Grave robber hunt launched in SA after corpse stolen

Police in South Africa have launched an investigation and appealed for witnesses following the theft of a corpse from a grave in the northern province of Limpopo.

Kambwili finally arrested

Chshimba Kambwili was yesterday arrested and denied bond for unlawful assembly after heavily armed police officers stormed, yet again, his residence after failing to have him arrested over the weekend.

Ex-husband who never contributed to household gets nothing in divorce

A now divorced man has lost out on his portion of his wife’s state pension, their house and all of which formed part of their joint estate because he never contributed towards the household.

Street vendor offered cash for organs – Old Bailey

A Nigerian senator is on trial charged with exploiting a 21-year-old to come to London and donate a kidney.

Fuel hikes shall lead to job losses – Mtayachalo

The incessant fuel hikes shall lead to job losses and worsen poverty levels in the country, Chama North Member of Parliament Yotum Mtayachalo has said.

Mali’s president resigns and dissolves parliament

Mali's President Ibrahim Boubacar Keïta has resigned, after being detained by soldiers on Tuesday, state TV reports. In a televised address, Mr Keïta said he...

South Africa crime rate plummets during lockdown

Crime in South Africa dropped by up to 40% during the first three months of its lockdown, official figures show. The police minister said most...

Madagascar president’s herbal tonic fails to halt Covid-19 spike

Hospitals in Madagascar have been struggling to cope with a surge of Covid-19 cases, while the president has been promoting an unproven product he...

God Yet To Talk To Me On Reopening Synagogue – T.B. Joshua

Founder of the Synagogue Church Of All Nations (SCOAN), Prophet T.B. Joshua has, in a reaction to Lagos State government’s decision to lift the...

Shoprite shares rise on higher sales, Nigeria divestment plan

JOHANNESBURG - Shares in South Africa’s Shoprite Holdings shot up over 11% yesterday after it reported higher total sales and said it was considering...

Kenya Airways resumes international flights

NAIROBI - Kenya Airways resumed international flights on Saturday, heading to about 30 destinations for the first time since the routes were suspended in...