Africa

2 weeks ago | February 9, 2018

Zuma, Ramaphosa to ‘conclude’ talks in 48 hours – sources

CAPE TOWN. – President Jacob Zuma and ANC president Cyril Ramaphosa will “conclude” their discussion ...

Zuma releases state capture inquiry regulations

CAPE TOWN. – President Jacob Zuma yesterday released the regulations for the judicial commission of inquiry into ...

LATEST: “All hell is about to break loose, Zuma’s wife warns”

JOHANNESBURG. – President Jacob Zuma’s wife Tobeka Madiba-Zuma whose husband’s future in the Presidency is ...

No immunity for Zuma‚ Ramaphosa tells ANC caucus

JOHANNESBURG. – ANC President Cyril Ramaphosa has told the party’s MPs that he is not negotiating any deal ...

De Beers Namibia diamond venture puts mine up for sale

WINDHOEK. – Namdeb, a 50/50 joint venture between the Namibian government and Anglo American’s (AAL.L) diamond ...

Thousands flee militia violence in CAR

BANGUI. – About 7 400 people have been forced to flee their homes as fighting raged between rival militias in ...

2 weeks ago | February 8, 2018

Ethiopia pardons prominent opposition figure, journalist

ADDIS ABABA. –– The Ethiopian government yesterday pardoned 746 suspects including prominent opposition ...

DRC: aide says Kabila not standing in elections

KINSHASA. – Joseph Kabila, the president of the Democratic Republic of the Congo, whose refusal to step down at ...

Namibia’s president reshuffles cabinet

WINDHOEK. — Namibia’s President Hage Geingob reshuffled his cabinet yesterday, announcing that Vice ...

Opposition parties plan national shutdown to force Zexit

JOHANNESBURG. – Opposition parties are planning a national shutdown to protest against the long and drawn-out ...