Caster Semenya blows 5,000m field away

The Olympic and world 800m champion set the national championships alight in Germiston on Thursday evening Business Day (BL) 25 APRIL 2019 – 19:21 DAVID ISAACSON SA’s double Olympic champion Caster Semenya takes part in the 5,000m run at the SA Championships in Germiston. Picture: REUTERS/SIPHIWE SIBEKO Caster Semenya taunted the world athletics authorities she is…

SACANCHAM’s Deputy Chairperson wins a prestigious award!

On April 25th, SACANCHAM’s Deputy Chairperson, Mrs Yvonne Mhinga, will have the Order of Ikhamanga: Silver presented to her by H.E. President Ramaphosa. The Presidency has recognised her ‘excellent contribution to the field of music and’ her ‘general contribution to social cohesion’. Below is a letter of congratulation sent to Yvonne by SACANCHAM’s Chairperson, Mr.…

UNHRC adopts a SA-tabled resolution to defend Ms Caster Semenya’s rights

Strong Canadian links to ground-breaking Caster Semenya human rights case The United Nations Human Rights Council (UNHRC), which has now adopted a South-African tabled resolution to defend Ms Caster Semenya’s rights to participate in sports, is not the only international organisation lending its full support to this precedent-setting case. The Southern Africa-Canada Chamber of Commerce (SACANCHAM)…

SACANCHAM’S CEO features at the Canada-Africa Business Conference, Botswana

Mike Morgan, CEO of the Southern Africa-Canada Chamber of Commerce (SACANCHAM), leads Panel Discussion 3: Insurance & Finance Programme March 25, 2019 18:00 Arrival & Registration at GICC BancABC Matchmaking Reception (The BOMA, Grand Palm) Keynote – Pierre Olivier (Hatch) DAY 1 March 26, 2019 07:00-07:30 Arrival & Registration at GICC 07:00-07:30 Registration Leaders 07:30-07:35 National Anthems…