Africa

3 months ago | July 21, 2019

Mozambican PM on climate change resilience

The advent of climate change is increasing the frequency and intensity of the cyclones that hit Mozambique, and hence ...

5 months ago | May 24, 2019

Malawi election: Vote count starts in unpredictable poll

IN MALAWI, election officials have started counting votes in what has been described as one of the country’s most ...

‘ANC lost support because I joined campaign late,’

FORMER South Africa president Jacob Zuma this week told his supporters that the ANC would have done better at the polls ...

We are not power mongers: Sudan’s military

THE Vice-President of the Transitional Military Council (TMC) urged the Forces for Freedom and Change (FFC) to accept a ...

Botswana lifts ban on hunting elephants

BOTSWANA has lifted a ban on elephant hunting, citing growing conflict between humans and the animals, which at times ...

Narendra Modi secures landslide win

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi has secured another five-year term after winning a landslide general election victory.

5 months ago | May 17, 2019

Malawi gears for elections

MALAWIANS will go to polls on May 21, to elect their President, parliamentarians and councillors in historic elections — ...

6 months ago | May 3, 2019

Ramaphosa acknowledges ANC’s drift on non-racialism

President Cyril Ramaphosa en Dr Gerhard Koornhof look at an audience of Pretorian stakeholders and opinion formers at an ...

Mozambique: Flood victims reluctant to return home

Hundreds of Mozambican flood survivors who fled to evacuation camps in Malawi in early March after Cyclone Idai , say ...

6 months ago | April 12, 2019

Omar al-Bashir: Sudan ruler toppled after protests

AFTER nearly 30 years in power, Sudan’s President Omar al-Bashir has been ousted and arrested, the defence minister said ...