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Sunday, April 30, 2017

Southern Africa

S.A’s Zuma sacks Gordhan as finance minister in cabinet reshuffle

South Africa's President Jacob Zuma sacked finance minister Pravin Gordhan in a cabinet reshuffle after days of speculation that has rocked the country's markets...

South Africa’s ruling party leaders split over Gordhan’s fate

South Africa's ruling African National Congress party is split at the top over whether Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan should be sacked, sources said...

Dlamini-Zuma to hand over as A.U. chairperson March 14

The immediate past Chairperson of the African Union, Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma is set to officially handover to the incoming chair, Faki Mahamat, next Tuesday. The handover...

Zuma, Mbeki mourn veteran anti-apartheid activist, Ahmed Kathrada

South African president, Jacob Zuma has described the death veteran anti-apartheid activist, Ahmed Kathrada, as a national loss. Similarly, former president Thabo Mbeki described Kathrada's...

S.A.’s Zuma not opposed to Friday protest outside his office

South Africa's President Jacob Zuma is not opposed to a protest march by civil society group SaveSA this week to the capital's Union Buildings,...

South Africa asked to appear at ICC in April over Sudan’s...

South African authorities have been asked to appear at the International Criminal Court on April 7 over the country's failure to arrest Sudan President...

S.A.’s parliament’s speaker to consider Zuma no-confidence vote request

The speaker of South Africa's parliament said on Sunday she would consider a request from opposition parties to hold a 'no confidence' vote on...

Zambia president will not intervene in opposition leader’s treason case

Zambian President Edgar Lungu will not intervene in the treason case against opposition leader Hakainde Hichilema, has said. Hichilema was taken into police custody this...

Zambian opposition denies arson, says government plotting against it

Zambia's main opposition party, whose leader has been arrested and charged with treason, accused the government on Monday of trying to frame it...

Zambian opposition leader charged with trying to overthrow government

TVC NEWS Zambia opposition leader Hakainde Hichilema, arrested last week on suspicion of treason, was charged in a magistrate's court on Tuesday with trying...
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