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Mugabe,the feminist?

– By Farai Sevenzo Letter from Africa Image copyrightAFPImage captionMany women in Africa are forced to have illegal abortions Letter [...]

Another abduction in #Zimbabwe

By Hazel Ndebele AS Zanu PF’s vicious factional fights escalate, on May 20 Zimbabwe Sugar Milling Industry Workers Union (Zismiu) presiden [...]

Act before #Zimbabwe’s tyrant dies

 The world needs to prepare for a Zimbabwe without Robert Mugabe IN ZIMBABWE they are waiting for rain. The region’s worst drought in a d [...]

Five human rights abusers backed by the U.S. whom you never heard of

      By Sudarsan Raghavan  Former Chadian dictator Hissene Habre gesturing as he leaves a Dakar courthouse after a hearing [...]

#ItaiDzamara was either brave or reckless?

  By Kevin Sieff A poster advertises a public prayer for Itai Dzamara in Harare, Zimbabwe, on Aug. 12. Dzamara, an activist, has been m [...]

South African army in Darfur held hostage? #ArrestBashir

By Staff Reporter The Sudanese government of president Omar al-Bashir literally held a gun to South Africa’s head to secure his safe retur [...]

Sudan President Al-Bashir Barred From Leaving South Africa

By Staff Reporter Sudanese President Umar al-Bashir casts his vote at a polling station in Khartoum on April 13. Photographer: Ashraf Shazly [...]

Zimbabwe activist,Itai Dzamara still missing after 90 days

By Staff Reporter   Itai Dzamara’s last post on social media networks was more than three months ago [...]

War criminal al Bashir wins by 94% and goes chances of peace in Darfur

By Staff Reporter Sudan‘s Bashir re-election condemns Darfur to more suffering In the hills and caves of Jebel Marra, a fifth term for [...]


By Reeyot Alemu It has been five years since I, as a fellow Ethiopian and caring citizen, started to write for private newspapers reflectin [...]

Afrikaner singer chains herself to vandalised South African statue #RhodesMustFall

By Staff Reporter As black South Africans rally against symbols of white domination, questions are raised about Afrikaner identity in post-a [...]

UK Prostitution Money Builds Mansions in Zimbabwe

By Staff Reporter When famous journalist Leonard (name changed to protect his family) shot himself to death recently, many of his colleagues [...]

Zimbabwe government does not care for abducted journalist and Human Rights activist Itai Dzamara

By Staff Reporter Zimbabwe government Minister for Information, Media and Broadcasting Services Professor Jonathan Moyo today displayed part [...]

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 [...]

ANC repatriates remains of veterans from Russia

By Staff Reporter ANC leader John Beaver Marks (C) in Johannesburg, South Africa, seen in this June 1952 photograph. The remains of two prom [...]

Islamic State: Fears grow for abducted Syrian Christians

By Staff Reporter It is not clear where the IS militants have taken the abducted Assyrians There are fears that more members of an Assyrian [...]

Valerie Amos calls for arms embargo against South Sudan

By Staff Reporter Valerie Amos calls for arms embargo against South Sudan UN humanitarian chief supports international action during visit t [...]

Tokwe Mukosi/Chingwizi coerced into relocating?

Human Rights Watch Report on Tokwe Mukosi Displacements  20,000 Displaced Flood Victims Lack Adequate Food, Shelter. Thousands of families [...]

Zimbabwe’s Tokwe Mukosi displacements now a violation of Human Rights

By Staff Reporter Tokwe Mukosi human catastrophe in pictures This picture collage shows people affected by the Tokwe Mukosi floods (pictures [...]

Tanzania takes on Rwandan rebels in Congo

By Staff Reporter Tanzania is ready to take on Rwandan Hutu rebels in eastern Democratic Republic of Congo(DRC), President Jakaya Kikwete sa [...]

Rape crime is killing Indian tourism

By Staff Reporter ©Reuters A Calcutta police officer escorts two men accused over the alleged rape of a Japanese tourist India’s tourism [...]

Middle East deadliest region for #journalism in 2014

By Shazdeh Omari Syria is the world’s deadliest country for journalists for the third year in [...]

Taliban slaughters 126 at Pakistan army school

By Staff Reporter At least 126 people, mostly children, have been killed in a Taliban assault on an army-run school in the Pakistani city of [...]

Jimmy Mabenga-Jury retires

By Staff Reporter Jimmy Mubenga had been living in the UK with his wife and children, the youngest of whom was a few months old The jury in [...]

Mini-skirt march exposes Kenya?

By Staff Reporter ‘A woman has the right to dress the way she sees fit,’ protesters proclaim, but many argue that ‘scantily clad’ wo [...]

Zimbabwe’s vice-president in plot to kill Robert Mugabe

By Staff Reporter Power struggle to succeed Mugabe is getting hotter Analysts claim that First Lady Grace Mugabe has taken sides with other [...]

Oscar Pistorius sentenced to five years over killing of Steenkamp

By Staff Reporter ©Reuters Oscar Pistorius is escorted to a police van after his sentencing Osca [...]

Kenyatta appears at ICC in Hague for landmark hearing?

By Staff Reporter Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta is appearing before the International Criminal Court (ICC) where he faces charges of crime [...]

Tony Abbott and Barack Obama raise Peter Greste case with Egypt’s president

By Staff Reporter Both men had one-on-one meetings with Abdel Fattah al-Sisi on sidelines of the United Nations general assembly Greste’s [...]

In U.N. Speech, Obama Vows to Fight ISIS ‘Network of Death’

By Staff Reporter In a speech before the United Nations on Wednesday, President Obama asked the world to join the fight against the Islamic [...]

UK Parliament to be recalled to authorise Isis air strikes

By Staff Reporter ©AFP Westminster MPs will be summoned back to the House of Commons on Friday to debate bombing Islamist militants in Iraq [...]
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