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Deputy finance minister says corruption undermining South African government

Photo File Credit: BLOOMBERG   South Africa's deputy finance minister said on Thursday that patronage and corruption were undermining efforts for a credible government, a day...

Zimbabweans abroad barred from voting in countries they reside in 2018 election

Several million Zimbabeans have fled to neighbouring South Africa. Photo Credit: AFP The electoral commission of Zimbabwe has announced that Zimbabweans abroad will not be...

‘Racist’ white men who forced black South African into a coffin appear in court

The two white South African men sitting in court. Photo Credit: Pumza Fihlani The two white men who forced a black South African man into a...

Zimbabwe lawyers sue Mugabe over bond notes law

President Robert Mugabe of Zimbabwe addresses the United Nations General Assembly in the Manhattan borough of New York, U.S., September 21, 2016. Photo Credit:...

[Video] Two white men force black man into a coffin in South Africa

Photo Credit: YouTube   The Economic Freedom Fighters party in South Africa is outrage at a video showing how a black South African was forced into...

South Africa’s opposition files complaint against Zuma over corruption

South Africa's main opposition party filed a criminal complaint on Tuesday accusing President Jacob Zuma of corruption, after an anti-graft agency released a report...

South Africa’s Malema tells backers to seize white-owned land, defying court

Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) party leader Julius Malema arrives with supporters for a demonstration in Pretoria, South Africa, November 2, 2016. REUTERS/Mike Hutchings/File Photo     South...

Oscar Pistorius moved from prison

Oscar Pistorius (R) fired four shots through a bathroom door, killing Reeva Steenkamp (L). Photo Credit: AFP   The South African prisons authority has moved Oscar...

South Africa’s Eskom CEO resigns over anti-graft watchdog report

South African state power utility Eskom Chief Executive Brian Molefe said on Friday he would step down in January, a week after he was...

Zimbabwe court drops charges against hunter who helped kill Cecil the lion

Piper Hoppe, 10, from Minnetonka, Minnesota, holds a sign at the doorway of River Bluff Dental clinic in protest against the killing of a...

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Somalia: Lawmakers vote to extend President’s term by two years

Somalia’s Lower House of Parliament has voted to approve a bill to extend President Mohamed Abdullahi Farmajo’s term in office by two years. The controversial...

Why Twitter picked Ghana as its head quarters in Africa

Social media giant, Twitter has announced that Ghana will host its Africa head quarters. The company's co-founder Jack Dorsey made the announcement on Twitter on...

Zambian athletes fight stigma against albinos, disabled persons

Lassam Katongo, a Zambian athlete based in the capital, Lusaka, shows off his trophies and medals earned from some of the international athletic games...

Uganda, Tanzania sign $3.5bn deal with global oil firms

The governments of Tanzania and Uganda on Sunday signed a long awaited oil deal with international oil firms—French Total E&P, and China’s Cnooc. The deal...

Man with snails, ‘prekese’ in luggage from Ghana detained at JFK Airport

A man was detained briefly last week after arriving at JFK Airport with luggage full of snails, dried beef, turkey berry, carrot, oxtail, medicinal...
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