Friday, 03-07-14, 8:26Witness Feared Pistorius Would Shoot Himself[SAPA]Pretoria -The first doctor to arrive at the scene where Oscar Pistorius shot Reeva Steenkamp testified on Thursday that the athlete was so emotional he feared he would turn the gun on himself.
Friday, 03-07-14, 8:19Zambia, Burundi to Extend Tazara to Bunjumbura[Times of Zambia]PLANS are underway to extend the Tanzania Zambia Railway (TAZARA) to Burundi through the port of Mpulungu to enhance trade between the two countries, Foreign Affairs Minister Wylbur Simuusa has said.
Friday, 03-07-14, 8:11The Conditions of Swazi Women Are Testimony to the Daily Pain of Tinkhundla Suffering in Our Country[COSATU]This coming Saturday, the 8th March, 2014, the world shall be commemorating the great contribution made by the unsung heroines of the struggle for the emancipation of humanity from all forms of oppression, women. This day comes barely a week after we have once again witnessed the Patriarchal practice of reducing women into brewers of Amarula for the pleasure of Royal Supremacists, who for in a two weeks "celebration" expects thousands of women to deliver hundreds of liters of Buganu to the Royal residence
Friday, 03-07-14, 8:08Egypt Govt Approves Presidential Elections Law[Aswat Masriya]Cairo -The Egyptian government approved the new presidential elections law on Thursday and referred it to interim President Adli Mansour for ratification.
Friday, 03-07-14, 7:52The Return of the Playboy - a Useful Distraction for Libya's Embattled Government[Daily Maverick]Saadi al-Gaddafi - playboy, would-be pro-footballer and third son of Brother Leader himself - is back in Libya after an uncomfortable exile in Niger. It's a diplomatic victory for the new Tripoli administration, and a very welcome public relations coup at a time when they really need one.