SADC summit ducks hot issues

By Dumisani Sigogo The 40th Southern African Development Community (SADC) heads of state summit on the 17th of August 2020, has been condemned by diplomats...

PARIS CLUB DEBT MORATORIUM TO CONGO-B : DEMOCRATIC CONDITIONS TO HELL?

The Paris Club has decided a moratorium from May to December 2020 on the servicing of the external debt of the Republic of Congo,...

Magufuli fires 9 Anti-Corruption Officials

By Dumisani Sigogo Tanzania's on Thursday fired nine senior officials from the country’s anti-graft watchdog over allegations of corruption, embezzlement and theft related to the...

DRC’s President’s Aide Vital Kamerhe found guilty of Corruption

The ex-chief of staff of Democratic Republic of Congo President Felix Tshisekedi was convicted of embezzlement and corruption and sentenced to 20 years of...

Nelson Mandela’s Youngest Daughter, Zindzi dies at 59

by Dumisani Sigogo South Africa is mourning the passing of former president Nelson Mandela's youngest daughter Zindzi Mandela. The national broadcaster, South African Broadcasting Corporation reported...

Kenya wins a non-permanent seat at UN Security Council

It’s Kenya finally that got the vote to be on UN Security Council (UNSC) as a non-permanent member defeating Djibouti 129-62 in the second...

Zimbabwe lockdown used to clampdown protest – not COVID-19

By Dumisani Sigogo Pro-democracy activists have lambasted Zimbabwe’s President Emmerson Munangagwa who has imposed a military style dawn to dusk curfew as a severe measure...
Government of Nigeria / Twitter Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari announcing his government's responses to the Coronavirus crisis in a nationwide address (file photo).

‘No Money to import foods, so produce more’- President Buhari appeals to Nigerian farmers

“We don’t have money to import (food grains) so we must produce what we have to eat” Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari, told farmers after...

Zimbabwe opposition angry over South Africa envoys snub

By Dumisani Sigogo The current Chair of the Africa Union, South African president Cyril Ramaphosa’s special envoys sent to Zimbabwe to assess the political and...

Hotel Rwanda Hero Rusesabagina Arrested and Paraded in Handcuffs

Rwandan authorities said on Monday (August 31) it had arrested Paul Rusesabagina, the man who was hailed a hero in a Hollywood movie about the country's...

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