Africa Posts

Zanu PF Skirts Succession Feud

By Correspondent , 26 , Oct 2014


Harare (AFP) - Zimbabwe's ruling ZANU-PF politburo has brought forward a crunch elective congress but did not debate factional fighting threatening to tear the party apart, its spokesman said Saturday. .. Read More →

Racist Job Advert Lands Company Into Hot Soup

By Correspondent , 24 , Oct 2014


Uganda, Kampala. - Immigration Control under the ministry of Internal Affairs has summoned Shell and Bolton International to explain its employment policy. The firm is suspected to be contravening Ugandan .. Read More →

Gay Medical Doctor Barred From Hospital

By Correspondent , 24 , Oct 2014


The Effia Nkwanta Regional Hospital says until Dr. Sulley Ali-Gabass is psychologically and criminally cleared of the sodomy allegation, he would not be welcome in the hospital. Dr. Ali-Gabass has .. Read More →

Grace Mugabe Hints She Can Take Over As Zimbabwe’s President

By Correspondent , 23 , Oct 2014


Mazowe (Zimbabwe) - The wife of Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe on Thursday hinted she could seek to take over the reins when his long rule finally ends, as she intensified .. Read More →

Boko Haram Kidnaps More Women And Girls

By Correspondent , 23 , Oct 2014


ISLAMIC MILITANT group Boko Haram is understood to have taken dozens of women and girls in Nigeria’s northeastern state of Adamawa. No official confirmation has been provided by authorities, but .. Read More →

Light At End Of Tunnel As January Is Set As Trial Date For Jailed Aljazeera Journalists

By Correspondent , 23 , Oct 2014


1 January 2015 has been set as the date when Al Jazeera’s jailed journalists in Egypt will have the appeals against their convictions considered. The hearing will look at the .. Read More →

Pistorious Will Not Get Revenge From Us: Steenkamp Family

By Correspondent , 22 , Oct 2014


London - The mother of Oscar Pistorius's girlfriend said Wednesday she did not want "revenge", a day after the disgraced South African athlete began serving a five-year jail term for .. Read More →

Rwanda Steps Up Ebola Screening On Visitors From Spain And The USA

By Mildred Richards , 22 , Oct 2014


Kigali - Travel restrictions have been imposed in RwanadaRwanda to stem the spread of the Ebola virus, ordering travellers who have been in the United States and Spain to send .. Read More →

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 →