Politics Posts

Joyce Banda Not Hospitalised: Spokesman

By Correspondent , 26 , Jan 2014


Malawi State House Press Officer Tusekele Mwanyongo rubbished gossip circulating on social media that President Joyce Banda had collapsed following the resignation of Sidik Mia of the ruling Peoples Party .. Read More →

Tunisia Prime Minister Fails To Elect New Cabinet

By Correspondent , 26 , Jan 2014


Tunis (AFP) - Tunisia's Prime Minister-designate Mehdi Jomaa announced Saturday he had failed to reach a consensus on a new cabinet due to oversee the run-up to fresh elections. He .. Read More →

South Africa`s Opposition Seek Probe Into Mandela Memorial Spending

By Eugene Majuru , 26 , Jan 2014


Opposition parties in South Africa on Saturday demanded to know how tax payers money had been spent for Mandela`s memorial service following allegations of mismanagement of funds. According to an .. Read More →

Samba – Panza Sworn In As CAR President

By editor , 24 , Jan 2014


(News Of The South) - The new Central African Republic President (CAR) Catherine Samba-Panza was sworn in on Thursday. Samba`s rise to power raised hopes of stabilising the country currently .. Read More →

Election Violence Expected In Nigeria

By Correspondent , 24 , Jan 2014


Abuja (AFP) - Nigeria's secret police on Thursday issued a warning against what it called "subversive elements" seeking to foment violence in the run-up to next year's general election. The .. Read More →

New Central Africa Republic President Samba To Be Sworn In On Thursday

By Correspondent , 23 , Jan 2014


Bangui (Central African Republic) (AFP) - The new president of Central African Republic, Catherine Samba Panza, will be sworn in Thursday with a mission to end atrocious sectarian violence and .. Read More →

Mugabe Warms Up To His Painful Past

By Correspondent , 23 , Jan 2014


By Masimba Mukichi (News Of The South) - At the burial of his sister Bridgette at their rural homestead, Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe spoke of the challenges of life he .. Read More →

Drama At ZANU Meeting As Chinoz And Mliswa Clash

By Correspondent , 23 , Jan 2014


There was drama when Zimbabwe`s ruling Zanu-PF on Wednesday held a caucus meeting which saw Buhera Central Member of the National Assembly Cde Joseph Chinotimba accused his Hurungwe East counterpart, .. Read More →

Guinea President Conde Criticised For New Closed Government

By Hilda Desai , 22 , Jan 2014


Guinea's President Alpha Conde has been criticised for appointing a government described by opposition activists and analysts as stuffed with apolitical technocrats who would offer no dissent. Conde issued a .. Read More →