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CAR rebel chief held in Chad, says government

A veteran leader of one of the militia that control most of the Central Africa Republic (CAR) has been arrested ...

Zimbabwean police beat opposition supporters after rally ban

Zimbabwean riot police fired tear gas and beat opposition supporters on Wednesday after barring a planned address by the main ...

Zimbabwe Police Use Tear Gas to Break Up Opposition Rally

HARARE - Police in Zimbabwe used tear gas and water cannons Wednesday to break up an opposition rally of about ...

China accuses Zimbabwe of understating developmental support

China has accused the Zimbabwean government of understating the extent of its bilateral support, after budget figures released last week ...

From Zimbabwe to Bolivia: what makes a military coup?

Evo Morales, president of Bolivia since 2006, resigned on November 10 following weeks of demonstrations triggered by a disputed election ...

China accuses Zimbabwe of understating financial support

China accused Zimbabwe on Tuesday of understating its financial help to the southern African nation, after budget figures released last ...

Elgar's white ball skills 'on another level' - Klaasen

Cape Town - Dean Elgar has been a mainstay of the Proteas top order for over five years in Test ...

Zim monthly inflation more than doubles since September

Despite government forecasts that Zimbabwe's inflation was on its way down, month-on-month inflation for October came out at 38.75%, more ...

Zimbabwean transgender woman wins compensation for illegal detention

A court in Zimbabwe awarded a trans-gender activist the equivalent of $25 000 in compensation after she was arrested for ...

Acting amaXhosa king appointed following death of King Sigcawu

Nkosi Dumehleli Mapasa has been named as acting amaXhosa king, following the death of King Mpendulo Zwelonke Sigcawu, a royal ...

EXTRACT | Lured to Cape Town by Rive's District Six novel

Cape Town: A Place BetweenI first came to Africa in 1994 when South Africa teetered on a knife's edge. In ...

Sasko, ProNutro owner Pioneer Foods sees earnings drop 15%

The earnings of Pioneer Foods [JSE:PFG] fell 15% amid a "difficult" trading environment characterised by rising maize prices and weak ...

Billiat donates R100k in sports equipment to former school

Cape Town - Kaizer Chiefs midfielder Khama Billiat has taken time out from his busy playing schedule to donate R100 ...

Asylum-seekers held on trespassing charges in Pretoria

More than 180 foreign nationals were detained after storming the UN refugee agency in Pretoria, where they had been staging ...

Mnangagwa courts the world - Bulawayo24 News

THE international community should embrace Zimbabwe as it forges ahead with its engagement and re-engagement drive to attract global capital ...

Business suffers as EcoCash still down - Bulawayo24 News

Retailers and other business entities may have lost potential revenue running into hundreds of millions of dollars after Zimbabwe's biggest ...

Mthuli Ncube tax minimum raised to $100 - Bulawayo24 News

Government has increased the minimum taxable amounts for intermediated money transfer tax (IMTT), better known as the 2 percent tax, ...

Mnangagwa's Cabinet to meet on Thursday - Bulawayo24 News

Chief Secretary to the President and Cabinet Dr Misheck Sibanda yesterday said this week's Cabinet meeting has been deferred to ...

Zesa switches off Mnene Hospital - Bulawayo24 News

Zesa has switched off power at Mnene Hospital over a bill of about $700 000, plunging the critical institution into ...

433 cars under Zimra probe over smuggling suspicion - Bulawayo24 News

THE Zimbabwe Revenue Authority (ZIMRA) has identified 433 vehicles suspected to have been smuggled into the country and has invited ...

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Toxins Increase in Somali Crops Under Climate Shocks

Somalia is one of the world's countries worst affected by global warming, suffering near-constant droughts, heat waves and floods. Recent ...

Aung San Suu Kyi to Lead Myanmar's Defense in Genocide Case at ICJ

Myanmar's leader Aung San Suu Kyi will lead the country's defense against allegations of genocide at the International Court of ...

SA tourism hamstrung by safety and security issues

The issue of safety and security has become a severe threat to South Africa's very important tourism sector, Tshifhiwa Tshivhengwa, ...

Nigerian president launches campaign against defecation in public

Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday announced a campaign to end defecation in public, in a country where tens of ...

Peace activist killed by 'stray bullet' in Somalia

A prominent rights activist was shot dead in Somalia's capital Mogadishu on Wednesday, with security officials suggesting she had been ...

DA condemns SA's legitimisation of Zimbabwean 'strong man politics'

As Zimbabwean police clamped down on the opposition party MDC, the DA condemned the "legitimisation of strong man politics by ...

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