Daily Archives: March 16, 2018

South Africa’s Zuma to Be Charged With Corruption Over Arms Deal

Former South African President Jacob Zuma will be prosecuted for corruption relating to a 30 billion rand ($2.5 billion) arms deal in the late 1990s, chief state prosecutor Shaun Abrahams said on Friday.

“After consideration of the matter, I am …

Violence Erupts in Madrid Over African Migrant Death

The death of an African immigrant lead to a violent protest in central Madrid on Thursday (March 16) night, leaving at least twenty people injured, emergency services said.

The man, a 35-year old Senegalese street vendor, was, according to witnesses, …

RENAMO WINS NAMPULA BY-ELECTION

MAPUTO– Unofficial results show that the candidate of the rebel movement Renamo, Paulo Vahanle, has won the second round of the mayoral by-election in the northern Mozambican city of Nampula.

According to observer groups, the results from 360 of the …

SOUTH AFRICAN PRESIDENT TO VISIT MOZAMBIQUE, ZIMBABWE

PRETORIA– South African President Cyril Ramaphosa is to undertake working visits to neighbouring Mozambique and Zimbabwe in his capacity as the current Chair of the Southern African Development Community (SADC).

The visits, scheduled for Saturday, also form part of a …