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Pistorious Treated In Hospital After Prison Fall

By Correspondent , 08 , Aug 2016

Johannesburg - South African athlete and convicted murderer Oscar Pistorius has returned to his cell after being treated in hospital for injuries from a fall, prison officials said Sunday, as .. Read More →

ANC In Major Poll Defeat In South Africa`s Capital

By Correspondent , 07 , Aug 2016

Johannesburg - South Africa's ruling African National Congress suffered a historic defeat in the country's capital, where it lost to the opposition Democratic Alliance in local polls, the electoral commission .. Read More →

London Riots Five Years On….. Five Years Ago

By Correspondent , 06 , Aug 2016

Written by Dotun Adebayo. IS IT really five years since the nationwide riots that were triggered by the shooting of Mark Duggan in Tottenham? Incredible! In that time some wounds .. Read More →

Zambia`s Million Dollar Baby Esther Phiri Goes On Al Jazeera

By Correspondent , 06 , Aug 2016

Zambia. - Esther-webZambia’s Boxing Star, an upcoming Al Jazeera documentary also known as Between Rings, tells the story of Esther Phiri, dubbed the 400 Million Kwacha Baby by ESPN. The .. Read More →

History As First Nigerian Comes Out Publicly About Gay Status

By Correspondent , 05 , Aug 2016

London. - A BRITISH filmmaker is hoping to raise £20,000 to produce a documentary about Nigerian's first and only gay person to come out publicly. Bisi Alimi put his life .. Read More →

Six Mali Soldiers Missing After Jihadist Attack

By Correspondent , 05 , Aug 2016

Bamako - The Malian defence ministry on Thursday admitted six soldiers have been missing since a deadly jihadist attack in July on a military base in the heart of the .. Read More →

Typhoid Upsurge in Zimbabwe

By Mumera Wisdom , 04 , Aug 2016

  Harare, Zimbabwe (News of the South)-Zimbabwe has been witnessing an upsurge in the number of communicable diseases since the turn of the year with a reported 11 deaths and .. Read More →

Major Demonstrations Scheduled In UK As Blacks Call For Shutdown Of Major Cities

By Correspondent , 04 , Aug 2016

By Ade Onibada. LONDON, MANCHESTER, Birmingham and Nottingham are set to become the focal points of four major demonstrations this Friday (August 5) after the UK chapter of Black Lives .. Read More →

Four Die In Attack On Somali Police Building

By Correspondent , 03 , Aug 2016

Nairobi - Burundi's government has rejected the deployment of 228 UN police to the troubled African nation, saying a French-led UN resolution authorising the force was made without its consent. .. Read More →