Category: Africa

Nelson Chamisa: Zimbabwe Facing Leadership Crisis

Nelson Chamisa: Zimbabwe Facing Leadership Crisis

The Movement for Democratic Change Alliance’s presidential candidate, Nelson Chamisa, says Zimbabwe is currently facing a leadership crisis like other ...
Zimbabwe : Lawmakers Call for Abortion Reform

Zimbabwe : Lawmakers Call for Abortion Reform

BULAWAYO, Zimbabwe When her 15-year-old daughter fell pregnant last year, Irene Ndlovu secretly arranged for an abortion before the pregnancy becam ...
Chiwenga : “I’m Not Using Skin Lightening Creams”

Chiwenga : “I’m Not Using Skin Lightening Creams”

Zimbabwe’s vice president Retired General Constantino Chiwenga says he has a rare skin whitening disease, which attacked him last November when he was ...
IMF Warns of Rising African Debt Despite Faster Economic Growth

IMF Warns of Rising African Debt Despite Faster Economic Growth

Sub-Saharan African nations are at growing risk of debt distress because of heavy borrowing and gaping deficits, despite an overall uptick in economic ...
Banned director wants to turn Africa’s image on its head

Banned director wants to turn Africa’s image on its head

Wanuri Kahiu is remarkably chipper for someone who went from national hero to being accused of corrupting Kenyan youth in little over a week. H ...
Al-Qaida Branch Threatens Attacks on Western Companies in Africa

Al-Qaida Branch Threatens Attacks on Western Companies in Africa

An Al-Qaida affiliate threatened attacks on Western companies' operations across North and West Africa , calling them "legitimate targets" and urging ...
EBOLA : outbreak of kills 17 in northwest DR Congo

EBOLA : outbreak of kills 17 in northwest DR Congo

Seventeen people in northwest Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) have died from Ebola, the health ministry said on Tuesday, describing the fresh o ...
Zimbabwe Parliament Delays Mugabe’s Questioning on Diamond Revenue

Zimbabwe Parliament Delays Mugabe’s Questioning on Diamond Revenue

Former President Robert Mugabe will not appear before Zimbabwe's parliament as scheduled on Wednesday to answer questions on diamond mining operations ...
MDC-T Set to Select Primary elections Candidates for 2018

MDC-T Set to Select Primary elections Candidates for 2018

The Movement for Democratic Change formation of Nelson Chamisa says it is ready to conduct the party’s primary elections ahead of the forthcoming gene ...
Death Toll in South African Mining Accident Rises to 7

Death Toll in South African Mining Accident Rises to 7

A mining company in South Africa said Saturday thatseven workers had died and six had been rescued after an earth tremor caused a rock fall at a gold ...