Politics Posts

Gays In Nigeria Get 20 Lashes For Homosex Offences

By Correspondent , 09 , Mar 2014


Four Nigerian men have received 20 lashes each after an Islamic court in the northern city of Bauchi convicted them of gay sex, officials say. Confessions had been forced from .. Read More →

Drama As Rebel MPs Are Arrested In Uganda

By Correspondent , 07 , Mar 2014


Kampala - A large procession led by supporters of the so-called ‘rebel’ ruling party MPs who were rejoicing their reinstatement as lawmakers was broken up by police in downtown Kampala .. Read More →

Rwanda Ex General`s Home Attacked By Gunmen In Johannesburg

By Eugene Majuru , 06 , Mar 2014


Johannesburg - A group of armed men stormed the house of General Nyamwasa, Rwanda`s ex General in south-eastern Johannesburg overnight Monday to Tuesday “looking for him”. “General Nyamwasa and his .. Read More →

Nigerian President Jonathan Declares War On River State

By Correspondent , 06 , Mar 2014


We have learnt with shock and disbelief, of the zero allocation to Rivers State in the 2014 Budget of the Federal Ministry of Works. What this means is that Rivers .. Read More →

TB Joshua’s Nigeria 2015 bombshell: Elections may not hold in some states , if…

By Correspondent , 06 , Mar 2014


General Overseer of The Synagogue Church Of All Nations, Prophet T.B. Joshua, warns politicians not to derail the nation’s democracy. He spoke with TAI ANYANWU. Excerpts There are so many .. Read More →

Ugandan Army Stuck With Detained Top Spy

By Hilda Desai , 05 , Mar 2014


Kampala - The Ugandan army was by Tuesday still holding Maj Herbert Muramagi, the Internal Security Organisation director for Marines, four days after his arrest. Muramagi was picked up last .. Read More →

Mugabe Fully Behind Museveni Against Homosexuality

By Correspondent , 03 , Mar 2014


President Mugabe has thrown his weight behind Ugandan leader Mr Yoweri Museveni’s fight against homosexuality, hinting that Government will soon deal decisively with the Gays and Lesbians Association of Zimbabwe .. Read More →

New Political Party For South Africa: United Front Movement For Socialism

By Mildred Richards , 03 , Mar 2014


Johannesburg - South Africa's biggest trade union, the 340,000-strong National Union of Metalworkers (NUMSA), announced Sunday it was laying the ground for a new "working class" political party. Castro Ngobese .. Read More →

Mozambique`s Frelimo Choose Presidential Candidate

By Mildred Richards , 02 , Mar 2014


Matola (Mozambique) - Mozambique's ruling Frelimo chose Defence Minister Filipe Nyussi Saturday as its presidential candidate for elections in October. "Filipe Nyussi won with 68 percent," party spokesman Damiao Jose .. Read More →

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