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Mali President Pulls Out Of AU Summit Following Violence

By Correspondent , 29 , Jan 2015


Bamako. - Mali's president has pulled out of attending the African Union summit to visit the restive city of Gao following the deaths of protesters in violent demonstrations against the .. Read More →

Two More Die From South Africa Looting Violence

By Correspondent , 26 , Jan 2015


Johannesburg - Two more people have died as the week-long looting of foreign-owned shops continued in townships around South Africa's economic capital Johannesburg, police said Monday. The men were killed .. Read More →

History As 90 Year Old Kenyan Grandmother Enrolls For Primary School

By Eugene Majuru , 25 , Jan 2015


Kenya. (News Of The South) -A 90 year old Kenyan great grandmother Priscilla Sitieni becomes the World`s oldest person in primary school after she enrolled at Leaders Vision Preparatory School .. Read More →

Disgraced Former South African Police Boss Dies

By editor , 23 , Jan 2015


Johannesburg (News Of The South) - Jackie Selebi, South Africa's former police commissioner and once ANC official, Interpol president and diplomat died on Friday aged 64. "He passed on this .. Read More →

Murder And Magic In Tanzania As “Witchcraft” Killings Rise

By Correspondent , 23 , Jan 2015


By Erin Byrnes. Magu (Tanzania) - It was a hyena that killed the boy, but four elderly women got the blame. Villagers slashed them with machetes then set fire to .. Read More →

Sunshine City`s Uncollected Garbage, Potholes And High Fuel Prices Now A Nightmare

By Correspondent , 23 , Jan 2015


By Pretty Chavango. Harare, Zimbabwe. (News Of The South) - The once sunshine city has now turned into a sorry sight, with rubbish strewn all over, potholes filled with stagnant .. Read More →

Man Forced To Marry The Goat He Raped

By Correspondent , 23 , Jan 2015


ZImbabwe. A man from Siadindi area in Binga was reportedly forced to marry a goat after he was allegedly caught red-handed having s*x with the domestic animal, uMthunywa reported last .. Read More →

Davos And Why It Matters For Africa

By Correspondent , 22 , Jan 2015


By Christine Tsotetsi. South Africa. (News Of the South) - The World Economic Forum in Davos brings together business leaders and public figures from across the world to build trust .. Read More →

Citizenship Granted To Muslim Man Who Hid Shoppers In Paris Siege

By Mildred Richards , 22 , Jan 2015


A 24 year old Muslim man Lassana Bathily who worked at a supermarket that was targeted by gunmen in the just ended siege in Paris was granted French citizenship in .. Read More →