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Zambia`s Million Dollar Baby Esther Phiri Goes On Al Jazeera

By Correspondent , 06 , Aug 2016


Zambia. - Esther-webZambia’s Boxing Star, an upcoming Al Jazeera documentary also known as Between Rings, tells the story of Esther Phiri, dubbed the 400 Million Kwacha Baby by ESPN. The .. Read More →

History As First Nigerian Comes Out Publicly About Gay Status

By Correspondent , 05 , Aug 2016


London. - A BRITISH filmmaker is hoping to raise £20,000 to produce a documentary about Nigerian's first and only gay person to come out publicly. Bisi Alimi put his life .. Read More →

Ugandan Opposition MPs And Nabakooba Clash Over Kayihura Summons

By Correspondent , 05 , Aug 2016


By Solomon Arinaitwe. Kampala. - Opposition MPs on the Defence and Internal Affairs committee have rejected Ms Judith Nabakooba as its chairperson, accusing her of conflict of interest, having been .. Read More →

Six Mali Soldiers Missing After Jihadist Attack

By Correspondent , 05 , Aug 2016


Bamako - The Malian defence ministry on Thursday admitted six soldiers have been missing since a deadly jihadist attack in July on a military base in the heart of the .. Read More →

Typhoid Upsurge in Zimbabwe

By Mumera Wisdom , 04 , Aug 2016


  Harare, Zimbabwe (News of the South)-Zimbabwe has been witnessing an upsurge in the number of communicable diseases since the turn of the year with a reported 11 deaths and .. Read More →

ANC Tested As South Africans Vote In Local Elections

By Correspondent , 04 , Aug 2016


Johannesburg, South Africa. - South Africans voted Wednesday in closely-contested municipal elections that could deal a heavy blow to the African National Congress (ANC), which has ruled since leading the .. Read More →

Major Demonstrations Scheduled In UK As Blacks Call For Shutdown Of Major Cities

By Correspondent , 04 , Aug 2016


By Ade Onibada. LONDON, MANCHESTER, Birmingham and Nottingham are set to become the focal points of four major demonstrations this Friday (August 5) after the UK chapter of Black Lives .. Read More →

Zambian Athletes Head Off To Rio Olympics

By Correspondent , 03 , Aug 2016


Lusaka Zambia. (News Of The South) - Olympic Youth Development Centre (OYDC) Director Clement Chileshe, says he is optimistic that the Zambian athletes who have left the country to participate .. Read More →

Burundi Rejects Deployment Of 228 United Nations Police Officers

By Correspondent , 03 , Aug 2016


Nairobi - Burundi's government has rejected the deployment of 228 UN police to the troubled African nation, saying a French-led UN resolution authorising the force was made without its consent. .. Read More →