Africa Posts

Soweto Uprising Marked Turning Point Against Apatheid

By Correspondent , 16 , Jun 2016


Soweto (South Africa) - On June 16, 1976, thousands of black students spilled into the streets of Soweto against a government order that South African schools could only teach in .. Read More →

Billionnnaire Rebrab`s Media Purchase Halted By Algerian Court

By Correspondent , 15 , Jun 2016


Algiers - An Algerian court on Wednesday halted a bid by billionaire Issad Rebrab, the country's richest entrepreneur, to buy a media group that has been critical of President Abdelaziz .. Read More →

Tsitsi Sekeramayi Castigates Zimbabweans For Poor Handling Of US Dollar

By Mumera Wisdom , 14 , Jun 2016


By Wisdom Mumera. Harare, Zimbabwe (News of the South)-Zimbabwe Defence minister Sydney Sekeramayi’s wife, Tsitsi Sekeramayi, has castigated Zimbabweans for their poor handling of the US currency since its inception .. Read More →

Trading Becomes Zimbabwe`s Main Economic Sector

By Correspondent , 11 , Jun 2016


By Victor Mkombwe. Gwanda Zimbabwe. - (News Of The South.) Informal sector through trading has become the main economic sector in Zimbabwe since 2008. Trading in Zimbabwe has a multiplicity .. Read More →

Racist Facebook Rant Lands South African Woman $10 000 Fine

By Correspondent , 10 , Jun 2016


Johannesburg - A South African court Friday fined a white estate agent $10,000 for comparing black beachgoers to monkeys in a Facebook post that sparked outrage over racist attitudes more .. Read More →

Museveni Receives Highest Military Honour

By Correspondent , 10 , Jun 2016


By NELSON WESONGA. BUIKWE -President Museveni has received the Order Katonga, which is highest military decoration in Uganda. The medal was presented to him on Thursday by Chief Justice Bart .. Read More →

No Casualties As Lagos Floating School Collapses In Heavy Rain

By Correspondent , 10 , Jun 2016


Lagos, Nigeria. - A landmark floating school that provided classes to children on a lagoon in Nigeria's biggest city, Lagos, has collapsed during heavy rains, its headteacher said on Thursday. .. Read More →

Abuja Announced As Host Of 2016 African Achievers Awards As Nominations Open

By Prince Akpah , 09 , Jun 2016


By Prince Akpah. Abuja, Nigeria. (News Of The South) - Recognised as the most prestigious honour for industrious African Achievers and Visionaries hosted for the past five years, Nigeria's Capital, .. Read More →

South Africa Rebukes Britain And US Over “Terror Alert”

By Correspondent , 09 , Jun 2016


Pretoria - The South African government reacted angrily Wednesday to warnings by the United States and Britain about possible imminent "terrorist" attacks by Islamic extremists in the country's major cities. .. Read More →

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