South Africa: Diamond Deal – Famous Actor and Accomplices Head to Court

By Canny MaphangaA famous South African actor on a hit TshiVenda soapie and his two accomplices will appear at the Booysen's Magistrates Court on Monday to face charges of impersonating police officials, kidnapping, and...

South Africa: State Capture Inquiry – Will Zuma Finally ‘Relish’ His Moment?

By Jeanette ChabalalaOn Monday, former President Jacob Zuma will finally get his time at the judicial commission of inquiry into state capture when he makes his appearance. But it is not clear yet if Zuma,...

Africa: VNR lab reviews progress towards sustainable development goals

New York, July 12, 2019 (ECA) - The Economic Commission for Africa (ECA) and its sister regional commissions on Thursday hosted a Regional Voluntary National Reviews (VNR) Lab on the margins of the ongoing...

South Africa: Ex-Mozambican Finance Minister’s Extradition Halted

The extradition of former Mozambique finance minister Manuel Chang has been halted, after it emerged that Chang enjoys double immunity under Mozambican law. Minister of Justice and Correctional Services Ronald Lamola announced in a statement...

South Africa: ‘I Can’t Wait for Them to Get Here’ – Some Cape Flats...

By Tammy PetersenEbrahiem Adams, 80, is counting down the hours until SANDF soldiers take the streets of Hanover Park. "I can't wait for them to get here. I have lived here for 50 years and...

South Africa: Washington Rejects Ramaphosa’s Jibe That It Is ‘Jealous’ of Huawei’s 5G Technology

analysis By Peter FabriciusThe United States says that it can get the same 5G technology that Huawei has developed from 'trusted' telecom companies that are not subject to a repressive government that carries out widespread...

South Africa: Gangsters, The National Defence Force is Coming to a Township Near You!

Blog By Esther RoseCape Town — Look, I don't know what it's like to live in a township. I have never experienced gunshots going off on a daily basis. I have never dodged bullets on...

Kenya: 10 Students Admitted After Hepatitis a Outbreak At Embu School

By Joseph OpendaTen students were hospitalised on Thursday following a hepatitis A at Moi High School Mbiruri in Embu County. The boys were rushed to Tenri private hospital after complaining of stomach pains and general...

Africa’s Demographic Dilemma – allAfrica.com

By Martina SchwikowskiAfrica's population is growing rapidly. The high birth rates present the continent with an enormous challenge. However, a study found that the number of children is declining as education, health and jobs...