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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...

‘Mugabe Anointed By Ancestral Spirits’ – Former Minister

Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe’s leadership was brought by ancestral spirits, with apostolic sects anointing him to the throne, according to claims by one of...

Ghana’s New President Apologises After ‘Copied’ Speech Scandal

President Nana Akufo-Addo has started his term of office on an embarrassing note after he read a speech that appeared to be an exact...