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Charles Taylor Requests For Jail Transfer To Rwanda

By Takudzwa Mashumba , 20 , Jun 2014


Former Liberian President Charles Taylor has asked to be moved out of a jail in Britain where he is serving a 50-year sentence for war crimes. Lawyers for Taylor say .. Read More →

Al Jazeera Hunger Strike Journalist Released

By Correspondent , 18 , Jun 2014


The Al Jazeera Arabic reporter Abdullah Elshamy was released from jail in Egypt late last night. Elshamy spent 307 days in prison following his arrest as he covered anti-government protests .. Read More →

Bribe Soliciting Nigerian Policeman Sacked After Being Caught On Video

By Correspondent , 18 , Jun 2014


Lagos (AFP) - Nigeria's police on Wednesday advised football fans to stay away from public venues showing World Cup matches after a bomb attack killed at least 21 in the .. Read More →

Coach Accident Claims Three In Norton

By Correspondent , 18 , Jun 2014


By Tonderai Muzana Zimbabwe, Norton. (News Of The South) - A serious accident which claimed three people on spot have happened in Norton along the Harare-Bulawayo highway when a City .. Read More →

Social Discrimmination Overcome As Blind Girl Graduates

By Correspondent , 18 , Jun 2014


Uganda, Lwengo. - Aida Namukasa, 28, is not an ordinary university graduate. She has been blind since she was one and half years. “I lost my sight due to measles .. Read More →

Residents And Council Should Harmonise Relations

By Correspondent , 18 , Jun 2014


By Sharon Tatenda Magodyo, HRT Community Coordinator Zimbabwe.- The residents of Harare have long suffered from water disconnections. Water is essential in people’s lives and people cannot live without it. .. Read More →

Border Jumper Kidnappers Arrested

By Correspondent , 17 , Jun 2014


Zimbabwe. (News Of The South) - POLICE have arrested 12 suspects who allegedly kidnapped, tortured and robbed 30 people who intended to cross into South Africa illegally. The 12 who .. Read More →

Tourist To Drive Around River Nile And Raise Funds For Wildlife

By editor , 16 , Jun 2014


Uganda, Kampala - (News Of The South) - A female tourism devotee, Leslie Carvell is set to drive around the River Nile section in Uganda in her 1970 VW Beetle .. Read More →

Boko Haram Terrorists Demand 800 Cows For 20 Fulani Women

By Correspondent , 15 , Jun 2014


MAIDUGURI — Boko Haram terrorists are reportedly asking for 800 cows as a precondition for the release of the abducted 20 Fulani women. The terrorists demanded that each of the .. Read More →