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S. Africa to grant Grace Mugabe diplomatic immunity: government source

Mugabe’s wife surrenders to S/African Police, faces assault charge

Zimbabwe’s first lady, Grace Mugabe, handed herself in to South African police on Tuesday and will be charged with assault after reports that she...
UN chief condemns Ouagadougou terrorists attack

UN chief condemns Ouagadougou terrorists attack

The Secretary-General of the UN, Mr António Guterres, has condemned Sunday’s terrorists’ attack on Ouagadougou. Guterres extended his heartfelt condolences to the Government and people...
Zimbabwe’s Mugabe arrives South Africa for regional summit

Mugabe reiterates call for peace ahead of 2018 polls

President Robert Mugabe pf Zimbabwe on Monday repeated his call for the nation to uphold peace ahead of polls in 2018. In an address to...
Zuma urges ANC to punish lawmakers who voted against him

Zuma urges ANC to punish lawmakers who voted against him

President Jacob Zuma of South Africa has urged the African National Congress (ANC) to identify and punish party members who voted against him in...
Violence erupts across Kenya over election

Violence erupts across Kenya over election

Hundreds of men took to the streets of Kisumu, an opposition stronghold and centre of major political unrest a decade ago, to vent their...

Kenya: Odinga slams results as sham, fraud

Kenya’s National Super Alliance, NASA and its presidential candidate, Raila Odinga have slammed the results being declared by the country’s electoral commission as illegal...
Kenyatta maintains strong lead in Kenyan election

Kenyatta maintains strong lead in Kenyan election

Kenyan President, Uhuru Kenyatta, maintained his strong lead in the presidential election count on Wednesday with 85 percent of polling stations reporting, the election...
Xi congratulates Kagame on re-election as Rwandan president

Xi congratulates Kagame on re-election as Rwandan president

President Xi Jinping of China on Tuesday congratulated his Rwandan counterpart, Paul Kagame, on his re-election. “I attach great importance to China-Rwanda relations, and am...
Zuma urges ANC to punish lawmakers who voted against him

Protesters block roads with burning tyres in support of no confidence vote against Zuma

Protesters blocked roads with burning tyres and rocks on Tuesday in a show of opposition to President Jacob Zuma hours before the South African...
S. Africa’s speaker allows secret ballot in Zuma no-confidence vote

S. Africa’s speaker allows secret ballot in Zuma no-confidence vote

The speaker of South Africa’s parliament ruled on Monday that a motion of no-confidence in President Jacob Zuma brought by opposition parties will be...