ANT-GAY LAW COST UGANDA $90M

The World Bank has postponed a $90m loan to Uganda over its tough new ant-gay law that has drawn criticism from around the World. World...

2000 MOZAMBICANS FLEW TO MALAWI

Reports  indicate that about 2000 Mozambican have fled their homeland to Malawi because of the reports that gunmen from former rebel movement were operating...

UGANDAN TOP HOMOSEXUAL NAMED

A Uganda tabloid has named the country's 200 top homosexual, a day after President Yoweri Museveni signed into law a bill toughening penalties for...

PISTORIUS TRIAL CAN BE BROADCAST LIVE, RULES RSA JUDGE

A South African judge has ruled that parts of the trial of Oscar Pistorius, the Paralympic athlete accused of murdering his girlfriend, can be...

BOKO HARAM GROUP ATTACKS SCHOOL

The suspected Islamist Militants from Boko Haram group in the north-eastern Nigeria have attacked a school and shot some students. Dozens of pupils are reported...

JB TO LEAVE FOR DRC

President Joyce Banda is expected to travel this afternoon to the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) for a SADC meeting aimed at ending the...

WINNIE MANDELA DISTANCES HERSELF FROM MOVIE ABOUT HER

Winnie Madikizela-Mandela has finally broken her silence and spoken about the controversial film of her life. Just days before the South African screening of Winnie,...

EGYPT INTERM GOVERNMENT RESIGNS UNEXPECTEDLY

Egypt's Interim Prime Minister Hazem Beblawi has unexpectedly announced the resignation of his government. He gave no reason in his televised address, but it comes...

KOMLA DUMOR’S FUNERAL CEREMONY ENDED

The three days of funeral ceremonies for the BBC presenter Komla Dumor have ended in the Ghanaian Capital, Accra. The ceremonies concluded with a Thanksgiving...

“NO TO GAYS HERE!” MUSEVENI SIGNS INTO LAW THE ANTI-HOMOSEXUALITY BILL.

Uganda's president has signed into law a bill toughening penalties for gay people and criminalizing those who do not report them. A government spokesman said...

“I AM NOT READY TO STEP DOWN,” SAYS 90 YEAR OLD...

Zimbabwe's President Robert Mugabe, celebrating his 90th birthday before thousands of people at a soccer stadium Sunday, said he felt like a young boy...

UGANDA PROHIBITS SHOWING OF CLEAVAGE, THIGHS AS MUSEVENI SIGNS THE ANTI-PORNOGRAPHY...

Uganda's President, Yoweri Museveni, has signed the Anti-Pornography Bill into law, exactly two months to the day it was passed by Parliament. The Bill, first...

Xenophobia attacks start again in RSA as two Zimbabweans get killed

TWO Zimbabweans were brutally killed by a mob of South Africans while three sustained serious injuries in suspected fresh xenophobic attacks in Thohoyandou, South...

Eu trim down sanctions on Zimbabwe

The European Union is to further ease sanctions on Zimbabwe next week, but will keep a travel ban and asset freeze on President Mugabe...

SA elections scheduled for May 7.

South Africa will go to the polls on May 7, President Zuma announced on Friday, with his African National Congress likely to easily extend...

JB caught lying again

President Banda's remarks that her female President companion, Ellen Johnson-Sirleaf of Liberia, had advised her to stop the fight against corruption have been disowned...

Zuma’s son to face charges of culpable homicide

THE son of President Jacob Zuma, Duduzane Zuma, could be facing charges of culpable homicide. Zuma is expected to be questioned this week after he...

“Nothing for you Winnie,” Mandela sidelines Winnie in his humble will.

Nelson Mandela left money in his will to children and grandchildren, staff and the African National Congress (ANC) but gave nothing to his ex-wife...