Zimbabwe opposition figure Tendai Biti deported in Zambia

Zambian authorities on Thursday deported top Zimbabwe opposition figure Tendai Biti, rejecting his claim for asylum after he fled allegations of inciting post-election protests. "As...

WWE star Glenn Jacobs, aka Kane, elected mayor in Tennessee

Glenn Jacobs, who wrestling fans will know better as Kane, won two-thirds of the vote in Knox County, beating Democrat Linda Haney. The 51-year-old Republican...

Nigeria Acting President fires head of the intelligence service

The Nigerian presidency on Wednesday fired the head of the intelligence service, a day after it said security services staged a brief "takeover" of...

Ebola Kills 33 in DRC

The Ebola virus outbreak in the Democratic Republic of Congo has killed 33 people, the World Health Organization said on Sunday. An additional 43 suspected...

‘Zimbabwe was better under my dad’s rule’: Robert Mugabe’s son

Former president Robert Mugabe's son, Robert Junior, has taken to social media to express sorrow at the scenes of violence that gripped the Zimbabwe...

The Rare Deep Red Blood Moon Lunar Eclipse on 27th July,...

27th July, 2018 Friday, parts of the world will be treated to a unique lunar event that won't happen again for more than 100...

Mzansi Magic will not televise Gay Somizi’s wedding

M-Net has revealed that Mzansi Magic would not be Broadcasting Somizi’s wedding with Mohale Motaung. Nondumiso Mabece, Head of PR, said to Drum...

Paul Walker documentary to premiere next month

The life of the late actor Paul Walker will be celebrated in a new documentary premiering next month. "I Am Paul Walker" will chronicle "the...

Flying lava injures 23 in Hawaii

An explosion sent rocks and debris hurtling through the air and through the roof of the tourist vessel. One passenger broke a leg while others...

Indonesia mob slaughters nearly 300 crocodiles in revenge killing

  A mob of villagers has killed nearly 300 crocodiles at a sanctuary for the animals in the Indonesian province of West Papua. The slaughter was...

Obama returns to Kenya

Excitement has gripped the small village of Kogelo in western Kenya as their famous son, former US President Barack Obama, visits after 12 years....

Magufuli says prisoners should be kicked, bans sex in prison

The president of Tanzania has called for prisoners to be made to work long hours, and to be punished if they are lazy. John...

Woman caught picking used sanitary pads

A Facebook uesr, Ifeanyi Osuohia has advised women to burn their used sanitary pads and children’s diapers. He gave the warning after he saw a...

Algeria turns off its internet to keep students from cheating on...

Algeria switched off its internet on Wednesday in an attempt to prevent cheating on exams. Phone jammers, surveillance cameras and metal detectors were also set...

Uganda Government to Review Social Media Tax

Violent protests in Uganda has forced the government to review a controversial tax imposed on social media use in the country. Prime Minister Ruhakana Rugunda...

Jack Sparrow sued for allegedly punching film location manager

Johnny Depp is being sued by a location manager who worked on his upcoming movie "City of Lies" for allegedly punching the crew member...

Thailand Soccer Team Rescued after Being Trapped in Cave for 17...

Rescuers in Thailand have finally managed to rescue a soccer team of 12 boys and their coach after they got trapped in a flooded...

World’s ‘oldest biological colours’ found in Africa

Scientists have discovered what they say are the world's oldest surviving biological colours, from ancient rocks beneath the Sahara desert. The 1.1 billion-year-old pigments have...