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Botswana Presidents in Bitter Power Struggle

Gaborone: Masisi had been handpicked by outgoing president, Ian Khama, who ran the country for two constitutional terms with an iron fist amid rising...

Zimbabwe: Doctors Strike Over Poor Wages, Patients Sent Home

Harare: Zimbabwe doctors have gone on strike protesting poor pay and working conditions characterised by shortages of basic medicines. (adsbygoogle...

Motorists Sleep in Queues as Zimbabwe Fuel Crisis Bites

Harare: Zimbabweans have been hit by another round of fuel shortages amid foreign currency shortages to import the commodity. (adsbygoogle...

Militants Attack Village in Mozambique

Maputo: ARMED militants killed one person and seriously injured another in northern Mozambique last week, reports said. (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle...

Botswana President Masisi Faces Ouster – Reports

Gaborone: BOTSWANA President Mokgweetsi Masisi reportedly faces a recall from the ruling Botswana Democratic Party (BDP) and possible ouster from the presidency, reports said. ...

Tanzania Targets Gays, Lesbian Community

Dodoma: - HUMAN rights’ activists have called on Tanzanian authorities to halt a crackdown targeting the Lesbian, Gays, Bisexual and Transgender (LGBTI) community that...

Zimbabwe Minister Donates Salary to The Poor

Harare - A Zimbabwean minister has started donating his salary to the needy after he pledged not to touch a single cent of his...

Cameroon Urged to Locate Abducted Students

AMNESTY International has demanded the immediate release of at least 80 schoolchildren abducted at a boarding school in Cameroon’s Anglophone region. ...

Drop Bond Note, Adopt South African Rand – Former Zimbabwe Minister

Zimbabwe officially uses US dollars as the legal tender. Therefore prices are denominated in US dollars. However, there is a surrogate currency called bond...

Oil and Gas Discovered in Rural Zimbabwe

Zimbabwe has announced that it will start exploring oil deposits in 2020 following the discovery of huge deposits in Muzarabani area - North of...