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WATCH: Security guard shot dead trying to help a man being robbed in Rosebank

WATCH: Security guard shot dead trying to help a man being robbed in Rosebank

A security guard was shot dead in Rosebank on Friday afternoon. This is after he saw four suspects attempting to rob a man who was walking on the side of the road, police spokesperson Lungelo Dlamini told News24. “A man was walking on the street when he was approached by four suspects who wanted to […]

Two dead in White City as residents clash with foreign shop owners

Two dead in White City as residents clash with foreign shop owners

JOHANNESBURG – Foreign shop owners in White City are packing up what’s left of their stock after widespread looting and violence in the Soweto community that has left two people dead. The pair was shot dead on Wednesday when crowds of people moved from one shop to the next, stealing what they could carry. It’s […]

Theresa May welcomes Ramaphosa’s assurances on land reform

Theresa May welcomes Ramaphosa’s assurances on land reform

CAPE TOWN – British Prime Minister Theresa May says she welcomes President Cyril Ramaphosa’s assurances that land reform won’t involve smash and grabs. She was speaking after announcing in Cape Town plans for billions of pounds of investment in Africa over the next four years, more UK trade missions on the continent and a new […]

President Ramaphosa invokes Mugabe in attack on Trump over land

President Ramaphosa invokes Mugabe in attack on Trump over land

JOHANNESBURG – South African President Cyril Ramaphosa has invoked Robert Mugabe’s famous line, “Blair keep your England and let me keep my Zimbabwe” as he hit back at US President Donald Trump’s comments on the country’s land reforms. In a tweet on August 23 – apparently after watching a report on the right wing Fox […]

Zimbabwe has one shot at redemption

Zimbabwe has one shot at redemption

“The application is dismissed with costs.” With these words, Chief Justice Luke Malaba brushed aside whatever irregularities there might have been in the July 30 elections in Zimbabwe to affirm Emmerson Mnangagwa’s victory as “the will of the people”, setting the stage for his inauguration. Elections all over the world, he argued, are not simply […]

Controversial SA business tycoon Zunaid Moti arrested and detained in Germany

Controversial SA business tycoon Zunaid Moti arrested and detained in Germany

Controversial South African business tycoon Zunaid Moti has been arrested and is being detained in Germany. His attorney‚ Ulrich Roux‚ said in a statement on Saturday that Moti had been arrested at the Munich airport on August 19. This comes after Russian authorities issued a ‘red notice’ on January 24 2018. Roux said the notice […]

Mugabe makes a U-turn and endorses President Mnangagwa

Mugabe makes a U-turn and endorses President Mnangagwa

Former President Mr Robert Mugabe yesterday, for the first time, endorsed and congratulated his successor President Mnangagwa on his election victory and sent his daughter, Bona, to represent him at the inauguration ceremony. Bona was accompanied by her husband Mr Simbarashe Chikore to the ceremony at the 60 000-seater National Sports Stadium in Harare. Several […]

President Mnangagwa lines up Thank You rallies

President Mnangagwa lines up Thank You rallies

President Mnangagwa will soon embark on a countrywide tour to thank the people for voting him and Zanu PF in the July 30 harmonised elections and will take the opportunity to outline Government’s programme on devolution of power. President Mnangagwa said this when he handed over 90 cars to chiefs to fulfill Government’s commitment to […]

‘We’ve all evidence to prove we won the elections,’ says MDC

‘We’ve all evidence to prove we won the elections,’ says MDC

Zimbabwe’s Constitutional Court on Wednesday began to hear an opposition petition seeking to overturn the presidential election result, in a legal challenge seen as unlikely to succeed despite allegations of vote fraud. The Movement for Democratic Change (MDC) has accused the ruling Zanu-PF party and the election commission of rigging the July 30 vote, Zimbabwe’s […]

Trump Govt Issues Security Alert; Warns of potential civil unrest, violence in volatile Zimbabwe

Trump Govt Issues Security Alert; Warns of potential civil unrest, violence in volatile Zimbabwe

The United States of America has issued a security alert and urged its citizens to be vigilant and to stay away from Harare flashpoints warning that Zimbabwe is on the brink of civil unrest and violence. The statement was issued hours after war veterans warned Donald Trump’s government to stay away from Zimbabwe following disputed […]

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