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South Africa Recognises Gambia’s New President

The South African Government has congratulated President Adama Barrow following his swearing in as the new President of The Gambia, on 19 January 2017...

Mozambican Refugees Abandoned in Zimbabwe

The former rebel and now opposition leader Afonso Dhlakama has blamed the government  for allegedly turning a blind eye on Mozambican refugees who fled the...

Lesotho Tops Travellers List into South Africa

South Africa has registered an increase on the number travellers entering and leaving South Africa during the 2016/17 festive season. Home Affairs Minister Malusi Gigaba...

Botswana Calls For Action Against Gambian ‘President’ Jammeh

Botswana has called on the international community to pressure Gambia’s Yahya Jammeh to immediately stand down, saying it no longer recognized his government. Jammeh, who...

SADC Blasted as Zimbabwe Crisis Worsens

A local human rights watchdog has expressed disappointment with the Southern African Development Community (Sadc)’s failure to intervene in Zimbabwe to arrest an increase...

Zimbabwe Steps Up Efforts to Fight Corruption

The government has developed a protocol in the handling of criminal cases involving corruption, a vice that experts also blame for the country’s never-ending...

Minister Suspends Data Tariff Increase After Outcry in Zimbabwe

The Minister of ICT, Postal & Courier Services Supa Mandiwanzira has moved in to reverse the high data tariff a few days after the...

Top UN Official Pushes for Swift Signing of DR Congo Political Deal

Addressing the Security Council, the head of United Nations peacekeeping operations today urged the international community to push for a swift endorsement of the...

Zimbabwe’s Top Officials ‘Admire’ Mugabe

IN power since 1980, President Robert Mugabe is no stranger to being genuflected by bands of Zanu-PF supporters, including ministers.  It doesn’t matter how up...

Zimbabwean Churches Move to Curb Child Marriages

The churches have rolled out an anti-child marriages awareness programme, holding road shows and distributing literature on the practice that the Constitutional Court ruled...