Opposition Leader Wins DRC Presidential Poll

Opposition candidate Felix Tshisekedi has won the Democratic Republic of Congo's tightly contested presidential vote, the electoral commission says. The provisional result puts him ahead...

Jealous Man Stabs Wife Four Times

A man in Harare, Zimbabwe appeared in court this week for allegedly stabbing his wife four times with a knife after accusing her of...

Zambian Woman Survives crocodile attack

A 53 year old woman in Kitwe is nursing injuries at Kitwe Teaching Hospital after surviving a crocodile attack. Monica Chulu was attacked by a...

Chipata-Mchinji Railway Restored

Zambia Railways has announced that works on the Chipata-Mchinji have been completed, three weeks after the infrastructure was damaged by heavy rains. Zambia Railways Public...

Man Drops his Snake at Police Station

Police officers at a local Zimbabwean police station were left shell shocked when a man brought his snake in a bid to dump it...

Rwandan government bans skin-lightening cosmetics

KIGALI, RWANDA - The Rwandan government has banned cosmetics used for lightening or "bleaching" skin. Skin lightening is a common practice among dark-skinned people in...

“I Repair Bicycle Tyres With Used Condoms” – Man who was...

A man of Kitwe township in Zambia last week caused laughter in the local court after he said that the used condoms his wife...

3 Killed, Hundreds Left Injured in South Africa Train Collision

At least three people were killed and hundreds of people were injured in a train collision in South Africa on Tuesday, 8 January. The crashed...

Zambia Medicines Regulatory Authority Halts Production of Power Drink after man’s...

ZAMBIA - Zambia Medicines Regulatory Authority (ZAMRA), The Ndola City Council and the Zambia Bureau of Standards (ZABS) have ordered an immediate stop to...

Trump Deploys 80 US Troops to Africa over Congo Unrest

With the possibility of violence in the Democratic Republic of the Congo, US president Donald Trump has deployed 80 troops with “appropriate equipment” and...

Morgan Heritage Blasts Tanzanian Authorities for Banning their Song

Grammy Award winning reggae band Morgan Heritage has blasted Tanzania Communication Regulatory Authority (TCRA) for continuing to ban their hit song ‘Hallelujah’ featuring Diamond...

25-year-old Kenyan invents smart gloves that convert sign language movements into...

25-year-old Roy to invent smart gloves that convert sign language movements into audio speech. Sign-io’s sign language to speech translation glove recognizes various letters signed...

UGANDAN NATIONAL EXPERIENCES 6 HOURS ERECTION AFTER TAKING ZAMBIAN ENERGY DRINK

An energy drink manufactured in Zambia and exported to Uganda has been found to contain Viagra, a sexual boaster. The drink, known in Zambia as...

Zambian Woman Whose Nudes Leaked Seeks for Forgiveness

A Zambian married woman whose nude pictures leaked last week as she was sending them to her secret lover has written an apologetic statement...

GABON SOLDIERS SEIZE STATE RADIO IN APPARENT COUP ATTEMPT

GABON - Military officers in Gabon staged an apparent coup early Monday morning January, seizing the state radio station and declaring their dissatisfaction with...

Zimbabwe MPs demand three-course meals, cars and gym facilities

Members of parliament in Zimbabwe want three-course meals when attending parliamentary sittings, among other things. Their list of demands from government was part of a ...

Zambian Police Officers Shoot Each Other after an Argument at Police...

A Zambian police officer is on the run after shooting to death a fellow officer following a heated argument at a police station. The suspect...

Police Confirms Identity Of Three Women killed in a Stampede at...

SOUTH AFRICA - Police have confirmed the identity of the three women killed in a stampede at controversial prophet Shepherd Bushiri’s church in Pretoria...