Politics Posts

Zimbabwe`s Assembly Speaker Mudenda Criticizes State Enterprises

By Correspondent , 06 , Jan 2016


By Correspondent. Harare, Zimbabwe. (News of The South) - Assembly Speaker Jacob Mudenda has criticized the country’s parastatals accusing them of lacking basic business orientations thereby weighing the state fiscus .. Read More →

Ugandan President Museveni Pledges Iron Factory For Kabale

By Correspondent , 04 , Jan 2016


By Robert Muhereza. Kabale, Uganda.- NRM party presidential candidate Museveni has promised to establish an iron ore smelting factory in Rubanda county, Kabale District, once he is re-elected to power. .. Read More →

Museveni Piles Pressure On RDCs Over Misuse Of Public Funds

By Correspondent , 28 , Dec 2015


By Solomon Arinaitwe. Luuka. President Museveni yesterday looked to the past as he cranked up the pressure on Resident District Commissioners (RDCs), accusing them of failing to stem abuse of .. Read More →

Benin Prime Minister Survives Helicopter Crash

By Correspondent , 27 , Dec 2015


Cotonou . - Benin Prime Minister Lionel Zinsou emerged unscathed after a helicopter he was travelling in crash-landed in the country's northwest, an official said Sunday. The incident occurred on .. Read More →

Uganda`s Presidential Debate Set For January 15

By Correspondent , 24 , Dec 2015


By Nelson Wesonga. Kampala- A live televised debate for the eight presidential candidates will be held on January 15 at the Kampala Serena Hotel. The Inter–Religious Council of Uganda (IRCU), .. Read More →

Zuma Fires Finance Minister

By Correspondent , 12 , Dec 2015


JOHANNESBURG: The South African President, Jacob Zuma on Wednesday fired the Finance Minister, Nhlanhla Nene and promised to deploy him to a strategic post. He was replaced by the ruling .. Read More →

National Speaker Mudenda Ridicules Zimbabwe`s First Lady’s Donations

By Correspondent , 09 , Dec 2015


By Wisdom Mumera. Harare, Zimbabwe. (News Of The South) - The First Lady Dr Grace Mugabe who has been known to give out foodstuffs at her rallies has been described .. Read More →

Thabo Mbeki Mourns Prof Sam Moyo

By Ndumiso Mlilo , 28 , Nov 2015


By Ndumiso Mlilo. JOHANNESBURG. ( News of The South) - The former South African President, Thabo Mbeki has expressed sadness over the passing of a Zimbabwean agrarian researcher, Professor Sam .. Read More →

Ugandans Advised On Polls By US Envoy

By Correspondent , 19 , Nov 2015


By Frederic Musisi. Kampala- A top US envoy on human rights has said corruption in elections or monetisation of electoral processes is an issue rampant even in the most established .. Read More →