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Botswana`s 12 Metre Christmas Tree Features In City

By Correspondent , 24 , Dec 2013


A 12 metre high Christmas tree, which is also six metres wide, has taken centre stage at the Airport Junction Mall. The colourful tree is also decorated with 16 000 .. Read More →

Ministry crafts GBV information template

By Lazarus Sauti , 23 , Dec 2013


Lazarus Sauti Zimbabwe’s Ministry of Women Affairs, Gender and Community Development has devised a template which has been distributed to stakeholders with the aim of getting more accurate information on .. Read More →

Uganda Passes Anti- Gay Law With Penalty Of Life Imprisonment

By Correspondent , 23 , Dec 2013


UGANDAN POLITICIANS passed an anti-gay law that punishes “aggravated homosexuality’ with life imprisonment as the maximum penalty. It also makes it a crime punishable by a prison sentence not to .. Read More →

10 Die In Nairobi Slum As Kenyan Train Derails

By Correspondent , 23 , Dec 2013


Nairobi (AFP) - A cargo train derailed in a sprawling Nairobi slum on Sunday, injuring at least 10 people as it crashed into makeshift homes where people are feared still .. Read More →

Chrstmas Comes But Once A Year

By Correspondent , 23 , Dec 2013


By Masimba Mukichi Hippity hip hooray! Thank God it’s Friday – Black Friday, the last Friday before Christmas. Most companies have closed for Christmas. The trains, buses and cars are .. Read More →

TB Joshua`s Prophecy Being Fulfilled In South Sudan?

By Correspondent , 21 , Dec 2013


Sometime in late October or early November, Nigerian prophet TB Joshua prophesied that an East Africa president would be abducted by terrorists. Were it any other prophet, that would probably .. Read More →

Winnie Mandela Denies Family Feud

By Correspondent , 20 , Dec 2013


Johannesburg (AFP) - Nelson Mandela's ex-wife Winnie denied Wednesday there was a dynastic battle within his extensive family, amid reports of a renewed feud shortly after the peace icon's death. .. Read More →

Mozambique Rail And Port Project To Cost $5Billion

By Correspondent , 19 , Dec 2013


MAPUTO – Mozambique has increased the estimated cost of a railway and port project to boost coal exports to $5 billion, almost twice as much as its initial projection, a .. Read More →

Six American Soldiers Die In Helicopter Crash

By Correspondent , 18 , Dec 2013


BY FREEMAN MAKOPA At least six American soldiers perished whilst one person survived and sustained injuries in a helicopter crash in Southern Afganstan, said the Defence officials anonymously. Amid reports .. Read More →