Politics Posts

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 →

France, Sweden Caution Uganda On Anti Gay Law, UN Concerned

By Correspondent , 27 , Feb 2014


Kampala-Sweden’s Finance Minister Anders Borg warned Tuesday that the new law imposing life imprisonment for homosexuals could hit a financial blow to the country and will scare away investors. Mr .. Read More →

Kenya Tightens Airport Security Amid Threats Of Islamist Attack

By Correspondent , 26 , Feb 2014


Nairobi (AFP) - Kenya's security chiefs on Tuesday ordered that defences be boosted around the capital's airport, including against possible missile attack amid "increased threats of radicalisation" from homegrown Islamist .. Read More →

Full Transcript: President Mahama`s State Of The Nation Address

By editor , 26 , Feb 2014


Right Honourable Speaker, Your Excellency, the Vice President, Your Ladyship, the Chief Justice, Honourable Members of Parliament, Since the start of the Fourth Republic, every President, in fulfillment of Article .. Read More →

Dr Kaunda Leaves Hospital

By Correspondent , 25 , Feb 2014


By Zambian Eye Zambia’s First President Dr. Kenneth Kaunda has been discharged from hospital, reports Zambian Eye’s Owen Miyanza. Dr. Kaunda 89, was discharged from Lusaka Trust Hospital on Monday, .. Read More →

Uganda`s Museveni Signs Anti Gay Bill Into law

By Correspondent , 24 , Feb 2014


By Muheebwa Hillary The president of Uganda, Yoweri Kaguta Museveni, has today Monday assented to the anti-homosexuality bill, signing it into law. The bill is popular with the conservative local .. Read More →

Museveni Tells Obama He Will Work With Russians

By Correspondent , 24 , Feb 2014


Entebbe-President Museveni has said he will work with Russians because they don’t meddle in the internal affairs of other countries. The comment follows US President Barack Obama’s statement that the .. Read More →

Algerian President Seeks Re- Election

By Correspondent , 24 , Feb 2014


Algiers - Algerian President Abdelaziz Bouteflika seeks re - election in April, Prime Minister Abdelmalek Sellal said in comments carried by national television Saturday. "The prime minister officially announces the .. Read More →

Nine Facts About Mugabe

By Correspondent , 23 , Feb 2014


By Agencies Exercise and traditional food “I fall sick if I don’t exercise,” Mr Mugabe said three years ago. Needing little sleep, he gets up between 4:00am and 5:00am every .. Read More →