Africa Posts

Corrupt Judge Charged In Mali

By Correspondent , 12 , Dec 2013


Bamako (AFP) - Six judges and judicial officers have been charged and taken into custody in an investigation into corruption launched by Mali's new leader Ibrahim Boubacar Keita, the government .. Read More →

Teachers Fume Over Delayed Bonuses

By Correspondent , 11 , Dec 2013


Rainos Mukanya The decision by the cash strapped Zimbabwean government to defer the payment of annual bonuses to teachers and other civil servants to the 27th of December has left .. Read More →

Indigenous Knowledge Is Innovative

By Lazarus Sauti , 11 , Dec 2013


Lazarus Sauti Krystyna Swiderska, a senior researcher at the International Institute for Environment and Development (IIED) in London, believes that indigenous knowledge is innovative, not static. She said protecting it .. Read More →

Kenya Football Fan Commits Suicide Over Manchester Loss

By Best Masinire , 11 , Dec 2013


By Best Masinire Jesus Christ died to serve the human race, Romeo died for Juliet, the love of his life, while Mbuya Nehanda died to free Zimbabwe, and Patrice Lumumba .. Read More →

France Expects Central Africa Republic To Hold Elections By 2014

By Correspondent , 11 , Dec 2013


New York (AFP) - France wants elections in the Central African Republic to be held "as quickly as possible," preferably by late 2014, its envoy to the United Nations said .. Read More →

South Africans Boo At Zuma At Mandela Memorial

By editor , 11 , Dec 2013


More than 90 world leaders descended on South African to pay respects to Nelson Mandela at a memorial service held at the Soccer City Stadium on Tuesday. The 94 000 .. Read More →

The Mandela Legacy

By Tendai Makaripe , 11 , Dec 2013


By Tendai Makaripe “Only free men can negotiate. Prisoners cannot enter into contracts.” This is a famous quote uttered by the late former South African president and one of the .. Read More →

Zambian President Stays Away From Mandela Memorial

By Best Masinire , 10 , Dec 2013


The Southern African country of Zambia`s President Michael Sata has curiously stayed away from the memorial ceremony of late South African President Nelson Mandela opting to send his deputy. The .. Read More →

Zim Budget Presentation Set For Next Week

By Lazarus Sauti , 10 , Dec 2013


Lazarus Sauti Zimbabwe’s Minister of Finance and Economic Development, Cde Patrick Chinamasa will present the 2014 national budget on Thursday next week. In a presser, the Permanent Secretary in the .. Read More →