International

3 days ago | November 15, 2021

Census to shed light on southern Africa’s jumbo population

A wildlife nature reserve covering Botswana, Namibia, Zimbabwe, Zambia and Angola will undertake a loose elephant census ...

Private funeral for FW de Klerk

The world will not be able to witness the funeral of former South African President FW de Klerk.

COP26 seals climate deal

Negotiators from almost 200 countries clinched a deal that seeks to keep the most ambitious goal of the Paris Agreement ...

Lockdown for unvaccinated

With one of the lowest vaccination rates in Europe, Austria is imposing strict rules for the unvaccinated.

6 days ago | November 12, 2021

CPC adopts landmark resolution

BEIJING. – A high-profile meeting of the Communist Party of China (CPC) has adopted a landmark resolution on the major ...

Kenyan family to sue UK army over death

NAIROBI.  – The family of a young Kenyan mother allegedly murdered by a British soldier almost a decade ago is planning ...

7 days ago | November 11, 2021

Zim-trained chefs get jobs in the USA

Kudzaishe Muhamba and Marytise Vambayi Twenty-four chefs who graduated from a local tourism and hospitality school, the ...

Gerrard new coach for Nakamba

LIVERPOOL legend Steven Gerrard is Zimbabwe international Marvelous Nakamba’s new coach at English Premiership football ...

Chinese leader willing to work with Biden

Washington.  – Chinese President Xi Jinping said he is willing to work with the United States on the condition of mutual ...

Kenya gives 30 000 Sinopharm doses

NAIROBI. – Kenya had administered 30 000 Sinopharm vaccine doses out of the 200 000 the east African nation received ...

100 000 deaths feared from Germany’s Covid-19 surge

BERLIN. – One of Germany’s top virologists has warned that a further 100 000 people will die from Covid-19 if nothing is ...

Train driver sues over 49c delay fine

TOKYO. – A Japanese train driver is suing his employer after he was docked 56 yen (49 US cents) in wages for causing a ...

1 week ago | November 10, 2021

Take responsibility: Chakwera

Malawian President Lazarus Chakwera has asked each citizen to take responsibility for the country’s development rather ...

UK adds Sinovac, Sinopharm

The UK will add China’s Sinovac and Sinopharm and India’s Covaxin vaccines to the country’s approved list of Covid-19 ...

France returns looted artefacts

France has formally handed back 26 artefacts that it looted from what is now Benin in 1892, when it was governed under ...