing her best to ensure that women in Africa and all around the world have access to opportunities that would improve their lives, the lives of their children, family, as well as businesses.
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Thusi Mbedu thanks South Africans for ‘showing up’ for her

Independent online (SA) 06 Oct 2022
Mbedu and other members of the film’s cast including Siv Ngesi and John Boyega visited the non-profit organisation, Save the Children South Africa, as well as Daliwonga Secondary School and the Wits School of Arts among other places where they interacted with fans and held “warrior training” in the build-up to the film.
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Thuso Mbedu thanks South Africans for ‘showing up’ for her

Independent online (SA) 06 Oct 2022
Mbedu and other members of the film’s cast including Siv Ngesi and John Boyega visited the non-profit organisation, Save the Children South Africa, as well as Daliwonga Secondary School and the Wits School of Arts among other places where they interacted with fans and held “warrior training” in the build-up to the film.
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Hopping on the ‘Busload of Books Tour’

LI Herald 06 Oct 2022
Matthew Swanson and Robbi Behr, their four children, and their dog Dumbles at the Book Fairies Freeport Book Bank at 70 N ... The free event attracted children from across Freeport, but was geared toward those coming from low-income communities ... A number of books even ship overseas to other countries through the U.S.-Africa Children’s Fellowship.

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