Africa Posts

Media And legislators Fuelling Alchoholism: Study

By Correspondent , 16 , Oct 2014


Uganda, Kampala. - The media and personal interests of MPs are the main drivers of alcoholism and substance abuse in Uganda, a new study shows. According to the study carried .. Read More →

Pistorious Ruined Our Family: Steenkamp Family

By Correspondent , 16 , Oct 2014


Pretoria (AFP) - Oscar Pistorius "ruined our whole family" when he killed Reeva Steenkamp, a South African court heard Wednesday, as prosecutors turned the spotlight firmly back on the victim .. Read More →

African Union Calls On Malagasy Stakeholders To Exercise Restraint And Leadership Following Return Of Former President Marc Ravalamanana

By Correspondent , 16 , Oct 2014


ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia.The Chairperson of the Commission of the African Union (AU), Dr. Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma, is closely monitoring the situation in Madagascar, following the return of Mr. Marc Ravalomanana, former .. Read More →

Chris Brown Condemned For Saying Ebola is A Form Of Population Control

By Correspondent , 15 , Oct 2014


US singer Chris Brown was condemned on Twitter for suggesting that the deadly Ebola virus was "a form of population control". The New Flame hit-maker tweeted his thoughts on the .. Read More →

200 000 Burundians To Be Granted Tanzanian Citizenship

By editor , 15 , Oct 2014


Tanzania, Dar es Salaam. - On Tuesday Tanzania announced it would be granting citizenship to some 200,000 refugees from neighbouring Burundi, a move hailed by the UN refugee agency. "Those .. Read More →

Mandela`s Ex Wives File Suit Disputing His Will

By Correspondent , 15 , Oct 2014


South Africa, Johannesburg. - Nelson Mandela's ex-wife Winnie Madikizela Mandela Tuesday filed court papers challenging the late statesman's will, media reported. Madikizela-Mandela wants ownership of Mandela's house in rural Qunu, .. Read More →

Pistorious Deserves Prison Sentence: Prison Officer

By Correspondent , 13 , Oct 2014


By Stephanie Findlay. Pretoria - A South African prison official on Monday recommended that star Paralympian Oscar Pistorius clean a Pretoria museum for 16 hours a month as punishment for .. Read More →

The Wonders Of Cooking In A Bag

By Correspondent , 13 , Oct 2014


By Mary Doma. Katinka Ruhe, a Zimbabwean entrepreneur with a passion for the environment and for empowering women, came up with the idea for an electricity-free portable slow cooker, and .. Read More →

Victery Is Zimbabwe`s Latest Rhumba Duet

By Correspondent , 13 , Oct 2014


Mary Doma Zimbabwe, Harare. (News Of The South) - They call themselves Victery. They are a new band that is product of Zimbabwe College of Music. The two member group .. Read More →