Letter from Zimbabwe: The Silencing of Our Voices… by Cathy Buckle

Author of such books as 'African Tears' and 'Beyond Tears', Cathy Buckle last night posted a letter on social media to her friends and...

Drought and Animal Disease Threaten South African Farmers

South African grain and red meat farmers are bracing for hard times after dry weather conditions and an outbreak of the highly contagious foot...

Zimbabwe’s Biggest Mobile Operator Econet Says Ordered to Shut Down Internet

HARARE - Zimbabwe's biggest mobile operator Econet Wireless said on Friday the government had ordered it to shut down its internet services until further...

Canadian Found Dead in Burkina Faso After Kidnapping

OUAGADOUGOU - A Canadian kidnapped this week in a restive region of Burkina Faso has been found dead, a spokesman for the security ministry...

Gunmen Storm Kenyan Hotel Compound, Killing 7, in Alleged Terrorism Attack

NAIROBI - Gunmen blasted their way into a hotel and office complex in the Kenyan capital on Tuesday, killing at least seven people and...

Soldiers Patrol Zimbabwe Streets After Deadly Protests Over Economy

HARARE - Soldiers patrolled Zimbabwe city streets on Tuesday and confrontations with angry civilians threatened to boil over, as the government offered public workers...

Ramaphosa Sets Out a Bold Vision for South Africa. But Can...

As South Africa heads for the polls in a few months time in its sixth democratic election, political party electioneering has begun in earnest. President...

Zimbabwe Plans New Currency As Dollar Shortage Bites

HARARE - Zimbabwe will introduce a new currency in the next 12 months, the country's Finance Minister said, as a shortage of U.S. dollars...

Namibia Suspends Meat Imports from South Africa over Foot and Mouth...

WINDHOEK - Namibia has suspended meat imports from South Africa due to the outbreak of the highly contagious foot and mouth disease, state broadcaster,...

Egypt Beats South Africa to Host Nations Cup

DAKAR - Egypt will host the 2019 African Nations Cup finals, the Confederation of African Football (CAF) confirmed after a meeting of their executive...

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