International News

1 month ago | January 21, 2019

Kenya police arrest wife, father of hotel suicide bomber

Kenyan police have arrested the wife and father of a man identified as the suicide bomber in an attack on Nairobi’s ...

Princess Diana’s bodyguard hits out at ‘difficult’ Prince Phillip

Prince Phillip’s cavalier attitude to safety has been dubbed “ridiculous” by Princess Diana’s former bodyguard. On ...

1 month ago | January 20, 2019

Democrats call Trump’s proposal to end shutdown ‘inadequate’

US President Donald Trump sought to break the government shutdown impasse on Saturday, offering to extend protections ...

Tshisekedi declared DRC’s president, runner-up revolts

The Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC’s) election crisis deepened early yesterday when the Constitutional Court ...

1 month ago | January 18, 2019

Boy stabbed to death ‘while playing’ at school

A primary school pupil allegedly stabbed and killed a Grade 7 pupil while “playing” at a Peddie school on Thursday, ...

Nigeria election hopeful vows reform of ‘mafia’ oil company

Abubakar, from the main opposition party, said he had tried to end the opaque administration of the Nigerian National ...

Prince Philip unhurt in crash while driving

The Duke of Edinburgh has been involved in a car crash while driving near the Queen’s Sandringham estate, Buckingham ...

Shoprite manager suspended after foul-mouthed altercation goes viral

A Gauteng Shoprite manager was suspended, pending an investigation, after a heated altercation he had with an external ...

ICC delays release of ex-leader Gbagbo despite acquittal

THE HAGUE – International Criminal Court appeals judges delayed the release of Cote d’Ivoire’s former President ...

Citing ‘serious doubts’, AU urges delay to final DRC vote results

The African Union has called for the final announcement of last month’s disputed presidential elections in the ...

1 month ago | January 17, 2019

DA youth leader accused of sowing racial division

South Africa’s DA federal youth leader, Luyolo Mphithi, should formally apologise to teacher Elana Barkhuizen and pupils ...

Everyone accounted for in Al-Shabab Kenya hotel raid

Kenyan bomb disposal experts searched on Thursday for leftover explosives at the site of the brazen attack on a Nairobi ...

Pupils ‘forced’ to strip for forgetting calculators

A Limpopo high school is under investigation after 18 pupils were allegedly forced to strip half naked because they ...

Pit bulls kill 5-year-old Mpumalanga girl

Two pit bull terriers have been put down after they attacked and killed a 5-year-old girl from White River in Mpumalanga ...