Political Pardons Would Damage the Legacy of South Africa’s Truth and Reconciliation Commission [analysis]

March 9, 2015

President Jacob Zuma risks irreparably damaging the credibility of core elements of South Africa’s deal with the victims of apartheid with his current plan to pardon 149 serious offenders and to potentially consider another 926 applications which are before him. Such a…

President Jacob Zuma congratulates Prime Minister elect of Lesotho, Mr Pakalitha Mosisili

March 9, 2015

On behalf of the Government and people of South Africa, H.E President Jacob Zuma has congratulated Mr Pakalitha Mosisili on his election as Prime Minister of the Kingdom of Lesotho, following the National Assembly Elections held on 28 February 2015. President Zuma…

Kenya looks to Algeria for answers to insecurity (Africa Review)

Kenya looks to Algeria for answers to insecurity (Africa Review)

February 28, 2015

Kenya’s President Uhuru Kenyatta last week made his maiden trip to North Africa, meeting with Algerian President Abdelaziz Bouteflika, Prime Minister Abdel Malek Sellal and other senior officials. Since taking office nearly two years ago, President Kenyatta has concentrated on cultivating strong…

Soul Jah Love Arrested

Soul Jah Love Arrested

February 27, 2015

POPULAR Zimdancehall chanter, Soul Musaka Muzavazi (affectionately known as Soul Jah Love), who has of late been hogging the limelight for the wrong reasons, was on Wednesday night arrested facing fraud charges. He allegedly defrauded show promoter, Isau Mupfumi of $750 after…