Sheqafrica.com is Africa's largest online Magazine for the Risk & Compliance profession. It is co-owned by Net-IX and the Sheqafrica Corporate Services(Pty)Ltd.

Editor-in-Chief:
Jessica van Zyl

Independent Contributors and Media Partners:
Patrick Deale - Labour Lawyer
Louis Fourie - Environmental Lawyer
Mabila Mathebula
Rudy D. Maritz


Originally founded by Ben Fouche of Real Babe Media, Sheqafrica.com has been serving the SHEQ industry since 2007 and contains over 1600 articles from various experts in the Safety, Health and Environmental Management fields. Today, Sheqafrica.com is proudly co-owned by the Africa Media Group(50%) and focuses on Human Resources Management, Risk & Compliance on the African Continent.
The role of the HR and IR practitioner remains undisputed in the selection and placement of competent staff, while the education and training of people goes a long way in achieving business objective.

Sheqafrica.com covers topics on risk & compliance related to basic human rights:
S = Safety in our workplaces and communities
H = Healthcare
E = The Environment we live in
Q = Quality of Life
Health & Wellness

U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and Environmental Protection Agency Urge Commonwealth of Puerto Rico to Consider Aerial Spraying as Part of Integrated Mosquito Control to Reduce Zika-Associated Birth Defects – Media Statement

Media Statement For Immediate Release: Wednesday, July 6, 2016Contact: Media Relations,(404) 639-3286 Acting on data from multiple scientific studies in Puerto Rico that show that Zika is spreading rapidly and is a major risk to pregnant women and their fetuses, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) recommend […]

Health & Wellness

Motor vehicle crash fatalities in the U.S. could drop by half with proven strategies – Press Release

Press Release Embargoed Until: Wednesday, July 6, 2016, 1:00 p.m. ETContact: Road traffic deaths in the US and other high-income countries.Entire infographic About 90 people die each day from motor vehicle crashes in the United States, resulting in the highest death rate among 19 high-income comparison countries. Our nation has made progress in road safety, […]

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CDC Telebriefing: New Vital Signs Report – Where does the U.S. stand in crash death rates compared with other high-income countries? – Media Advisory

This website is archived for historical purposes and is no longer being maintained or updated. Media Advisory Embargoed Until : Wednesday, July 6, 2016, 1:00 PM ETContact: CDC Media Relations404-639-3286 What About 90 people die each day from motor vehicle crashes in the United States, resulting in the highest death rate among 19 other high-income […]

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CDC Awards $30 Million to 23 state injury and violence prevention programs – Media Advisory

Media Advisory For Immediate Release: Wednesday, July 6, 2016Contact: CDC Media Relations404-639-3286 The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) announced today it will award $30 million to 23 state health departments over the next five years as part of the Core State Violence and Injury Prevention Program (Core SVIPP). The funds will support states’ […]

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CDC Awards Funds for States and Territories to Prepare for Zika – Press Release

Press Release For Immediate Release – Friday, July 1, 2016Contact: Media Relations(404) 639-3286 The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has awarded $25 million in funding to states, cities, and territories to support efforts to protect Americans from Zika virus infection and associated adverse health outcomes, including microcephaly and the other serious birth defects. […]