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South Africa Announces Conditions for Zimbabweans to Renew (ZSP) Permits

Pretoria - The government has outlined conditions applicable for the renewal of the Zimbabwe Exemption Permit. The holders of the Zimbabwean Special Permits will renew...

Crisis in Africa as Hunger and Deaths Surge

There is a growing crisis in Africa  - and around the world there is a deafening silence about massive starvation and death among the...

Zimbabwean Special Permit Holders Keep Fingers Crossed

The Minister of Home Affairs, Prof Hlengiwe Mkhize, will on Friday, 08 September 2017, announce the conditions and processes to be followed for the...

South Africa’s Social Grant Crisis

The South African Social Security Agency (SASSA) was established in 2004 to make provision for the effective management, administration and payment of social assistance....

Switzerland to Lead Mozambique Peace Talks

The government and opposition in Mozambique have asked Switzerland to lead peace talks aimed at ending the conflict between the two parties. Both sides...

Another Lesotho Army Commander Assassinated

Maseru — LESOTHO Defence Force (LDF) commander, Lt-Gen Khoantle Motšomotšo, was shot dead on Tuesday morning during a gun battle with Lt-Col Tefo Hashatsi...

Over 200 Killed by Floods, Hundreds Homeless in Zimbabwe

The government has launched an appeal for aid following floods which affected all the country’s provinces killing at least 246 people. The State-owned Herald reported...

Burundi’s Govt Accused Of Crimes Against Humanity

Bujumbura - BURUNDI’s government has been accused of crimes against humanity by United Nations (UN) investigators who also urged the International Criminal Court (ICC)...

Muslims Appeal For Urgent Food Aid To Feed Hungry Malawians

A Malawi Muslims association has appealed for urgent humanitarian aid to feed hungry Malawians, warning of hunger-induced deaths. Hunger stalks many in Malawi following the...

Kenya’s Electoral Commission Shuts Out New Presidential Aspirants in Re-run

Nairobi - KENYA’s electoral commission has shut out new presidential aspirants from contesting the October 17 re-run.  This follows a Friday Supreme Court ruling cancelling President...