Nineteen wedding guests killed in tragic bus accident in Nigeria

April 25, 2019 News Room SA 0

Nineteen wedding guests in the northern Nigerian state of Jigawa died when their bus lost control and burst into flames, police said on Wednesday. The […]

Heavy rains in Uganda kill 17 children, one adult

April 24, 2019 News Room SA 0

Heavy rains have hit eastern Uganda destroying homes and crops, and leaving 17 children and one adult dead, the Red Cross said on Tuesday. “Now […]

Malawi pilots groundbreaking malaria vaccine

April 24, 2019 News Room SA 0

Malawi launched the world’s first malaria vaccine in a landmark programme to prevent a disease that kills hundreds of thousands, mostly children, across Africa and around the world […]

Gold worth billions being smuggled out of Africa via UAE

April 24, 2019 News Room SA 0

Billions of dollars’ worth of gold is being smuggled out of Africa every year through the United Arab Emirates in the Middle East – a […]

Botswana revokes visa-free entry for Bridgette Radebe

April 24, 2019 News Room SA 0

Botswana has banned Bridgette Radebe from entering the country visa-free, according to documents seen by AFP on Tuesday. A document issued by Botswana’s Immigration Minister […]

Cyclone Kenneth to hit Mozambique and Tanzania on Thursday

April 24, 2019 News Room SA 0

A tropical cyclone is expected to make landfall in Mozambique later this week, the South African Weather Service (SAWS) has confirmed. Speaking to TimesLIVE, SAWS […]

Egypt: Emergency summit on Sudan, Algeria [The Morning Call]

April 23, 2019 News Room SA 0

Two emergency summits will be held in Egypt this Tuesday to discuss the political and security situations in Sudan and Libya. President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi […]

Ugandan police detain Bobi Wine: sources

April 23, 2019 News Room SA 0

Ugandan police detained pop star-turned-MP Bobi Wine on Monday after shutting down one of his concerts and firing tear gas at his fans, the singer’s […]

Tshisekedi struggles with security issues in DRC

April 23, 2019 News Room SA 0

Democratic Republic of Congo’s president Felix Tshisekedi is struggling to fulfil the pledge he made to crack down on rebel and militia groups in the […]

Gorillas perfect their selfie style in photo with park ranger

April 23, 2019 News Room SA 0

Two gorillas have been snapped apparently mimicking human behavior, in a remarkable selfie with a park ranger who helped rescue them as babies. The photo, […]