Monday, January 21, 2019
Former Vice-President Atiku Abubakar will travel to the United States after the launch of the presidential campaign of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), TheCable reports. Atiku, who is the party’s presidential candidate, received his US visa last Thursday, after which...
Nigerian president, Muhammadu Buhari, has broken his silence on the rumour that he had died in the UK and that one Jubril from Sudan had been impersonating him. The rumour first surfaced when the president returned to the country after...
Spanish giants and 2018 La Liga champions Barcelona FC lived up to its billing with a 3-1 victory over South African Premier League champions Mamelodi Sundowns at the FNB Stadium in Johannesburg on Wednesday.   Barcelona arrived in South Africa some ten...
Spanish soccer giants Barcelona arrived in South Africa on Wednesday morning, just hours before their Nelson Mandela Centenary Cup match against Mamelodi Sundowns at the FNB Stadium in Johannesburg.   The recently crowned Spanish LaLiga Champions will take on the newly...
Ninety-three-year-old Robert Mugabe is to continue living like a president for the rest of his life despite his ousting.   Mugabe was forced to resign in November but the current president, Emmerson Mnangagwa, has - in an official gazette - revealed...
Newly elected president of the African National Congress, Cyril Ramaphosa, has vowed to tackle headlong the scourge of corruption plaguing South Africa.     Ramaphosa expressed in his maiden address as leader of the governing party the resolve to act fearlessly against...
The African National Congress has recommended that the government should immediately and unconditionally downgrade the South African Embassy in Tel Aviv, Israel.   The call for the policy change by the highest decision making body of the party follows US President...
South Africa’s Deputy President Dr Cyril Ramaphosa has emerged as the 14th president of the African National Congress after a keenly contested election at the governing party’s 54th national conference.   Ramaphosa polled 2440 votes to his rival Dr Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma’s...
Voting at South Africa’s African National Congress (ANC) elective conference commenced at about midnight on Sunday, after an earlier announcement that the voting process was postponed to Monday morning. Voting was scheduled to begin in the afternoon on Sunday with...
The first day of the 54th national conference of South Africa’s governing party ended without the announcement of nominations for the party's top six leaders. The plenary session at which the issue of credentials ahead of the nominations process was...