Africa


Malema: Mbeki and Motlanthe are making a mistake 2

Though he is all for finding solutions to SA’s problems, Malema says there is something wrong with the former presidents’ meeting on Friday. Following his appearance at the Newcastle Magistrates’ Court on Friday morning, Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) leader Julius Malema addressed a crowd that was demonstrating outside the court. […]


How the SADF plotted to kill Thabo Mbeki 1

How the SADF plotted to kill Thabo Mbeki A new book by former officers discloses details of a failed operation to assassinate ANC leaders in exile. A secret operation in apartheid’s dying days to blow up the entire ANC national executive with booby-trapped paintings was called off when a plane […]


Nigeria ‘gay wedding’ bust leads to charges

Nigeria ‘gay wedding’ bust leads to charges Prosecutors in the northern Nigeria state of Kaduna have charged a group of 53 people with conspiring to celebrate a gay wedding. The accused, arrested last Saturday, have denied the allegations, with their lawyers saying they were illegally detained. The court released the […]


Julius Malema made history 2

Julius Malema made history . Why didn’t you decline Zuma’s nomination?’ Malema asks deputy chief justice hopeful Judge Raymond Zondo‚ who has spoken out about how women are not equally represented in the judiciary‚ was on Monday asked by EFF leader Julius Malema why he didn’t he decline his nomination […]