Politics Posts

Zuma Cancels London Visit Over Alleged Snubbing From British Premier

By Correspondent , 27 , Oct 2014


Johannesburg - South African President Jacob Zuma has cancelled his visit to London set for Monday, with one newspaper claiming he was throwing a "tantrum" because British Prime Minister David .. Read More →

Mujuru Denies Plotting To Out Mugabe

By Correspondent , 26 , Oct 2014


Harare - Zimbabwe Vice President Joice Mujuru on Sunday rejected "false claims" that she is plotting to topple President Robert Mugabe ahead of a ruling party congress in December. "Like .. Read More →

Zanu PF Skirts Succession Feud

By Correspondent , 26 , Oct 2014


Harare (AFP) - Zimbabwe's ruling ZANU-PF politburo has brought forward a crunch elective congress but did not debate factional fighting threatening to tear the party apart, its spokesman said Saturday. .. Read More →

Military Observers To Be Deployed In Mozambique To Monitor Post Election Period

By Correspondent , 22 , Oct 2014


Maputo - Military observers from up to nine countries will be deployed across Mozambique later this month, to ensure post-election tensions do not spell a return to violence. Government minister .. Read More →

African Union Calls On Malagasy Stakeholders To Exercise Restraint And Leadership Following Return Of Former President Marc Ravalamanana

By Correspondent , 16 , Oct 2014


ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia.The Chairperson of the Commission of the African Union (AU), Dr. Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma, is closely monitoring the situation in Madagascar, following the return of Mr. Marc Ravalomanana, former .. Read More →

Mozambique Braces Up For Key Vote

By Correspondent , 12 , Oct 2014


Maputo – Candidates campaigning for Mozambique's presidential elections wrapped up on Sunday with a rock-and-roll rally to drum up enthusiasm for the ruling party's first post-colonial candidate. Addressing a crowd .. Read More →

Zimbabwe`s First lady Refused $10Million Bribe To Stop Land Reforms

By Business Editor , 08 , Oct 2014


Zimbabwe`s First lady Amai Grace Mugabe on Wednesday revealed how she turned down a $10million bribe from white farmers who were making efforts to get her to persuade President Mugabe .. Read More →

Ex Zambian President Banda To Return To Politics

By Correspondent , 08 , Oct 2014


Lusaka - With Zambia's president ailing, his predecessor Rupiah Banda hinted at a possible return to politics on Wednesday, telling AFP he would change the country's constitution if elected. The .. Read More →

Kenyatta Arrives In Netherlands Ahead Of Landmark ICC Appearance

By Correspondent , 07 , Oct 2014


Amsterdam Airport Schiphol (Netherlands) - Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta arrived at Amsterdam's Schiphol airport on Tuesday ahead of a landmark appearance before the International Criminal Court, where he faces charges .. Read More →

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