Jet Stores to close some shops

February 22, 2019 News Room SA 0

JET Stores Namibia will soon close down some branches across the country as part of the company’s turnaround strategy. Edcon South Africa, the company which […]

Kenya court to rule on decriminalising homosexuality

February 22, 2019 News Room SA 0

Kenya’s High Court will decide Friday whether to scrap colonial-era laws which criminalise homosexuality, in a ruling that could reverberate around Africa. Convictions under the […]

WATCH: Frail Mugabe dozes at 95th birthday reception

February 22, 2019 News Room SA 0

A FRAIL looking former President Robert Mugabe looked to be dozing off as close family and friends sang for him at a seemingly intimate event […]

Algeria’s president head to Switzerland for medical checks

February 22, 2019 News Room SA 0

Ahead of Algeria’s presidential elections in April, president Abdelaziz Bouteflika, who is seeking a fifth term in April elections, will head to Switzerland for “routine […]

Robert Mugabe turns 95

February 21, 2019 News Room SA 0

Former Zimbabwean president, Robert Mugabe, turns 95 years old on Thursday. The former veteran leader stepped down as the president of Zimbabwe after the military […]

Zambia opposition to report president Lungu at ICC

February 21, 2019 News Room SA 0

Opposition parties in Zambia are accusing president Edgar Lungu of presiding over political violence against his rivals, and intend to report him to the International […]

Nairobi attack highlights ‘new generation’ of Shabaab recruits

February 21, 2019 News Room SA 0

Profiles of key suspects in last month’s terror attack in Nairobi point to the worrying rise of a new generation of Kenyan jihadists, analysts say. […]

ZIMBABWE TO RUN OUT OF BREAD IN ONE WEEK AS FLOUR STOCKS DWINDLE – MILLERS

February 20, 2019 News Room SA 0

HARARE – Zimbabwe could run out of bread in a week after flour stocks dwindled due to the country’s failure to pay for imported wheat, […]

Anti-gay laws widespread in Africa despite gains (FEATURE)

February 20, 2019 News Room SA 0

More than half of the countries in sub-Saharan Africa have anti-homosexuality laws, although others have moved towards legal tolerance, watchdogs say. Twenty-eight out of 49 […]

Beitbridge border expansion commences

February 20, 2019 News Room SA 0

EXPANSION work on the Beitbridge Border Post appears to be finally starting eight months after President Emmerson Mnangagwa laid the foundation for the $241 million […]