Daily Archives: March 15, 2014

South Africa: Pistorius Trial Week 2 Features Blood, Tears

Pretoria — The second week of Oscar Pistorius’ murder trial has been one of blood and tears, with riveting testimony and gruesome crime scene photos that drew strong reactions from the famous athlete. The trial

Zimbabwe: Another Birthday Bash for Mugabe

Photo: Herald

President Robert Mugabe.

Yet another party to celebrate President Robert Mugabe turning 90 years of age last month was held Friday in Harare with more than 1,000 people thought to have attended.


The Howard G. Buffett Foundation, Nature Conservation Trust and SANParks Announce Historic R255 Million Commitment to Combat Poaching, Conflict in Africa

Three-year effort will intensify protection of Kruger National Park’s rhino population, drawing lessons to address poaching that finances conflict in Africa

JOHANNESBURG, South-Africa, March 15, 2014 The Howard G. Buffett Foundation (HGBF) (http://www.thehowardgbuffettfoundation.org

IMF Mission acknowledges Mozambique’s strong economic performance, urges greater transparency and caution with expansionary budget

MAPUTO, Mozambique, March 15, 2014 A staff team from the International Monetary Fund, led by Doris Ross, visited Mozambique during February 26- March 13, 2014 to hold discussions towards the completion of the second …

Great things await Africa, says DHL Express

Africa is not only the last frontier but possibly the biggest frontier for business – DHL

CAPE-TOWN, South-Africa, March 15, 2014 Last week as he was driving through Johannesburg, a board member of a …