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23/03/2015

African press review 23 March 2015

South Africa's opposition Democratic Alliance will not take part in a "secret process" to cover up President Jacob Zuma’s financial liability regarding the security upgrades to his ...
05/03/2015

African press review 5 March 2015

Lesotho gets a change of government. SA weapons exports fall. Kagame may not wish to bow out as Rwanda's leader. Nigeria hopes that its petrol shortage will soon be over.
03/03/2015

African press review 3 March 2015

In Burundi, the top story this morning is the weekend prison break involving opposition political figure, Hussein Radjabu.

A long-lost Egyptian queen
21/02/2015 - The Sound Kitchen

A long-lost Egyptian queen

This week on The Sound Kitchen, you’ll hear the answer to the question about the recently discovered tomb in Abu-sir, Egypt.
91 years old on Saturday - Zimbabwe's President Robert Mugabe
19/02/2015 - Report: Zimbabwe

Zimbabwe opposition wants Mugabe birthday bash cancelled

Zimbabwe’s main opposition party has demanded that President Robert Mugabe call off his 91st birthday party scheduled for later this month.
Zimbabwe's President Robert Mugabe at the African Union summit last month
13/02/2015 - Report: Zimbabwe

Row over elephant on menu at Mugabe’s 91st birthday party

A 91st birthday party for Zimbabwe's President Robert Mugabe is just two weeks away now and it looks as if partygoers will be eating elephant.
06/02/2015

African press review 6 February 2015

The run-up to Nigeria's elections is hit by controversy. Kenyans ask where their taxes go. Half of Kenya's teachers want to quit. And Mugabe takes a tumble ... or does he?

Zimbabwe President Robert Mugabe recently banned corporal punishment in schools
05/02/2015 - Report: Zimbabwe

Zimbabwean headmistress charged with murder after caning schoolboy

A school headmistress has appeared in court in Zimbabwe facing a murder charge after a pupil she caned later died.
Robert Mugabe, August 2014.
29/01/2015 - France - Zimbabwe

French delegation explores investment in Zimbabwe

A 10-member French delegation is in Zimbabwe to assess trade prospects and team members have already met President Robert Mugabe.
Robert Mugabe
14/01/2015 - Report: Zimbabwe

Zanu-PF Mujuru faction accuses Mugabes of 'greed and hate'

In Zimbabwe a prominent ally of ousted vice-president Joice Mujuru has issued a public attack on President Robert Mugabe and his wife Grace.
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