The work by a team of scientists could mark the beginning of the end of elephant poaching. Using DNA from dung and seized ivory, they were able to locate and isolate poaching hotspots in Africa to two main regions.
Going back to school can be tough, as it means getting into new routines, and the transition from holiday mode to going back to school can be difficult for both children and parents. Help2read provides some back-to-school tips to make the change easier.
The South African government will take steps towards providing free tertiary education to financially strapped students, the ruling African National Congress announced in its annual statement on 8 January 2011.