Southern Africa

Southern Africa

Thu, 14 Mar 2019 10:33:47 GMT
South Africa: 'I Want Those Combi Courts!' - Leaked Audio Lands Official in Hot Water
[allAfrica] Cape Town -A leaked recording of Gauteng Sports and Recreation MEC Faith Mazibuko allegedly threatening her staff with dismissal if they failed to build 'combi courts' (a contraction of combination courts) has landed the official in hot w...

Thu, 14 Mar 2019 10:02:28 GMT
Mozambique: Call for Precautionary Measures As Cyclone Approaches
[AIM] Maputo -As cyclone Idai approaches the Mozambican coast the government has called on people living in Sofala, Manica, Zambezia and Tete provinces to take cautionary measures.

Thu, 14 Mar 2019 09:32:52 GMT
South Africa: U.S. Demands That Chang Be Sent to New York
[AIM] Maputo -The United States administration made clear on Tuesday that it expects the South African authorities to extradite former Mozambican Finance Minister Manuel Chang so that he can stand trial in New York on charges of conspiracy to commit ...

Wed, 13 Mar 2019 15:46:52 GMT
Zimbabwe: Senior Doctors Down Tools
[New Zimbabwe] Senior doctors at Zimbabwe's foremost health facility Parirenyatwa Hospital have downed their tools in protests against shortage of essential drugs and equipment.

Wed, 13 Mar 2019 15:40:24 GMT
Zimbabwe: Govt Officials Implicated in Corrupt Land Deals
[263Chat] Three Local Government ministry officials have been implicated in a shady land deal where they allegedly connived to fraudulently allocate 120 hectares of state land at Haydon Farm in Zvimba district to a private developer.