Southern Africa

Zimbabwe court to hear election challenge on August 22

Zimbabwe's Constitutional Court will hear the opposition's legal challenge to the election of President Emmerson Mnangagwa on August 22, the ...
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South Africa’s ruling party chair backs calls for land expropriation

Chairman of South Africa’s ruling African National Congress has backed calls for land expropriation in the country. According to Reuters, ...
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Ramaphosa crackdown on corruption extends to state attorneys

As South Africa’s president, Cyril Ramaphosa steps up efforts to crackdown on corruption, the justice minister said on Tuesday that ...
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Jacob Zuma-appointed chief prosecutor appointment ‘invalid’

South Africa‘s Constitutional Court ruled on Monday the appointment of the chief prosecutor, who was given his job after former president ...
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Trump approves law detailing new conditions to end Zimbabwe sanctions

US President Donald Trump has approved a new law that imposes tough new conditions that must be met by Zimbabwe ...
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EU, US warn Zimbabwe over post-election crackdown

The European Union and United States on Tuesday condemned violent attacks targeting the Zimbabwe opposition since elections last week, as ...
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South Africa’s Ramaphosa appeals Zimbabweans to accept election results

South African President Cyril Ramaphosa urged all Zimbabweans on Friday to accept the election of Emmerson Mnangagwa as president after ...
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South African women march against gender-based violence

The start of Women's Month in South Africa will be marked by countrywide marches and pickets over violence again women, ...
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South African court sets aside Grace Mugabe’s diplomatic immunity

The High Court in Johannesburg South Africa has set aside the International Relations Department’s decision to grant Grace Mugabe diplomatic ...
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Zuma corruption case postponed until end of November

South Africa’s former president Jacob Zuma appeared in court Friday over a $2.5-billion (2.15-billion-euro) corruption case linked to a 1990s ...
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