Community health worker Marrion Thomson teaches children how to wash their hands

Ebola: British aid reaches 8 million

Charities belonging to the UK Disasters Emergency Committee say they have now reached 8 million people in West Africa living with Ebola. This is the latest press release. Martin “Member agencies of the Disasters Emergency Committee have reached over 8 million people in the fight to tackle the devastating Ebola crisis in west Africa. Over…

King Mswati III

SwaziJustice: a tipping point for Africa’s most quietly repressive nation

Tomorrow (Monday 3rd November) the appeals of two human rights lawyers – Thulani Maseko and journalist Bheki Makhubu begin in Swaziland Martin By Jeffrey Smith & an anonymous co-author Source:http://www.okayafrica.com/news/swazijustice-a-tipping-point-for-swaziland-africas-most-quietly-repressive-nation/ Normally when your government tries to take away your home, get you fired from your job, and throw you into prison, you’d first seek out…