Southern Africa

Southern Africa

Mon, 19 Apr 2021 07:34:54 GMT
South Africa: Hundreds of Patients Evacuated in Johannesburg Hospital Fire
[allAfrica] Cape Town -- Nearly 700 patients were evacuated on Saturday from Johannesburg's Charlotte Maxeke Hospital because of a fire in parts of the facility, AP reports.

Sun, 18 Apr 2021 17:07:52 GMT
Mozambique: Inside al Shabaab – Poverty Drives Recruitment, Say Insurgents
[Mozambique News Reports And Clippings] An important new picture of the inside of al Shabaab is provided by interviews with 23 women who had been captured and eventually escaped, in a study published yesterday by João Feijó, one of the most importa...

Mon, 19 Apr 2021 08:57:26 GMT
Zimbabwe: Ruling Party Brutality Could Plunge Country Into Mozambique Chaos - Chamisa
[New Zimbabwe] MDC Alliance leader, Nelson Chamisa says the country risked plunging into extremism just witnessed in neighbouring Mozambique if the ruling Zanu PF party persists with its brutal politics.

Mon, 19 Apr 2021 08:43:31 GMT
Zimbabwe: MP Molokele Stands With Villagers in Hwange Chinese Exploration Row
[New Zimbabwe] Hwange Central legislator Daniel Molokele has stood behind villagers in Hwange's Dinde community have clashed with some Chinese investors conducting a coal exploration operation on their land.

Mon, 19 Apr 2021 08:30:11 GMT
Malawi: Ex-President Says Govt is Politically Persecuting Him
[VOA] Blantyre, Malawi -- Malawi's former president, Peter Mutharika, has accused the government of politically persecuting him. During a televised news conference at his residence in Mangochi district Saturday, Mutharika cited the freezing of his ba...