Africa Posts

Zuma Cancels London Visit Over Alleged Snubbing From British Premier

By Correspondent , 27 , Oct 2014


Johannesburg - South African President Jacob Zuma has cancelled his visit to London set for Monday, with one newspaper claiming he was throwing a "tantrum" because British Prime Minister David .. Read More →

Orlando Pirates Captain Meyiwa Shot Dead

By Correspondent , 27 , Oct 2014


Johannesburg - South Africa and Orlando Pirates captain and goalkeeper Senzo Meyiwa was shot dead late Sunday near Johannesburg, a police spokesman told AFP, with club officials describing his slaying .. Read More →

21 More Bodies Recovered From Lake Kariba Boat Accident

By Correspondent , 26 , Oct 2014


Zambia. - Rescue divers from the Military and Police on Sunday managed retrieve 21 bodies of the Lake Kariba boat accident, the Police confirmed. “Earlier in the day we had .. Read More →

Mujuru Denies Plotting To Out Mugabe

By Correspondent , 26 , Oct 2014


Harare - Zimbabwe Vice President Joice Mujuru on Sunday rejected "false claims" that she is plotting to topple President Robert Mugabe ahead of a ruling party congress in December. "Like .. Read More →

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 →