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If you are gay, don’t step in these parts of Africa with your partner

Homosexuality continues to be a taboo subject in Africa and other black communities around the world. Sexual attraction or relationship between members of the same sex or gender has evolved from being a hidden practice to a symbol of pride. Out of the 195 countries in the world, 72 of them are no-go areas for […]

South Africa’s ex-leader Jacob Zuma set to wed 24-year-old in 7th marriage

Business mogul Dangote faults Kenya over corruption

Africa’s richest man Aliko Dangote has faulted Kenya’s leadership for their greed and persistent failure to place matters of national interest first when it comes to development. Speaking to a renowned Kenyan journalist Jeff Koinange, he shelved his plans to build a mega cement factory in Kenya after being put off by top decision makers […]

South Africa’s ex-leader Jacob Zuma set to wed 24-year-old in 7th marriage

Video: Female Kenyan lawmaker urges men in her county to marry as many women as they can afford

Kiambu County Woman Representative,  Gathoni Wa Muchomba has urged men from the region to embrace polygamy so as to increase the region’s population. Wa Muchomba made the remarks during the launch of Mama Care Rehabilitation Centre in Kiambaa Constituency on Monday, April 2. “We give birth to these children and we do not want to […]

South Africa’s ex-leader Jacob Zuma set to wed 24-year-old in 7th marriage

Libyan court clears Gaddafi son of footballer’s murder

Saadi Gaddafi, son of Muammar Gaddafi, sits behind bars during a hearing at a courtroom in Tripoli, Libya February 7, 2016. REUTERS/Ismail Zitouny A Libyan appeals court cleared one of the sons of late leader Muammar Gaddafi on Tuesday of charges of murdering a footballer before Libya’s 2011 uprising, the justice ministry said. Saadi Gaddafi, […]

South Africa’s ex-leader Jacob Zuma set to wed 24-year-old in 7th marriage

Minister: Miguna should apply for citizenship to be allowed back in Kenya

Kenya’s internal security minister Fred Matiang’I on Tuesday said that deported opposition politician Miguna Miguna would have to make an application in order to regain his Kenyan citizenship. Matiang’i made the comments while appearing before a parliamentary committee that sought clarification on the happenings that led to the deportation of Miguna Miguna for a second […]

South Africa’s ex-leader Jacob Zuma set to wed 24-year-old in 7th marriage

Kenyan activist goes on hunger strike over deportation of opposition politician

Miguna Miguna. Courtesy: The Star A Kenyan human rights activist has gone on hunger strike in protest of the deportation of opposition politician Miguna Miguna who was for the second time deported out of the East African country last week over immigration issues. Local Standard newspaper reports Boniface Akumu to say he took the measure […]

South Africa’s ex-leader Jacob Zuma set to wed 24-year-old in 7th marriage

From Africa to the U.S., this Zimbabwean inventor is excelling without formal training

Maxwell Chikumbutso is a 27-year-old Zimbabwean who invented the world’s first ever green power generator which can produce electricity using radio frequencies. He has designed and built an electric powered vehicle and hybrid helicopter which uses six different types of fuel. Having dropped out of school, he has no formal training in technology or science, […]

South Africa’s ex-leader Jacob Zuma set to wed 24-year-old in 7th marriage

Illegal gold miners invade Grace Mugabe’s farm

Grace Mugabe A farm in Mazowe that belongs to former Zimbabwean first lady Grace Mugabe has been invaded by illegal gold miners conducting gold panning activities on the property. Reporters from the Zimbabwean newspaper Newsday found them uprooting lemon trees, digging shafts and loading gold ore into lorries. According to a police report later obtained […]

South Africa’s ex-leader Jacob Zuma set to wed 24-year-old in 7th marriage

Photos: South African president travels economy in a commercial flight

South African president, Cyril Ramaphosa, was spotted travelling to Durban in economy class on a Safair flight on Friday morning March 30th. Co-passengers on the flight took photos with the president and shared them on Twitter. The president’s spokesperson, Khusela Diko told newsmen that intermittently, the president will use the mode of transport which is most […]

South Africa’s ex-leader Jacob Zuma set to wed 24-year-old in 7th marriage