Cases of Africans losing their cash to Japan based used car...

By Clement Nyirenda For most of us in Africa, buying a brand new car is not easy. We, however, benefit from the booming used...

Somali president escapes ambush

Somalia's president Sharif Shekh Ahmed escaped an ambush unharmed Tuesday as Al-Qaeda linked Shebab fighters attacked his armoured convoy in territory recently wrested...

African farmers’ livelihoods at risk

Representatives of hundreds of thousands of African tobacco farmers will gather at the International Tobacco Growers Association Africa Regional Meeting from May 28...

Why Africa needs women power

Malawi’s new president Joyce Banda is really shaking things up. She announced that she will work to overturn Malawi’s law which bans homosexual...

ICC not for Africans – say new prosecutor

The prosecutor-elect of the International Criminal Court (ICC) has dispelled what she termed as “perceptions” that the Hague-based court is only there...

Malawi ready to host AU summit

Malawi will be a battlefield when the African Union convenes for its summit in July as regional blocks ensure that their candidates for...

UN tells Africa to stop begging and grow food

The declaration by the UN that Africa has suitable conditions to feed its people was spot on. At no other time have I...

Zambia ready to arrest Sudan’s Al Bashir

While Malawi is dithering on the matter of Sudanese president Omar Hassan Al Bashir, Zambia has broken ranks with most African countries on...

IMF withdraws advisory team from Swaziland

The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has withdrawn its advisory team from Swaziland, saying it is unable to support the government’s proposed financial reform...

Be firm – President Sata urges the Justice Lovemore Chikopa’s tribunal

PRESIDENT Michael Sata has urged members of the tribunal established to probe alleged professional misconduct of three judges not to be intimidated as...

Swazis reject monarch in public poll

A public poll in Swaziland showed that 43% of the population disapproved of Africa’s last absolute monarch, King Mswati’s III, earning a sharp...

Zanu PF raps Zuma over Malema

Some of President Robert Mugabe’s closest officials have attacked South African president and mediator to Zimbabwe’s political crisis Jacob Zuma, describing him as...

Africa’s only female presidents join forces to support women

The only two female heads of state in Africa, Liberian President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf and Malawian President Joyce Banda, have just committed to...

Malawi vs. Zambia – WHAT A COINCIDENCE…

Amazing............................ 1.    Both Dr. Kenneth Kaunda and Dr. Kamuzu Banda were longest serving President's of both countries and their roots are somehow not traced from Zambia and Malawi, respectively....

TB Joshua Banned In Cameroon

The Cameroonian government has blacklisted Prophet Temitope Balogun Joshua of the Synagogue Church of All Nations, saying that he is an agent of...

Zambia’s Sata suspends three Judges, appoints Malawi High Court Judge to...

Zambia President Michael Sata has with immediate effect suspended Justices Philip Musonda, Charles Kajimanga and Nigel Mutuna. The President has since appointed a tribunal...

Zambia and Zimbabwe are Siamese twins – Mugabe

President Michael Sata says Zambia and Zimbabwe’s relations, dating back to the pre-independence era, were founded on common traditions and cultural values. He...

US condemns attacks on South Sudan

The White House called on Sudan yesterday to stop its bombing raids of newly independent South Sudan and said the neighbouring countries needed...