Shona Ferguson’s family finalising funeral arrangements as tributes continue to pour in

The family of veteran actor and film production mogul, Shona Ferguson, says they are still finalising arrangements for his funeral service. Ferguson died on Friday afternoon due to COVID-19 complications.…

Isabel dos Santos ordered to return Galp shares to Angola

THE HAGUE – Isabel dos Santos, daughter of Angola’s former president and Africa’s one-time richest woman, must return to Angola her shares in Portugal’s Galp energy firm worth 422 million…

‘Rough estimate’ of R20 million taken from looted ATMs, says banking body

SOUTH African banks said on Thursday that replacing 1 400 automatic teller machines (ATMs) vandalised and looted during recent violent unrest could take about two months. As much as R20…

BLack Rhinos Queens face Zambian and Namibian sides in COSAFA League

By ZBC Reporter A regional battle of Army sides is on cards in the inaugural COSAFA Women’s Champions League, after Zimbabwe’s Black Rhinos Queens were drawn in the same group…

SA records big jump in new COVID infections; 520 new deaths reported

EWN – South Africa’s daily infections are up as well, with over 17,000 tests coming back positive over the past 24 hours – that’s almost 10,000 more compared to the…

Zimbabwe assists in training of Mozambique armed forces

By Memory Chamisa Government has clarified the issue of military deployments to neighbouring Mozambique’s Cabo Delgado province which has been rocked by violent extremism since 2017. In a media briefing…

Tunisia crisis prompts surge in foreign social media manipulation

The political crisis in Tunisia has prompted a surge of social media propaganda and manipulation emanating mostly from Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates (UAE), much of it attempting…

In Breakthrough, Tanzania Kicks off COVID-19 Vaccinations

NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — In a major breakthrough for one of the world’s last countries to embrace COVID-19 vaccines, Tanzania’s president kicked off the nation’s vaccination campaign Wednesday by publicly…

Ivory Coast leader Ouattara meets rival, says crisis ‘behind us’

Aljazeera – Ivory Coast President Alassane Ouattara offered a hearty welcome to his predecessor Laurent Gbagbo on Tuesday as the rivals met for the first time since the West African…

Man accused of trying to kill Mali president dies in custody

A man accused of trying to kill Mali’s military strongman Assimi Goita, the figure behind two coups in less than a year, has died in custody. The suspect, whose identity…