Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe. File picture: Philimon Bulawayo

Zimbabwe forced flood victim removals

The Zimbabwe government used violence and restricted humanitarian aid to force about 20 000 flood victims to resettle on tiny plots earmarked for a...
Zimbabwe President and African Union chairperson Robert Mugabe

Men and women can never be equal: Mugabe

Newly elected African Union (AU) chairperson Robert Mugabe said men and women differ to such an extent biologically that “not even gays” can bear...
Defence Minister Nosiviwe Mapisa-Nqakula

South Africans helping fight Boko Haram should be arrested: Defence Minister

The South Africans going to help the Nigerian army against terror group Boko Haram should be arrested on their return, Defence Minister Nosiviwe Mapisa-Nqakula...
Boko Haram militants have carried out a series of audacious attacks in recent years

Former SADF soldiers to help Nigeria tackle Boko Haram

Former South African Defence Force soldiers will reportedly form the core of a multinational team of private military experts, who are en route to...

Zambian protesters chant ‘Mugabe must go’

Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe on Saturday reportedly came face to face with Zambian protesters at the Radisson Blu Hotel in the capital Lusaka, who...
The Chinese are also unhappy with Zimbabwe’s failure to repay previous loans.

China puts screws on Zimbabwe

The Chinese government is seeking the secondment of its officials to key Zimbabwe parastatals to ensure that Chinese loans for government projects are not...

No more white farmers Zimbabwe government vows

The Zimbabwe government on January 21, 2015 vowed to grab all farms owned by the remaining white former commercial farmers and ruled out joint...

Non-maintenance seems to be an Africa problem

At least Zambia cannot blame apartheid for the fact that only 25% of its population has access to electricity! The Zambezi River winds its way...
69 People died from drinking contaminated traditional beer

Mozambique beer poisoning death toll rises to 69

Mozambique’s government declared three days of mourning starting today after 69 people died from drinking contaminated traditional beer at a funeral over the weekend. Northeast...
A pregnant woman crosses under a barbed wire fence

SA government declares war on Zimbabweans with fake passports

The Department of Home Affairs has launched a crackdown on illegal South African passport holders intending to enter or leave the country through the...