21.10.2019 10:16 pm
Former president Ian Khama has shaken up the country’s traditionally calm politics by dramatically renouncing his hand-picked successor Mokgweetsi Masisi.
Botswana votes on Wednesday in the most closely fought general election in the history of the southern African country, long known as one of the continent's most stable democracies.
The party says it is opposed to the reintroduction of legislation that would bring back the death penalty to homosexuals in the country.
Abiy was honoured or his efforts to resolve the long-running conflict with neighbouring foe Eritrea.
Inflation is running at 1 000% after the reserve bank flooded the country with money.
The Ugandan pop star and leading opposition figure made a dramatic escape on a motorbike, avoiding arrest by security forces after they barricaded his home.
The plan for Africa’s top oil exporter assumes crude production of 2.18 million barrels a day and an oil price of $57 per barrel.
Labour movements have slammed the monarch’s repressive police response to strike action, but it is expected the AU and SADC will do nothing at all.
The government was piling more misery on to already suffering Zimbabweans.
In the morning only the children get the porridge, and everyone skips lunch.
Police confirmed the attack but refused to speculate on the identity of perpetrators, saying they were still investigating.
The UNHCR has facilitated the voluntary return of almost 75,000 refugees since September 2017, under a deal with Burundi and Tanzania.
The Nigerian president Buhari will start his three-day state visit to the country today to discuss the welfare of his countrymen in South Africa.
They accuse King Mswati III of spending public money on expensive trips abroad and royal ceremonies at the expense of their salaries.
Buhari is looking to diversify Nigeria’s economy away from oil and South Africa could prove a key partner in boosting its agricultural and mining sectors.
A spokesperson for Emmerson Mnangagwa says he is not a ‘vindictive man’ and will honour his promise to transfer the property to Grace Mugabe.