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South Africa MPs to vote in secret on Zuma no-confidence motion

Posted by Warren Fyfe on August 8, 2017 in Warren Fyfe Site

Image copyright Reuters Image caption President Jacob Zuma has been under pressure after sacking widely respected Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan in March South African MPs will vote in secret on a motion of no-confidence in President Jacob Zuma on Tuesday, the parliament’s speaker has announced. Baleka Mbete made the ruling after opposition parties took the [...]

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UK South Asian women ‘hiding cancer because of stigma’

Posted by Warren Fyfe on August 8, 2017 in Warren Fyfe Site

Media caption‘I kept my chemotherapy a secret’ A number of UK women from South Asian backgrounds who have cancer hide it because of a perceived stigma about the disease, the BBC has learned. One woman chose to “suffer on [her] own” through chemotherapy for fear of her family’s reaction, and questioned whether God was punishing [...]

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Four in 10 maternity wards in England closed in 2016

Posted by Warren Fyfe on August 8, 2017 in Warren Fyfe Site

Image copyright Science Photo Library More than 40% of maternity wards in England closed their doors to expectant mothers at least once in 2016, data obtained by the Labour Party suggests. Responding to a Freedom of Information request, 42 out of 96 trusts said they had shut maternity wards temporarily on a total of 382 [...]

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