Saturday 16 December 2017
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ZongoNews Radio


Kenya new media

How new media stole the mainstream’s thunder in Kenya’s 2017 Elections

Seven years ago then Nigerian president Goodluck Jonathan announced his presidential candidacy on Facebook. At the time the move was...

Human skull-AFP

Rwanda-backed report alleges France’s role in 1994 genocide

Kigali – A new report commissioned by Rwanda’s government accuses France of supplying weapons to the perpetrators of the East...

Angola businesswoman Isabel dos Santo-AFP

Dos Santos Africa’s richest woman prepares new deals after losing oil post

Cairo – Less than a month after being fired as head of Angola’s state-owned oil company, Isabel dos Santos says she is studying new...

Kenya court

Five things we learnt about democracy in Africa in 2017

The last twelve months have been a confusing time for African democracy. We have seen coups that didn’t look like coups and elections...

Mugabe AP

A look at deposed African leaders and where they are now

Dakar – As shock continues over the fate of Zimbabwe President Robert Mugabe, who vowed to rule until death but now finds himself in...


Nigeria to start issuing visas on arrival for Africans: AU

Addis Ababa – Nigeria has decided to start issuing visas on arrival for all Africans, the African Union said on Friday, in a major...

Morroco wome porter -afp

Mule-women in back-breaking trade in Morocco

ALONG the border between Spain’s North African enclave Ceuta and Morocco, thousands of women eke out a living lugging back-breaking...

South Sudan -ap

Relationship between famine and drought: lessons from the Horn of Africa

Countries in the Horn of Africa – particularly Somalia, Ethiopia and Kenya – are suffering from severe drought due to historically low...

Sierra Leone flood -afp

Sierra Leone Floods: Everyone will be buried in a dignified manner

Freetown – Sierra Leone’s government has hired 600 grave diggers for the burials of hundreds of mudslide victims, officials...

Siera Leone

Mass burials after devastating Sierra Leone mudslide

Freetown – Facing the threat of disease, people in Sierra Leone on Wednesday began burying hundreds of victims of a mudslide that...