For FW de Klerk reconciliation was never about moral intention, but always about political strategy, writes Antjie Krog.
Mozambique's Renamo opposition party has elected Ossufo Momade as its leader ahead of a general election this year, replacing veteran rebel Afonso Dhlakama who died suddenly last May.
Mozambique's president has called for the immediate disarmament of of the opposition Renamo's armed wing in a bid to conclude the peace process initiated before the death of its leader.
MDC Alliance leader, Nelson Chamisa, says it's impossible for Zanu-PF to change its long held tradition of vote rigging, and a dam has burst its banks in Kenya, killing dozens of people.
Mozambique's president and thousands of mourners have paid final respects to Afonso Dhlakama, and the party has threatened to file a court application against Zimbabwe's electoral body for allegedly undermining the biometric voters' registration exercise.
Mozambique's president, Filipe Nyusi, will pay tribute to political rival and main opposition leader Afonso Dhlakama, who died last week, according to the programme for his memorial service scheduled for Wednesday.
Emmerson Mnangagwa could lose elections scheduled for later this year, his adviser says, and Botswana's new president has sacked his director of intelligence.
Mozambican President Filipe Nyusi has vowed to push ahead with national peace talks after he was overwhelmingly re-elected leader of the ruling Frelimo party at a five-yearly conference.
Mozambique President Filipe Nyusi and the nation's opposition chief Afonso Dhlakama have met for the first time since 2015, a step toward peace after years of instability.
Former president Thabo Mbeki "won't get involved in DRC political issues", and police in Zimbabwe have arrested two journalists over a Mugabe "health scare" story.
Mozambique President Filipe Nyusi has said a fresh round of peace talks aimed at ending a low-level conflict between government and Renamo rebels would resume soon, but without international mediation.
Mozambique has appointed three top commanders of Renamo, Mozambique's largest opposition party and former rebel movement, to key army command posts as part of peace-building efforts between the government and Renamo.
The death of Mozambican opposition leader Alfonso Dhlakama could affect the progress made to end hostilities in the country, writes The Conversation.
Accompanied by a military gun salute, Mozambique lays to rest rebel supremo and opposition leader Afonso Dhlakama in his remote birth village after his unexpected death threw the country's peace process into uncertainty
Mozambique's president sets aside political differences to pay tribute to his arch-rival Afonso Dhlakama and pledges to continue the fragile peace talks he had been holding with the ex-rebel supremo turned opposition politician.
Gathered on wooden benches under the shade of a mango tree, scores of loyal supporters of Mozambique's rebel opposition leader Afonso Dhlakama could barely believe he has died.
President Filipe Nyusi has hailed Dhlakama as "a citizen who has always worked for Mozambique" and said he was distraught at the news of his death.
Mozambique's opposition chief Afonso Dhlakama says he expects to sign a peace deal with President Filipe Nyusi by November, as the two sides look to end years of unrest.
Mozambican opposition leader Afonso Dhlakama has indefinitely extended a truce he first announced unilaterally in December between his rebel Renamo group and the government.
Mozambican opposition leader Afonso Dhlakama has extended a truce between his rebel Renamo group and the government and said peace talks would resume next week.
Mozambique's rebel leader Afonso Dhlakama has accused government forces of violating a ceasefire his armed group Renamo had declared following a surge in deadly violence last year.
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