This financial year, the shelter achieved a rehoming rate of 91 per cent for the first time across all species Bowie the rescue dog is about to get his paw in the door of Canberra's largest animal welfare organisation. Ms Robertson is an international communications specialist from Johannesburg, South Africa.
The Nigerian community in South Africa has expressed shock over the killing of another Nigerian, Mr Martin Ebuzoeme by unknown assailant in that country. The President of Nigerian Union in South Africa, Mr Adetola Olubola, confirmed to the News Agency of Nigeria in Abuja on Sunday, that the victim was killed in Yeoville, Johannesburg around 7:30pm on July 12. The killing came barely 24 hours after the visit of South Africa's President Cyril Ramaphosa, to Nigeria.
In 1995, a year into his presidency, Nelson Mandela announced he would be donating a third of his presidential salary to the Nelson Mandela Children's Fund. Prompted by the sight of street children near Parliament in the Cape Town winter, Mandela aimed to improve the lives of children whose parents had died of Aids-related illnesses, children who had been abandoned on the streets, and the poor and disabled.
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