South Africa

South Africa

Drie Afrikaanse kerke reik saam ’n verklaring oor die verkiesing uit

Deur Danie Mouton Die voorsitters van die Algemene vergaderings van drie Afrikaanse kerke het ‘n gesamentlike verklaring oor die komende verkiesing uitgereik waarin burgers aangemoedig word om te stem. Hulle skryf onder meer: Verantwoordelike Christene mag nie die geleentheid om ‘n positiewe invloed op die regeerders van die land uit […]

March is MSA awareness month
People South Africa

March is MSA awareness month

[notice]Great need for research and education on rare Multiple System Atrophy (MSA) condition[/notice] March has been designated MSA awareness month in order to draw attention to this rare, currently incurable neuro- degenerative illness that afflicts about one in 400 000 people. MSA if often mistaken for Parkinson’s Disease and the […]

Nuus van Oos-Kaap sendelinge in Japan
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Nuus van Oos-Kaap sendelinge in Japan

[notice ]Hieride berig is van ‘n spesiale uitgawe van die Oos-Kaapse NG Kerk nuusbrief, Grens-Pos, oor die verskriklike aardbewing, voortgaande na-skokke, die tsunami en ontplooiende kernkragkrisis in Japan. [notice] Deur Danie Mouton Drie gesinne met noue Oos-Kaapse bande werk as sendelinge in Japan. Stephan en Keiko Smithdorff, met hul gesin, […]

Japannese Christene gee Xhosa Bybels aan SA kinders
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Japannese Christene gee Xhosa Bybels aan SA kinders

“Weet julle waar is Japan? Dis baie ver, anderkant die aarde, en van doer ver af kom Miwa,” het die 80-jarige Ouma Nellie Johnson onlangs aan 40 opgewonde gesiggies van Mbekweni  verduidelik terwyl ‘n Japanese besoeker, Miwa Teauche, aan elkeen ‘n kleurvolle Kinderbybel in hul moedertaal, Xhosa, uitgedeel het. Miwa […]

Business News South Africa

GM withdraws TV ad campaign after complaint

General Motors (GM) Africa has decided to stop flighting two televsion advertisements after the Family Policy Institute (FPI) complained that they were “anti-family”. The “Red Tag Event” adverts were withdrawn following a discussion between GM Marketing Manager Melanie Maddux and FPI president Errol Naidoo this afternoon, GM Communications Manager Denise […]