Africa Posts

Thirteen Year Old Girl Refuses To Detonante Boko Haram Belt Bomb At Market

By Correspondent , 26 , Dec 2014


A 13-year-old girl has said she was made to wear a bomb belt and taken to a market in Nigeria by Boko Haram extremists but refused to detonate the device. .. Read More →

South Africa`s Jacob Zuma Denies Hinting On Taking Fifth WIfe

By editor , 25 , Dec 2014


Johannesburg (News Of The South) - South African President Jacob Zuma has rubbished local media reports about him being ready to take a fifth wife to accompany him to his .. Read More →

Malawi`s President Mutharika Pardons 197 Prisoners

By Hilda Desai , 25 , Dec 2014


Blantyre (Malawi) - Malawi`snewlyelected President Peter Mutharika on Wednesday pardoned 197 prisoners from the overcrowded jails under an amnesty to mark Christmas, the home affairs ministry said. "The pardon of .. Read More →

Women`s Organisations Take Zimbabwe`s Local Authorities To Task

By Correspondent , 24 , Dec 2014


BY EVANS MURANGANWA. Zimbabwe. (News Of The South) - Local women`s organisations in Zimbabwe are leading in pursuing local authorities on providing efficient service delivery. Most local authorities are failing .. Read More →

African Nations Need To Engage More To Fight Ebola: Ethiopia

By Mildred Richards , 24 , Dec 2014


Addis Ababa - African nations need to be more engaged in the fight against the Ebola virus and stop relying on aid from Western governments, Ethiopia's prime minister said Monday. .. Read More →

Sejusa Ready To Uproot Museveni

By Correspondent , 24 , Dec 2014


KAMPALA. - Gen David Sejusa has denied any dealing with government and reaffirmed his call for regime change, saying he is now a transformed man ready to uproot President Museveni .. Read More →

Essebsi Elected Tunisian President At 88

By Correspondent , 22 , Dec 2014


Tunis - Veteran politician Caid Beiji Essebsi, officially confirmed as Tunisia's new president Monday, had been the favourite to become the new head of state of the country that launched .. Read More →

Marzouki Refuses To Accept Defeat In Tunisia`s First Presidential Elections

By Correspondent , 22 , Dec 2014


Moncef Marzouki has refused to admit defeat in Tunisia's first free presidential election after exit polls suggested Beji Caid Essebsi had won. The caretaker president, a former exile, said his .. Read More →

President Kenyatta Signs Controversial Anti Terror Bill

By Hilda Desai , 22 , Dec 2014


Nairobi - Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta on Friday signed into law a controversial anti-terror bill that sparked brawls in parliament and charges that it violated basic freedoms. Kenyatta said he .. Read More →