Africa In 2013

By Correspondent , 31 , Dec 2013


By Rainos Mukanya While the signing of a deal by regional leaders to bring peace to the eastern DRC brought renewed hope, the death of Mandela in December marked the .. Read More →

Malawi Worshippers Struck By Lightning In Church

By Correspondent , 31 , Dec 2013


A lightning bolt struck a church in Malawi, killing eight worshippers and injuring several others, local media reported. Several members of the Seventh Day Adventist church in the capital Lilongwe .. Read More →

Uganda`s Museveni Sternly Warns Machar

By Correspondent , 31 , Dec 2013


Kampala-President Museveni yesterday flew to Juba where he warned South Sudan rebel leader Riek Machar to embrace a ceasefire suggested by that country’s government or face “defeat” by the regional .. Read More →

Shock As Ghana Ambassador In Russia Is Involved In Sex Scandal

By Correspondent , 31 , Dec 2013


Several Ghanaians in the Diaspora have called on President John Mahama to immediately dismiss/replace Ghana's Ambassador to Russia Dr. Seth Koranteng following recent expose of sex scandals at the embassy, .. Read More →

Cultic Christian Churches On The Increase

By Correspondent , 30 , Dec 2013


Wisdom Mumera A Zimbabwean daily recently appendaged an interesting poll on its online publication website questioning people whether some churches could be considered to be transforming themselves into cults. The .. Read More →

Politicians Short Changing The Electorate

By Correspondent , 30 , Dec 2013


By Wisdom Mumera (News Of The South)- On November 19 Zimbabwe`s Minister of Finance Patrick Chinamasa delivered a US$4, 1 billion national budget which was either a great policy based .. Read More →

Zimbabwe Opposition “Concerned” Over Zwambila Asylum Bid

By Correspondent , 29 , Dec 2013


Harare (AFP) - Zimbabwe's main opposition party on Saturday said it was "concerned" after Harare's ambassador to Australia asked Canberra for asylum, citing fears for her safety if she returns .. Read More →

Technology Has Revolutionalised Lives In Africa

By Correspondent , 29 , Dec 2013


By Masimba Mukichi The times of the town criers, the times of communicating by starting a fire, the times of communicating by beating the drum – and the times of .. Read More →

Christmas Against Adversity

By Correspondent , 29 , Dec 2013


By Wisdom Mumera The large group of children whispers conspiratorially gathered together. Suddenly they rush away from each other shrieking loudly. Passer bys stare at them in confusion. Others don’t .. Read More →