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Angola: Second Stage of Polio Vaccination Kicks Off

Angola: Second Stage of Polio Vaccination Kicks Off

Luanda — The second stage of polio vaccination campaign is kicking off this Friday in five provinces of Angola, the Health Ministry said on Thursday. The sanitary authorities said they expect to vaccinate over two million children from zero to five years old in Luanda, Bengo, Benguela, Huambo and Cuanza Norte. Luanda with roughly eight […]

Namibia: Senior Govt Official Accused of Rape

Namibia: Senior Govt Official Accused of Rape

Windhoek — A 43-year-old senior official in the ministry of works has been accused of raping a 21-year-old woman, who is reportedly now pregnant. A case of rape has been opened against the suspect. According to well-placed sources, the incident happened on 24 October 2019 at the suspect’s home in Windhoek. The sufferer is a […]

Kenya: Revealed – Why Nandi Sisters Eat Soap

Kenya: Revealed – Why Nandi Sisters Eat Soap

Initial tests done on two young women, whose appetite for soap has refused to die, have revealed that they are anaemic and are suffering from severe iron deficiency. The two sisters, Sharon Chepchirchir, 24 and Lydia Chepkemboi, 17, were tested by doctors at Oak Tree Hospital in Eldoret on Thursday. Dr Mathew Koech, who led […]

South Africa: Luyanda Botha Will Serve Life Behind Bars for Raping, Killing Uyinene Mrwetyana

South Africa: Luyanda Botha Will Serve Life Behind Bars for Raping, Killing Uyinene Mrwetyana

Former post office worker Luyanda Botha will serve life in prison for the rape and murder of Uyinene Mrwetyana, in terms of a plea and sentencing agreement heard in the Western Cape High Court. The court heard on Friday that Botha pleaded guilty to raping and killing UCT student Mrwetyana earlier this year. According to […]

South Africa’s Liberals Are Failing to Wrap Their Heads Around Race

South Africa’s Liberals Are Failing to Wrap Their Heads Around Race

South Africa’s official opposition party, the Democratic Alliance (DA), is reeling from self-inflicted political damage. Its newly elected parliamentary leader John Steenhuisen recently appealed to his colleagues to “stop the political hara-kiri that’s going on in the DA – pulling out entrails to show everybody”. This follows the departure of two more prominent black members, […]

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