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OSAC Health Security Snapshot: Rift Valley Fever in East Africa
Rift Valley Fever (RVF) has been reported in several east African countries and has resulted in human casualties.

OSAC Health Security Snapshot: Listeriosis in South Africa
The Health Minister of South Africa announced on December 5 that 36 people had died nationwide between January 1 and November 29, 2017 in a…

Attacks on Ride-sharing Companies in South Africa
Since their introduction into South Africa over the last several years, Transportation Network Companies (TNCs) such as Uber and Taxify have been met…

Consular Affairs Bulletins

Demonstration Alert: Johannesburg (South Africa), Demonstration Planned on August 15
A demonstration by the South African Justice League Foundation (SAJLF) is scheduled to take place on Wednesday, August 15, 2018, at the U.S.…

Demonstration Alert: South Africa, Nationwide Demonstrations on August 1
Nation-wide demonstrations against gender-based violence are set to take place across South Africa on August 1, 2018, from 8:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. in…

Demonstration Alert: Johannesburg (South Africa), Protests on July 30
A march by the Black Monday group is scheduled for Monday, July 30, 2018. This is a march in protest of farm murders and other violent crimes.