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Tsvangirai’s birthday spoiled by Journalist abduction

Press Statement From The MDC-T President 10 March 2015 Dzamara has been at receiving end from state security agents for holding demonstrat [...]

Jailed al Jazeera staff gets appeal date

#JournalismIsnotaCrime Press Statement We’re very excited to announce there’s finally a retrial date for our journalists in jail [...]

9 UN Peacekeepers killed in Mali

By Staff Reporter Nine U.N. peacekeepers were killed in an ambush Friday in Mali, a U.N. spokesman said. Their convoy was attacked near Mena [...]

CNBC & Reuters in strategic partnership to cover Africa

By staff Reporter Johannesburg, 19 September 2014 – CNBC Africa, the leading business news channel on the African continent, today an [...]

“Oscar Pistorius is not guilty of premeditated murder”-Judge

By Staff Reporter It is possible that he will be found guilty of other lesser charges. The state will appeal the judgement The judge decided [...]

Breaking ! 5.3 magnitude earthquake hits central South Africa

By Staff Reporter Aerial view of Johannesburg. File photo. Image by: Gallo Images/Thinkstock An earthquake believed to measure 5.3 on the R [...]

Zimbabwe lost $800 million diamond revenue ( 2008-12)

By Staff Reporter ZIMBABWE lost about $770 million in potential revenue between 2008 and 2012 through undervaluation and transfer pricing of [...]

Rape ‘routine’ in DR Congo prisons

By Staff Reporter Freedom From Torture says rape is being used to intimidate women Security officials “routinely” rape women in [...]

Ethiopia’s war with journos continue as scores are incacerated

By Staff Reporter The Ethiopian government has arrested six independent bloggers and a journalist in what human rights group Amnesty Interna [...]

African Court finds Burkina Faso regime complicit of journalist’s murder

By Staff Reporter   Reporters Without Borders hails a ruling issued by the African Court on Human and Peoples’ Rights on 28 March, fi [...]

Egyptian police assassinates a journalist covering live protests in Cairo #RIPMayadaAshraf .

By Staff Reporter Mayada Ashraf was shot in the head by police snipers while covering live protests in Cairo on Friday.   Egyptian mili [...]

Only 1000 Muslims remain in CAR as “cleansing” persists

By Staff Reporter Less that 1000 Muslims remain in CAR out of initial population in excess of 100 000. Christians are retaliating for the hu [...]

Malawi refuse to assist 2000 refugees fleeing renewed fighting in Mozambique

By Staff Reporter Latest report suggest 4 police officers were killed this week by suspected RENAMO rebel fighters RENAMO has nullified 1992 [...]

Western Sahara must be Decolonized

                        By Staff Reporter France has been called to exert its in [...]

Ugandan court to release smuggled ivory

By Staff Reporter Poaching in Africa is reported to be killing about 25 000 animals annually The cache was intercepted from DRC in October 2 [...]

Oscar Pistorius trial-Former athlete loses round one

By Staff Reporter Media celebrates in South Africa after scoring first against in the “Oscar Pistorius Trial” as court allows pa [...]

Breaking News-Egypt government resigns as Junta attempts to turn democratic

By Staff Reporter   Egyptian Army chief Field Marshal Abdel Fattah al-Sisi arrives for a meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin [...]

Prince Harry,the buffalo killer: Picture exposes British prince’s call to protect wildlife

Picture was taken in 2004 when he was on South America gap year trip Prince spent months working on the El Remanso polo farm in Argentina Ha [...]

Breaking News! Andy Flower Resigns

                               By Kelvin Mupungu Milton Keynes, [...]

Tsvangirai calls for national dialogue as crisis grips Zimbabwe

State of the nation address by MDC-T leader By Morgan Richard Tsvangirai, MDC Zimbabwe leader *Economic crisis grips Zimbabwe     [...]

Hatred turns into Cannibalism in CAR

Bangui, Central African Republic WARNING ! Eye witness account with disturbing images A demonstrator killed in gunfire at Bangui airport, [...]

Western Sahara question hinders Morocco Solar deal

  By Staff Reporter Western Sahara demands freedom from Morocco A Moroccan solar project worth some $9 billion (6.6 billion euros) aimed a [...]

Mozambique economy grows despite Renamo threats-IMF

                          Maputo,Mozambique Summary by Kelvin Mupungu The [...]

Mauritius is the most liberal African state

By Staff Reporter Mauritius, which is member of SADC tops the African list while Zimbabwe also a member of SADC ranks among the least libera [...]

Breaking News-Uncertainty in Nigeria as Jonathan sacks military chiefs

Abuja, Nigeria In a nation that has a history of military coup d’etats , President Jonathan has sacked military chiefs. Are things ok [...]

Zimbabwe in ‘dire state’ under Robert Mugabe, says former PM

In an interview, Morgan Tsvangirai criticizes the president for his racial policies and cronyism. But the main opposition leader is himself [...]

One Diaspora Somali’s effort to put out Mogadishu’s fires

                Mogadishu, Somalia On New Year’s day at 7:39pm, a call came through for Abdula [...]

South Sudan Human Rights Abuse-UN singles out Machar

By Kelvin Mupungu Juba, South Sudan In a decision that will raise many eyebrows, United Nations has taken sides in South Sudan by apportioni [...]

Mugabe to be patron of new Sovereign Wealth Fund?

Harare,Zimbabwe Zimbabwe still has many reserves of natural resources. Above are mining licences owned by African Consolidated Resources (A [...]

Breaking News-IMF snubs Zimbabwe

By Kelvin Mupungu Harare, Zimbabwe Financial snub on Harare continues  IMF In a statement released yesterday , IMF has approved an extensio [...]

SA firm to upgrade Zimbabwe roads

Zimbabwe Zimbabwe finally upgrades its dangerous roads   Related – Woman takes a bath in a road pothole http://www.zimdiaspora.co [...]
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