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SASU Condemns the Violent and Criminal Actions of the Zimbabwean Government on its People and Student Leaders
SASU Condemns the Violent and Criminal A...

SASU Condemns the Violent and Criminal Actions of the Zimbabwean Government...

The Southern African Student Union (SASU) is utterly disgusted and dismayed by the ongoing criminal behaviour being carried out by security forces in Zimbabwe. The corrupt Zimbabwean government continues to cripple its own economy and creates its own problems, this is owing to a failure to manage... read more »

South Africa: Girl School's Naked Cultural Performance Sparks Outrage
South Africa: Girl School’s Naked ...

South Africa: Girl School’s Naked Cultural Performance Sparks Outrage

A video of some school girls performing at a competition wearing very skimpy outfits, has sparked serious outrage. The outfit which leaves the breasts and buttocks exposed is known as “inkciyo” and is a traditional wear of the Xhosa ethnic group, the second largest ethnic group in South... read more »

South African: President Zuma Resigns
South African: President Zuma Resigns

South African: President Zuma Resigns

South Africa’s embattled President Jacob Zuma has resigned his office with immediate effect.. The BBC reports that Zuma made the announcement in a televised address to the nation on Wednesday evening. Earlier, Zuma’s governing ANC party had told him to resign or face a vote of no confidence in... read more »

Nigeria: Multi Choice, DSTV/GOTV to Shut Down
Nigeria: Multi Choice, DSTV/GOTV to Shut...

Nigeria: Multi Choice, DSTV/GOTV to Shut Down

Nigerian authorities have notified the management of MultiChoice DSTV/GOTV that their operations in Nigeria will come to an end in 2019 as their license expires June next year. According to a letter to that effect (seen by Daily Times reporter) issued on Tuesday by the Nigerian Broadcasting... read more »

South Africa: Jacob Zuma 'rejects ANC request' to stand down
South Africa: Jacob Zuma ‘rejects ...

South Africa: Jacob Zuma ‘rejects ANC request’ to stand down

South Africa’s President Jacob Zuma has defied his party and refused to step down, according to media reports. He and senior members of the African National Congress (ANC) held talks on Sunday but no details of their meeting have been released. Facing corruption allegations, Mr Zuma was... read more »