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Algerian Women Show a Keen Interest in Chinese Embroidery

In Algeria where one woman is on a mission to empower her fellow women, Souhila Naddjar, recently returned to Algeria from China after three...

Somalia’s Football League Wraps Up

Somalia's local football league has just come to an end, and officials are now hoping to build on the local's champions' unbeaten run in...

Pistorius Maintains Reeva Steenkamp’s Death Was an Accident

On Monday, the Oscar Pistorius murder trial will continue in Pretoria with the athlete taking the stand for a sixth day, his fourth in...

South Africa: Parliamentary Committee Formed to Probe Zuma on Nkandla Report

The Speaker of South Africa Parliament, Max Sisulu has decided to form a 12 member Parliamentary committee, from different political parties to consider President...

Zimbabwe’s Version of Hit Song “Happy” Goes Viral

A video showcasing ordinary Zimbabweans singing and dancing to Pharell William's hit single 'Happy' has gone viral. For a country often associated with economic...

20 Years after the Rwandan Genocide: The Blame Game still on

20 years after the Rwandan genocide ended, there's still a blame game going on, around who was responsible for the tragedy. However, many across...

Shanghai Zendai Buys Land to Build New City

The economic-hub of South Africa is about to be transformed. An ambitious plan to build an $8.5bn new-city on the eastern outskirts of Johannesburg,...

Rwanda Accused of Attempted Forceful Arrest of Refugee in Uganda

A diplomatic row is brewing between Uganda and Rwanda. This is after Uganda's commission for refugees accused Rwanda of trying to forcefully arrest Portais...

WUF: Delegates Discuss Ways of Dealing with Inequality

Twenty-five thousand delegates from five continents are currently in Medellin, Colombia participating in the 7th World Urban Forum. The forum is a non-legislative technical...

Kenyan Gov’t cracks down on illegal foreigners

A crackdown on illegal foreign nationals is underway in Kenya as part of a government operation to secure the country. Recent terrorist attacks have...
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