Africa Posts

Poverty The Major Drive To Human Trafficking

By Correspondent , 26 , May 2014


By Michelle Chifamba Harare. - Increasing poverty levels continue to push Zimbabweans to seek jobs and better life in neighbouring South Africa, but for most people the reality is often .. Read More →

Joyce Banda Declares Malawi Elections Null And Void

By Correspondent , 25 , May 2014


Blantyre (Malawi) (AFP) - Malawi's President Joyce Banda on Saturday declared this week's chaotic election "null and void" and called for a fresh vote, throwing the impoverished nation into crisis. .. Read More →

Jacob Zuma Inaugurated In Pretoria

By editor , 24 , May 2014


South African President Jacob Zuma was on Saturday sworn into office for a second term, following his party's victory at the just ended polls. The African National Congress (ANC) won .. Read More →

Zimpraise Leicester Gig Venue Moved To The Athena

By Showbiz Reporter , 24 , May 2014


The Zimpraise Leicester gig due tonight Saturday May 4 has been moved to the Athena in the Leicester city centre to cater for UK music fans coming from other cities. .. Read More →

South African Inmates Brutally Tortured And Beaten Up

By Mildred Richards , 24 , May 2014


Port Elizabeth (South Africa) South African inmates from a maximum security prison on Friday described to the court how they were brutally tortured and beaten up in a test case .. Read More →

Post Natal Care Is Money Saving: Dr Sempewo

By Correspondent , 23 , May 2014


Kampala. - Attending a postnatal health education session is a measure of cutting back on mothers’ expenditures, a medical expert has advised. Dr Herman Sempewo, the deputy medical director of .. Read More →

Hundreds Of Somalis Expelled From Kenya

By Correspondent , 23 , May 2014


Nairobi (AFP) - Hundreds of Somalis have been expelled from Kenya, with 98 in the latest batch detained and sent back in a major crackdown on suspected Islamists, Human Rights .. Read More →

Young Women Shunned for Fistula

By Correspondent , 23 , May 2014


Kampala. - “I keep urinating on myself and people do not want to get near me because of the odour,” said Sarah, 20. Sarah has lived with fistula since January .. Read More →

Shock As Malawi Minister Commits Suicide After Elections

By Eugene Majuru , 22 , May 2014


A Malawian deputy minister Godfrey Kamanya committed suicide on Thursday, apparently over losing his parliamentary seat in this week’s general election. According to Zodiak broadcasting station and other media, outgoing .. Read More →