Daily Archives : 4th June 2010

South Africa: Socio-economic benefits of Soccer World Cup

South Africa: Socio-economic benefits of Soccer World Cup

As the 2010 soccer World Cup in South Africa kicks of Friday 11th May, the question of what South Africa and the rest of the continent actually gains from hosting this mega-event is raised more frequently. In terms of the…

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DRC: Calls for investigation over activist's death

DRC: Calls for investigation over activist's death

Amnesty International (AI) has called on the government to launch a thorough, impartial and independent investigation into the death of one of the country’s leading human rights activists. The UN secretary general Ban Ki-Moon has also called for an independent…

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