Africa Posts

Uganda Bans Children From Attending Funeral Rites

By Correspondent , 13 , Mar 2014


GULU. - Children in Gulu have defied a ban imposed by local authorities barring under-age children from attending funeral rites over reports of rampant child sexual abuse. In March last .. Read More →

Miss Black Africa UK Visits Imo State Governor Okorocha

By Correspondent , 13 , Mar 2014


By Dele Onabowu Reigning Miss Black Africa UK and international model, Sonia Ike paid a courtesy call on the Governor of Imo state, His Excellency Owelle Anayo Rochas Okorocha, yesterday .. Read More →

Victims Of Tokwe Mukosi In Desperate Need For Accomodation

By Correspondent , 13 , Mar 2014


By Sifelani Murambiwa in Chiredzi The Masvingo Civil Protection Unit is facing a serious shortfall of temporary shelter to house all victims of Tokwe Mukosi flooding now at Chingwizi Holding .. Read More →

Standard Bank To sack 50 Managers In Malawi

By Takudzwa Mashumba , 13 , Mar 2014


Despite posting a massive K12 billion profit, Standard Bank Malawi is expected to lay off about 50 managers in a bid to reduce operating costs, News Of The South can .. Read More →

Ugandan Parliament Petitioned By LRA War Victims

By Correspondent , 13 , Mar 2014


PARLIAMENT.- Former abductees of the Lord’s Resistance Army rebels in Acholi sub-region have petitioned Parliament, calling for government’s immediate intervention in addressing challenges faced by war affected women in the .. Read More →

South Africa Expels Burundi Diplomat

By Correspondent , 13 , Mar 2014


The reason for SA expelling diplomat Jean-Claude Sindayigaya is not yet clear, but he has already left the country. Burundi's foreign minister on Saturday said one of his country's diplomats .. Read More →

Lagos Boat Accident Claims 13 Lives

By Eugene Majuru , 13 , Mar 2014


Lagos – At least 13 people died when an overloaded passenger boat capsized in Nigeria's largest city of Lagos. Two of the dead are children according to Nigerian emergency services .. Read More →

Africa Can Spew 50% Of Worlds Particle Pollution By 2030

By Hilda Desai , 12 , Mar 2014


Africa has the potential of contributing as much as 55% of the world`s particle pollutants by 2030 said a study on Tuesday. The urban population of Africa is burning more .. Read More →

Gender Disparity In Zimbabwe Needs Addressing

By Correspondent , 12 , Mar 2014


By Zororai Nkomo - Own correspondent Gender equality and mainstreaming remains pie in the sky despite ongoing campaigns of women equality and promulgation of statutory instruments to give equal opportunities .. Read More →