Africa Posts

Zimbabwe In Shaky Start Against Bangladesh XI

By Correspondent , 22 , Oct 2014


By Perkins Bare. Zimbabwe. (News Of The South) - Zimbabweans got off to a shaky start in their 3-day practice match against a plucky Bangladesh XI side that looked set .. Read More →

Military Observers To Be Deployed In Mozambique To Monitor Post Election Period

By Correspondent , 22 , Oct 2014


Maputo - Military observers from up to nine countries will be deployed across Mozambique later this month, to ensure post-election tensions do not spell a return to violence. Government minister .. Read More →

Political Mobilisation Against Ebola Important: Museveni

By Correspondent , 22 , Oct 2014


KAMPALA. President Museveni has called for increased political mobilisation and sensitisation against Ebola. “The people of Uganda stand with their brothers and sisters in that region at this trying period .. Read More →

National Sanitation Day To Be Sustained

By Correspondent , 22 , Oct 2014


By Ivy Gyamfi. Ghana. - Not too long ago, the Vice President, together with two eminent chiefs, launched the National Sanitation Day. Following that, a cleanup exercise is to be .. Read More →

Pistorious Lawyers Plead For House Arrest Following Five Year Jail Sentence

By Correspondent , 21 , Oct 2014


Oscar Pistorius has been handed a five year jail sentence for killing his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp. Judge Thokozile Masipa, issuing the ruling also handed down a three-year suspended sentence for .. Read More →

Rare White Rhino Almost Extinct In Kenya

By Correspondent , 21 , Oct 2014


Prague - One of the last northern white rhinos on the planet has died in a reserve in Kenya, leaving the sub-species on the verge of extinction, experts said Saturday. .. Read More →

Pistorious Jailed For Five Years

By Eugene Majuru , 21 , Oct 2014


Pretoria - Blade runner Oscar Pistorious was on Tuesday sentenced to five years in prison by South African judge Thokozile Masipa. Pistorious shot dead his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp on Valentine's .. Read More →

Nigeria Declared Ebola Free

By Correspondent , 20 , Oct 2014


WHO representative Rui Gama Vaz, speaking in the capital Abuja, said it was a "spectacular success story". Nigeria won praise for its swift response after a Liberian diplomat brought the .. Read More →

Suspected Gunmen Kill Two Wildlife Rangers

By Correspondent , 20 , Oct 2014


Uganda, Kapchorwa. Two Uganda Wildlife Authority (UWA) rangers and a UPDF veteran, were last Friday night killed by suspected gunmen. UWA rangers Pte Moses Adaighitho, Pte Moses Nandira and a .. Read More →

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