Politics Posts

Western Donors Freeze $150 million Aid And Malawi Hits Back

By Correspondent , 22 , Nov 2013

Blantyre (Malawi) (AFP) - A Malawian minister on Thursday criticised Western donors for withholding aid worth $150 million after the government exposed corruption, saying it could prompt other African leaders .. Read More →

Swaziland Cabinet Ministers Are Highest Paid In The SADC Region

By Correspondent , 22 , Nov 2013

MBABANE – Swaziland’s Cabinet ministers are the highest paid among comparative economies in the SADC region in terms of GDP growth. The Cabinet ministers were compared to those of Namibia, .. Read More →

Libyans Leave Tripoli

By Correspondent , 22 , Nov 2013

Tripoli (AFP) - Libyan militias including two groups from the western city of Zintan have withdrawn from the capital in response to public pressure nearly a week after deadly violence, .. Read More →

Thomas Sankara`s Shattered Dream

By Tendai Makaripe , 20 , Nov 2013

“I would like to leave behind me the conviction that if we maintain a certain amount of caution and organisation we deserve victory... You cannot carry out fundamental change without .. Read More →

Liberian President`s Convoy Used For Smuggling Cannabis

By Tatenda Chambwe , 20 , Nov 2013

Liberian President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf’s motorcade commander has been arrested for allegedly smuggling 300kgs of cannabis using the President’s lead vehicle. The lead vehicle of the motorcade, a Jeep known .. Read More →

Mandela Unable To Speak: Uses Facial Expressions

By Correspondent , 19 , Nov 2013

By Nomore Chinoda and Freeman Makopa Former South Africa president Nelson Mandela is now unable to speak instead uses facial gestures to communicate, it has emerged. His former wife Winnie .. Read More →

Rwanda And Sri Lanka Leaders Meet On Sidelines Of CHOGM 2013

By Takudzwa Mashumba , 17 , Nov 2013

Sri Lanka's President Mahinda Rajapaska and Rwandan President Paul Kagame met on the sidelines for the Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting(CHOGM) 2013 at the Sirimavo Bandaranaike Memorial Exhibition Centre in .. Read More →

Africa`s Challenge To Kenya ICC Trial Rejected By UN Council

By Correspondent , 16 , Nov 2013

UNITED NATIONS (United States) (AFP) - The UN Security Council on Friday rejected an African demand to suspend the International Criminal Court trial of Kenya's president and vice president for .. Read More →

Gambia Ends Diplomatic Ties With Taiwan

By Correspondent , 15 , Nov 2013

Banjul (Gambia) (AFP) - Gambia on Thursday announced that it had abruptly broken off diplomatic relations with Taiwan, established over the past 18 years, for reasons to do with the .. Read More →