Africa Posts

Boko Haram Kidnap Wife Of Cameroon`s Deputy Prime Minister

By editor , 28 , Jul 2014


Yaounde. — Boko Haram militants on Sunday kidnapped the wife of Cameroon`s Deputy Prime Minister when they attacked Kolofata, a town in Cameroon’s Far North Region near Nigeria. Several people .. Read More →

AIDS Conference 2016 To Be Held In South Africa

By Correspondent , 26 , Jul 2014


Melbourne - The 21st international AIDS conference in 2016 will be held in Durban port city of South Africa to mark the forum`s return to Africa after 16 years. Gathering .. Read More →

South African Rhino Poacher Slapped With 77 Year Jail Term

By Correspondent , 23 , Jul 2014


Johannesburg - A South African court has jailed a rhino poacher for 77 years, one of the heaviest sentences handed out for the crime as poaching continues to escalate, an .. Read More →

Video: Kenya Day Diaspora Awards

By Eugene Majuru , 23 , Jul 2014


Kenya Day was celebrated on Tuesday at the Scottish Afican Festival which began on Sunday July 20 and will end on Sunday August 3 at the end of the Commonwealth .. Read More →

"Red Radicals" Storm Johannesburg Legislature

By Correspondent , 23 , Jul 2014


Johannesburg - South African police threw stun grenades and fired rubber bullets when radical lawmakers stormed the provincial legislature in the country's economic powerhouse Johannesburg Tuesday. Led by Julius Malema, .. Read More →

Scramble For Zimbabwean Passports Begins As Dual Citizen Is Permitted

By Correspondent , 23 , Jul 2014


There is a scramble for Zimbabwean citizenship by different nationalities the world over in the wake of the adoption of the new Constitution which allows dual citizenship, Registrar-General Mr Tobaiwa .. Read More →

Goodluck Jonathan Meets Relatives Of Abducted School Girls

By Correspondent , 22 , Jul 2014


Abuja (AFP) - Relatives scarred by Boko Haram's mass abduction of Nigerian schoolgirls recounted their nightmare to President Goodluck Jonathan on Tuesday, in their first meeting with Nigeria's leader 100 .. Read More →

Boko Haram Terrorise Villagers In Cameroon

By editor , 22 , Jul 2014


Yaounde, Cameroon. – Cameroon villagers living in bordering Nigeria are living in fear especially when darkness falls. "When night falls, we tremble. We don't sleep," said a Cameroonian policeman from .. Read More →

Nigeria Cholera Outbreak Kills Six

By Correspondent , 21 , Jul 2014


A cholera outbreak in northern Nigeria's Kano state has killed six people and infected scores, the state health commissioner said, although a local charity put the toll higher. "Six people .. Read More →