ARTICLES RELATING TO SOUTHERN AFRICA

EFF to Mugabe: Political power shouldn't be taken to the grave

2016-12-05 22:01

Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe should step down and allow other Zimbabweans to take over from him, the EFF has said, adding that "political power should not have to be taken to the grave".

Food crisis: Zim secures 100 000 tons maize grain from Mexico

2016-12-05 07:45

Zimbabwe has reportedly secured at least 100 000 tons of maize grain from Mexico to help avert the hunger crisis that has affected more than four million people in the southern African country.

Malema 'entrusted with mammoth task of dethroning Mugabe', claims PAC

2016-12-04 17:30

Economic Freedom Fighter leader Julius Malema has reportedly come under fire following the remarks he made recently that Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe must step down.

Zim opposition in anti-Mugabe coalition talks

2016-12-03 19:00

Zimbabwe's opposition is talking up an anti-Robert Mugabe coalition for the 2018 elections but differences over strategies and implementation are threatening the establishment of such an electoral alliance.

Fake news? Mugabe's got it covered

2016-12-03 12:00

That post-Trump fixation on fake news and how to stop it? It could be playing right into the hands of regimes like Zimbabwe president Robert Mugabe's.

Angolan President Dos Santos to stand down in 2017

2016-12-02 22:00

Angolan President Jose Eduardo dos Santos, in power for 37 years, will stand down before next year's general election, state radio says, citing sources in the ruling MPLA party.

Six ways to get through Zimbabwe's INCREASED roadblocks this holiday

2016-12-02 16:03

Bad news for the many travellers who'll be heading Zimbabwe-wards this festive season: there will be more road-blocks.

Zim govt won't disclose where bond notes are printed – report

2016-12-02 08:36

Zimbabwe's deputy president Emmerson Mnangagwa has reportedly refused to disclose where the newly introduced surrogate currency known as "bond notes" is being printed.

Zim opposition political parties meet in SA

2016-12-01 19:00

Twelve fringe Zimbabwean political parties met at Stellenbosch University on Wednesday to discuss how they will compete in the 2018 elections, without the participation of the main opposition MDC party.

Bond notes 'aren't meeting cash demand': Zim fin minister

2016-12-01 13:48

Zimbabwe's finance minister Patrick Chinamasa says he knows that brand-new "bond notes" aren't meeting the demand for cash, a report says.

 

Top Africa stories: Zim, Kenya, Ghana

2016-12-05 20:10

Zim has reportedly secured at least 100 000 tons of maize grain from Mexico and at least 100 Kenyan mentally ill patients have escaped from a hospital in the capital Nairobi.

'All hell will break loose': Opposition official on Zimbabwe's #bondnotes

2016-12-04 19:34

Less than a week after Zimbabwe introduced its controversial bond notes, the under-fire central bank has sent out an SMS to local phone numbers detailing the specific features of these notes.

Angola coup trial opens with 35 accused

2016-12-04 11:04

An Angolan court was on Friday shown automatic weapons allegedly used in a coup attempt against long-ruling President Jose Eduardo dos Santos in January.

Adopt SA rand: Tsvangirai tells Mugabe

2016-12-03 14:34

Zimbabwean opposition MDC party leader Morgan Tsvangirai has called on President Robert Mugabe's administration to adopt the SA rand as its major trading currency amid cash shortages in the southern African country.

PHOTO: Zim activist abducted, left for dead

2016-12-03 07:29

Pro-democracy activists in Zimbabwe are worried that a period of gross human rights abuses may be returning to the southern African nation after a prominent social rights activist was abducted by unknown assailants this week and left for dead in Harare.

Top Africa News: Gambia, Libya, Zim

2016-12-02 20:30

Gambian leader Yahya Jammeh has conceded defeat to opposition leader Adama Barrow, and UN rights team says 'ethnic cleansing' is under way in S Sudan.

4 teenage boys found after travelling 424km under a bus in Malawi

2016-12-02 10:28

At least four Malawi teenage boys were reportedly found hiding under a bus travelling from Lilongwe to Mulanje.

Top Africa stories: Tsvangirai, Gambia, AU

2016-12-01 20:45

The MDC says that party leader Morgan Tsvangirai's ill health "is no cause for concern" and Morocco says AU chair Dlamini-Zuma is blocking its readmission.

Rio Tinto reveals US probe into Mozambique writedown

2016-12-01 16:06

Anglo-Australian miner Rio Tinto says that for more than three years it has faced an investigation by top US financial regulator SEC over a writedown of Mozambique assets.

Training can help Botswana's teachers manage multiculturalism

2016-12-01 11:43

Primary school children who belong to ethnic minorities are especially vulnerable to dropping out of school early. If teachers were better equipped to deal with multiculturalism, this could change, writes Annah Anikie Molosiwa.

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