Africa Posts

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 →

Kenyan Journalist Injured In Gun Attack

By Correspondent , 13 , Oct 2014


MOGADISHU, Somalia. -The National Union of Somali Journalists (NUSOJ) strongly condemns the attempted murder of senior Somali journalist and renowned TV personality on Sunday, October 12. Abdirisak Jama Elmi (Black), .. Read More →