Botswana is ‘tired of empty promises’

August 5, 2019 News Room SA 0

Some Batswana say opposition parties are bringing their A-game but they are all tearing each other down instead of supporting each other.  While thousands of […]

Grief, anger fill families of slain Sudan pupils

August 5, 2019 News Room SA 0

Sudanese school pupil Abdallah Adam’s family hit out in anger when a delegation from the ruling military council came to offer condolences after he was […]

Kenya’s dancing ‘Jesus’ is an American evangelist and actor

August 2, 2019 News Room SA 0

Though most on social media believe the crusade took place in South Africa, the evangelist seems to have been in Kenya. Pictures and videos of […]

ZIMBABWEANS TO FEEL THE PINCH AS ELECTRICITY PRICES MORE THAN DOUBLE

August 2, 2019 News Room SA 0

Zimbabwe’s finance minister has more than doubled the cost of power. The country has been facing chronic power shortages since May and daily blackouts last for up […]

Mozambique government, opposition Renamo sign historic peace pact

August 2, 2019 News Room SA 0

Mozambican President Filipe Nyusi and Renamo opposition leader Ossufo Momade on Thursday signed a landmark agreement aimed at formally ending decades of military hostilities, state […]

Power crisis turns night into day for Zimbabweans

August 2, 2019 News Room SA 0

Around 9 p.m., a siren pierces the pitch-black night at the Willowvale industrial park in Zimbabwe, signalling that power has been restored after a day-long […]

Libya unity govt protests at ‘untruths’ in UN report

August 2, 2019 News Room SA 0

Libya’s Government of National Accord has protested at what it said were “untruths” in UN envoy Ghassan Salame’s latest report on the conflict in the […]

Sudan general says paramilitaries killed students: Al-Ghad TV

August 2, 2019 News Room SA 0

A top Sudanese general has said the six protesters including four school children killed at a rally this week were shot dead by members of […]

Ebola crisis: Rwanda shuts border with DR Congo to stop spread of virus

August 1, 2019 News Room SA 0

Rwanda has closed part of its border with DR Congo over the Ebola crisis. At least two people have died from the virus in the […]

Mass hunger strike at Egypt prison: Amnesty

August 1, 2019 News Room SA 0

About 130 inmates have been on hunger strike in an Egyptian prison for more than six weeks in protest at inhumane conditions and denial of […]