Monday, August 10, 2020

Scores Die in Tragic Mozambique Fuel Truck Explosion

At least 73 people have been killed, and over 110 - including children - badly injured, following the explosion of a fuel truck in Mozambique. International...

Joburg is Africa’s Most Visited City in 2016

Johannesburg is set to be the most popular destination city in Africa for the fourth year, according to the 2016 Mastercard Global Destinations Cities...

10 Reasons to Make Zanzibar Your Next Holiday Destination

“Zanzibar”, even having lived in East Africa for 16 years, the name still conjurs dreams of exotic mystery, romance and adventure. If you are...

Yikes! Desperate Crocodile Attacks Couple in Swimming Pool in Africa

CCTV footage has captured the frightening scene as a couple cooling off in a pool in Kariba, Zimbabwe, were attacked by a crocodile Thursday...

World’s First Albino Beauty Pageant in Kenya Defies Deadly Stigma

With its evening gowns, celebrity judges and tears of joy, the beauty pageant in Kenya's capital was like others elsewhere, except for one thing...

African Ghetto Kids Win International Award

The Triplets Ghetto Kids first caught the world's attention a couple of years ago with their awesome moves in Eddy Kenzo's Ugandan hit 'Sitya Loss'....

Sundowns Crowned African Club Champions!

Congratulations to Mamelodi Sundowns - bringing home the African Champions League title Sunday night in Egypt for not only their club, but the whole of...

South Africans Bring Spectacular Play to London Stage

South African theatre group, Isango Ensemble, is no stranger to the London stage. In 2013 they performed Venus and Adonis entirely in Xhosa at...

21 Girls Freed. 10 facts about Boko Haram & Nigeria’s Kidnapped...

DAKAR (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Boko Haram has freed 21 of more than 200 schoolgirls kidnapped by the Islamist militant group in April 2014...

Botswana at 50: The End of an African Success Story?

On Friday (30 September) it was 50 years since Botswana attained independence from British rule. Over the decades, the small landlocked country has been regarded as...