Africa Posts

Nollywood Actress To Go Into Politics For Eight Years

By Correspondent , 28 , Aug 2014


Veteran Nollywood actress Kate Henshaw will be going into politics for eight years. The actress cited lengthy stays in politics as reason for much of the problems in Nigeria, on .. Read More →

Tanzania ‘ s Albinos Facing Abuse

By Mildred Richards , 26 , Aug 2014


Geneva - The abuse of young albinos in government care centres in Tanzania was on Monday condemned by a Un expert. Albinos are killed and their body parts are sold .. Read More →

The Grace Mugabe Paradox

By Correspondent , 25 , Aug 2014


News Analysis By John Chimunhu Zimbabwe, Harare. - The whispering never stops about Grace Mugabe, the Zimbabwean leader's wife. But her recent whirlwind entry into politics has livened the debate .. Read More →

Nigerian Police Officers Missing After Boko Haram Attack

By Correspondent , 24 , Aug 2014


Abuja (AFP) - Thirty-five Nigerian police officers deployed to a training academy in the remote northeast are missing after a Boko Haram attack on the facility earlier this week, a .. Read More →

Nigerians Receive Emergency Aid After Fleeing Boko Haram

By Correspondent , 22 , Aug 2014


Maiduguri (Nigeria) (AFP) - Nearly 11,500 people from one town in northeast Nigeria are receiving emergency aid after fleeing Boko Haram militants, the country's main relief agency said on Thursday. .. Read More →

Nigerian Woman Arrested For Attempting To Smuggle Two Babies Into The UK

By Correspondent , 20 , Aug 2014


A WOMAN who tried to smuggle two babies into the UK from Nigeria was on Monday sentenced at Isleworth Crown Court. Ijeoma Udechukwu, 51, from Kennington, southeast London, was sentenced .. Read More →

Zimbabwe Finally Prepares To Prevent Ebola

By Eugene Majuru , 20 , Aug 2014


Zimbabwe has finally started preparing to screen people entering the southern African nation and ensure Ebola does not enter the country. So far no Ebola cases have been reported or .. Read More →

Heart Operation Performed On Wrong Patient In South Africa`s Medical Error

By Correspondent , 20 , Aug 2014


Johannesburg - A private hospital in South Africa admitted Wednesday that it had carried out heart surgery on the wrong patient after a name mix-up. Local media said 83-year-old Rita .. Read More →

Two Face Charges For Pelting Farmworker To Death With Oranges

By editor , 20 , Aug 2014


Johannesburg - A farm worker was killed by two of his colleagues who pelted him with oranges on a farm outside Tzaneen in the northern Limpopo province. According to Lieutenant .. Read More →

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