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World Aids Day

1 December 2015
The HIV/AIDS pandemic is one of the biggest and most devastating global public health issues ever recorded by humanity. Todate, this pandemic has claimed more than 36 million people worldwide with about 2 million lives being lost each year. It is for this reason that the World Health Organisation (WHO) set 1st December aside to raise awareness of the HIV/AIDS pandemic. (more…)

public-holidays in south africa

Public holidays in South Africa – Advice for travellers

South Africa like any sovereign and progressive country has by law established national holidays. With a political and social history that stretches many years back, these holidays are based on events of significance to the country’s history.While these holidays are by law non working holidays, it is not surprising that most retail outlets, cinemas and restaurants open on these days in order to service the needs of the public.
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