Daily Archives: April 14, 2018

Government on Special Official Funeral of Mrs Winnie Madikizela-Mandela

Special Official Funeral of Mrs Winnie Madikizela-Mandela

Today South Africans bid a final farewell to the Mother of the Nation in a heartfelt and solemn service at the Special Official Funeral that was held at …

DRC Humanitarian Crisis Back on International Agenda

A Senior U.N. migration official says a main success of Friday’s U.N. pledging conference for Democratic Republic of Congo is that it has put that country’s forgotten humanitarian crisis back on the international agenda.

Donors …

AFRICAN, CARIBBEAN, EU LAWMAKERS PLEDGE SUPPORT FOR FREE TRADE

NAIROBI– Lawmakers from Africa, Caribbean, Pacific and the European Union (ACP- EU) on Wednesday pledged support for trade liberalization as a means to promote economic growth, peace and security.

The lawmakers who attended a joint …

‘Winnie!’ South Africa Bids Farewell to Madikizela-Mandela

Millions of South Africans said an emotional goodbye to anti-apartheid icon Winnie Madikizela-Mandela on Saturday during her official funeral, with supporters fiercely defending her complex legacy.

Thousands of mourners packed a 40,000-seat stadium to celebrate …

South Africa Bids Farewell to Winnie Madikizela-Mandela

Millions of South Africans prepared to say goodbye to anti-apartheid icon Winnie Madikizela-Mandela as her emotionally charged official funeral began Saturday in Soweto, where she lived until her death April 2 at 81.

Thousands of …