Africa Posts

Kayihura Suspends Four Senior Police Bosses

By Correspondent , 04 , Feb 2015


KAMPALA. The Inspector General of Police, Gen. Kale Kayihura, has suspended four senior commanders in Busoga North Police region after a Sub County chairman in Namayingo District was shot dead. .. Read More →

Nigerian Oil Tanker Hijacked As Three Are Taken Hostage

By Hilda Desai , 04 , Feb 2015


Athens (News of The South) - An oil tanker has been hijacked by pirates off the Nigerian coast taking three hostages and killing the vessels Greek deputy commander, a spokesperson .. Read More →

Mozambique Floods Death Toll Now 159

By editor , 03 , Feb 2015


Maputo (News Of The South) - At least 159 people are reported to have died in the Mozambiquan floods witnessed in the northern and central parts of the country. Close .. Read More →

Bomb Blast At Nigerian Presidential Rally

By Correspondent , 03 , Feb 2015


Kano (Nigeria) - Two female suicide bombers were suspected of being behind a blast outside a stadium in northeast Nigeria where President Goodluck Jonathan had given a speech Monday, rescue .. Read More →

Christian Atsu Takes Ghana Through To Semi- Finals

By Correspondent , 02 , Feb 2015


By Emmanuel Gyamfi. Ghana’s Christian Atsu scored a memorable double as Ghana thrashed Guinea 3-0 in the quarterfinal of the ongoing 2015 African Nations Cup tourney. Kwesi Appiah also marked .. Read More →

Controversy Dominates Equatorial Guinea vs Tunisia Quarter-final

By Islam Sabulino , 01 , Feb 2015


BY ISLAM SABULINO. Equatorial Guinea. (News Of The South) - Tunisia thought they have made it to the last four of the Orange 2015 Afcon, but alas that turned out .. Read More →

Mugabe Appointed Chairperson For African Union

By Correspondent , 30 , Jan 2015


Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe should use his position as the Chairperson of the African Union (AU) to address key human rights concerns in different parts of the continent, including his .. Read More →

Army Of 7500 Needed To Fight Boko Haram: African Union

By Correspondent , 30 , Jan 2015


Addis Ababa - The African Union called Friday for a regional five-nation force of 7,500 troops to defeat the "horrendous" rise of Nigeria's Boko Haram insurgents, AU Commission Chief Nkosazana .. Read More →

Uganda Orders DRC M23 Rebels To Leave

By Correspondent , 29 , Jan 2015


Kampala - Uganda has issued a three-month ultimatum to Democratic Republic of Congo to relocate hundreds of ex-rebel fighters or they will be handed to the United Nations, an army .. Read More →