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Edgar Lungu wins Zambia’s presidential elections

Edgar Lungu wins Zambia’s presidential elections

Zambia’s presidential election has been won by Defence and Justice Minister Edgar Lungu of the Patriotic Front.Mr Lungu won by a 48.3% majority, the election commission said, after an election race marred by delays. His rival, Hakainde Hichilema of the United Party for National Development, who earlier denounced Tuesday’s election as a sham, came close […]

Edgar Lungu set to become Zambia’s new President

Edgar Lungu set to become Zambia’s new President

EDGAR LUNGU, the candidate of the ruling Patriotic Front party, looks set to become Zambia’s new president after opposition leader Hakainde Hichilema conceded defeat on Saturday while charging electoral fraud.A difference of 13 016 votes separated the two candidates with ballots from 146 of the 150 constituencies so far counted and verified by the Electoral […]

Zimbabwean President Mugabe undergoes a major prostate cancer operation in Singapore

Zimbabwean President Mugabe undergoes a major prostate cancer operation in Singapore

Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe underwent what is said to be a major prostate cancer operation during his annual holiday in Singapore, hence his delayed return to allow him time to recuperate, government and close family sources have revealed.Mugabe, who returned yesterday to a planned rousing welcome by Zanu PF supporters brandishing mostly anti-Didymus Mutasa placards […]

Police in full riot gear, with five dogs throw tear gas gainst child protesters

Police in full riot gear, with five dogs throw tear gas gainst child protesters

Five pupils and a police officer were injured during a protest over a disputed piece of land at Langa’ta Road Primary School in Nairobi on Monday.The protest resulted in a wall that was built around the land by a developer being brought down. Separately, the Lands Cabinet Secretary and the National Land Commission chairman promised […]

‘Hero’ Muslim employee who saved lives in Paris granted citizenship by France

‘Hero’ Muslim employee who saved lives in Paris granted citizenship by France

The Muslim kosher supermarket employee who saved several shoppers lives during the Paris attack has been granted French citizenship.Lassana Bathily, 24, was praised for his ‘courage and heroism’ by Interior Minister Bernard Cazeneuve during a ceremony in the presence of Prime Minister Manuel Valls.Mr Cazeneuve said Mali-born Bathily’s ‘act of humanity has become a symbol […]

New Single by Rozalla & Kazz “Shaking through the night”finally out…!!

New Single by Rozalla & Kazz “Shaking through the night”finally out…!!

“SHAKING THROUGH THE NIGHT”. Rozalla and Kazz teamed up to collaborate on a banger of a track called The track is produced by the legendary Peter Schanz of R&S Entertainment group who are based in Germany. “I was absolutely delighted to have been given the opportunity to work with Rozalla; she is such a big […]

Jay z to launch ROC Nation Africa…Leslie Kasumba to work for ROC Nation Africa

Jay z to launch ROC Nation Africa…Leslie Kasumba to work for ROC Nation Africa

Ugandan radio/TV presenter and media personality, Leslie ‘Lee’ Kasumba has resigned from South African-based music cable TV, Channel O Africa. Sources in Multichoice have confirmed that the 34-year-old who worked as Head of Channel O Africa since 2011 spent her last day in the office on January 19, 2015. Lee (as she is popularly called) […]

A Belgian and a Zimbabwean working for Socfin Group shot dead in Sierra Leone

A Belgian and a Zimbabwean working for Socfin Group shot dead in Sierra Leone

A Belgian and a Zimbabwean working for international agribusiness company Socfin Group have been shot during a protest over land rights in Sierra Leone, police said on Saturday.The Luxembourg-registered company, part of the business empire of the French tycoon Vincent Bollore, is embroiled in a bitter feud with local landowners in the Malen chiefdom where […]

British citizens and a Somali jailed for trying to establish an Islamic state

British citizens and a Somali jailed for trying to establish an Islamic state

Two British citizens and a Somali man have been jailed in Ethiopia for trying to establish an Islamic state, a radio affiliated to the government reports.The UK Foreign Office has confirmed the detention of two British nationals.The three men, who received terms ranging from four to seven years, were alleged to have had links with […]

Ousted former Vice President Joice Mujuru to challenge Mugabe

Ousted former Vice President Joice Mujuru to challenge Mugabe

Ousted former Vice President Joice Mujuru will challenge President Robert Mugabe or whoever will represent Zanu PF in the 2018 general elections, NewZimbabwe.com has heard.Sources close to Mujuru said the faction is busy on the ground and nothing will stop them from ensuring Mujuru becomes the legitimate leader of the country following the December coup […]

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