Zimbabwe’s imposing new Chinese-funded parliament opens

HARARE, Zimbabwe -- Zimbabwean President Emmerson Mnangagwa hailed “excellent” relations with China as he delivered for the first time a State of the Nation address at a new multimillion-dollar parliament building gifted by the Asian economic giant. China…

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Zimbabwe’s imposing new Chinese-funded parliament opens

HARARE, Zimbabwe -- Zimbabwean President Emmerson Mnangagwa hailed “excellent” relations with China as he delivered for the first time a State of the Nation address at a new multimillion-dollar parliament building gifted…

Zimbabwe opposition leader Godfrey Sithole released on bail after 150 days in prison

Godfrey Sithole, an opposition lawmaker in Zimbabwe, was granted bail on Thursday after more than 150 days in prison without trial. Sithole and prominent opposition leader Job Sikhala, both members of the…

‘South Africa’s Home Affairs lacks capacity to deal with Zimbabwean permit holder’

Immigration stakeholders such as the Helen Suzman Foundation contend that the Department of Home Affairs lacks the capacity to deal fairly with Zimbabweans seeking to regularise their stay in South Africa and…

Political News

Zimbabwean Hospital offers to pay the bill for patient embarrassed by Dr Ramathuba

A private hospital in Harare, Zimbabwe has offered to pay the hospital bill of the patient embarrassed by MEC of Health in Limpopo,…

Culture of violence; can Cyril Ramaphosa cure South Africa?

The 2018 Global Peace Index listed South Africa as one of the most violent and dangerous places on earth and getting worse. Fast…

Malawi

Zimbabwe jails 148 undocumented Malawian nationals

ZIMBABWE has sentenced 148 Malawian nationals found without legal documents to between four and six months in prison, the Malawi Freedom Network reports.…

Malawi police fire tear gas at over 2000 anti-government protesters

Malawi police on Friday fired teargas to quell an anti-government protest over alleged corruption and economic mismanagement by President Lazarus Chakwera's administration. Images…

South Africa

President Ramaphosa – US terror alert for South Africa unfortunate

South Africa's President Cyril Ramaphosa has described as "unfortunate" a US terror alert for an…

United States Embassy raises alarm of ‘possible terrorist attack’ in South Africa

The US embassy has raised the alarm of a "possible terrorist attack" in the greater…

Jacob Zuma endorses Dlamini-Zuma for ANC president, avails himself for chairman position

South African former president Jacob Zuma has made himself available to contest in the upcoming…

Sports News

Bangladesh beats Zimbabwe after last-ball drama at world T20

Bangladesh vs Zimbabwe

BRISBANE, Australia (AP) - Shakib Al Hasan and his Bangladesh players hugged, traded high-fives, and…

Pakistan keep World Cup hopes alive, Bangladesh win thriller

Pakistan kept their T20 World Cup semi-final hopes alive Sunday by cruising to a first…

T20 World Cup: Zimbabwe beat Pakistan by one run in incredible finish

Pakistan's World Cup hopes suffered further damage with a shock one-run defeat by Zimbabwe in…

World News

More than 900 People Killed in Pakistan Floods, Government Declares National Emergency

More than 900 people died, and over 30 million others were affected in Pakistan as a result of massive floods…

At least 50 people killed by a suicide attack on a mosque in Afghanistan

A suicide bomb attack on a mosque in the Afghanistan has killed at least 50 people, officials say. The attack,…

IEA ask airlines to resume international flights to Afghanistan

(Reuters) - The Taliban government in Afghanistan appealed on Sunday for international flights to be resumed, promising full cooperation with…

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UK to send anti-aircraft missiles to help Ukraine defend its skies against Russian attacks

The United Kingdom will send anti-aircraft missiles to Ukraine to help defend its skies against…

Emmanuel Macron: France Won’t Nuke Russia If Putin Nukes Ukraine

France will not respond with nuclear weapons should Russia use them against Ukraine, French President Emmanuel Macron has said. “Our doctrine…

Russia dispatches top diplomat on Africa tour to reverse propaganda campaign

Russia is intensifying a campaign to address anti Russian propaganda. The world power currently at…

Heat wave claims over 1500 lives across Europe

The soaring temperatures across Europe have claimed the lives of at least 1,500 people. The…

Nigeria

Details on how Davido’s son, Ifeanyi died

Son of popular Nigerian singer, David Adeleke and his partner, Chioma is reportedly dead. An Instagram post by ace comedian, Ayo Makun,…

Asiwaju Bola Tinubu not sick

An APC leader has dismissed as false, claims that presidential candidate, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu is sick and recuperating in a London hospital.…

Nigeria battles worst floods in years; hundreds killed

The authorities in Nigeria say more than 300 people have been killed and more than 100,000 displaced by floods across the country…

Nigerian Musician Davido raises millions in minutes

Popular Nigerian singer David Adeleke, also known as Davido, has proven that he has good friends. Davido asked his friends to help…

Business

Zimbabwe’s Largest Food Maker to List on Dollar-Only Exchange

National Foods Holdings Ltd., Zimbabwe’s largest and oldest food manufacturer, is set to announce plans Monday to list with immediate effect on…

eBay blocking transactions to Russian addresses

Online auction site eBay has said that it is blocking all transactions involving Russian addresses. The decision comes as a result of…

Bitcoin sink as China intensifies crackdown on cryptocurrencies

Bitcoin tumbled into the red on Friday, with traders rattled by tough talk out of China. The largest cryptocurrency was last down…

Walmart says crypto payments announcement is fake. Cryptos tumbles after spike

Cryptocurrency litecoin gave up a 20% gain and tumbled back to earth following a fake press release sent out by GlobeNewswire that…