The cost of medical practice insurance isn't cheap and is one of the reasons why going to some specialists can be so very dear to the pocket.
Today the Western Cape High Court was due to hear arguments from the WLC, the State, and interested parties on whether the failure to recognize Muslim marriages, among others, discriminates against women. Additional information The ongoing violation of the human rights of women in Muslim marriages has been the subject of a more than a decade law reform process.
This process to all intents and purposes have been abandoned.
One of those stats left an indelible mark in activist Nelisa Ngqulana's mind: the Western Cape did not only have the most murder hot-spots out of all the provinces but Nyanga (her hometown) topped the list as SA's murder capital… After witnessing someone being shot outside her father's home in Nyanga – Nelisa decided to take action and created a petition for another police station to be built in the area.
The petition has over 650 signatures thus far and counting. Additional information Sign the petition here: https://awethu.amandla.mobi/petitions/build-another-police-station-in-nyanga-cape-town Nyanga, which has a population of 57, 996 according to the 2011 Census, has one police station.
One of the protesters told Ground Up they were protesting because they were desperate.
"The city thinks they can come and demolish people's houses and not provide them with anything. We backyarders are being chased out of the places we stay in everyday and have nowhere to go," she said.
Additional info: Spina Bifida is a birth defect where there is incomplete closing of the backbone and membranes around the spinal cord.
Cassidy has had 63 operations in her short lifetime, including 8 brain operations in a single month to save her life Cassidy first saw wheelchair dancing on TV and expressed her desire to try it.
The 2 for the price of 1 special has been running for what seems like ages – but alas it will draw to a close at the end of the month.
The Monday Buy One Get One Free burger special will be replaced and patrons will be able to purchase a burger for R50 and a sauce at a discounted price.
Cameroon has forcibly returned 100 000 Nigerian refugees. Operations in some parts of the expansive Dadaab refugee camp have been paralysed after the United Nations refugee agency shut one of its offices. Guinea-Bissau reaps reward as the world goes nuts for one of its main export, cashews.