South African borders on "red alert" to stop Grace Mugabe fleeing.
South African police have put a "red alert" on the country's borders to prevent any attempted flight by Zimbabwean first lady Grace Mugabe, who is accused of assaulting a model in a Johannesburg hotel with an electric cable. Her 93-year-old husband, President Robert Mugabe, is also in South Africa for a regional summit, ...
News24.com | The curious case of why Zuma keeps Faith Muthambi around.
Whatever it is that President Jacob Zuma and Minister Faith Muthambi share, it must be something very special. It certainly works for the two of them. Sadly, not for the country, writes Mpumelelo Mkhabela.
Actress Charlize Theron dreams of AIDS-free S.Africa.
JOHANNESBURG, Aug 18 - Oscar-winning Hollywood actress Charlize Theron hopes to create an AIDS-free generation in her home country South Africa which has one of the highest rates of HIV infection in the world. The star who is the founder of Charlize Theron Africa Outreach Project which supports community-based HIV ...
Alleged Assault by Grace Mugabe in South Africa Becomes Diplomatic Headache.
The claims that Zimbabwe's first lady, Grace Mugabe, assaulted a young woman in an upscale Johannesburg hotel have grabbed international headlines for their sordid details â and self-posted pictures of the alleged victim's deep wounds. The incident also has created a major diplomatic headache for two countries that ...
New research pokes holes in the idea that men don't look after their kids
Men who had to take responsibility for younger siblings growing up were not concerned about conforming to dominant ideas about manhood. shutterstockSouth Africa has one of the highest rates of absent fathers in sub-Saharan Africa. As much as 60% of children in the country under the age of 10 don't live with their biological ...
How 'Marikana: the Musical' has contributed to cultural amnesia
Members from a local church mourn near a site where miners were killed during clashes at the Marikana mine in 2012. Siphiwe Sibeko/ReutersCommissions of inquiry are often nothing but cynical political tools to reestablish a form of normalcy after a nation's traumatic event. It happened in South Africa after the Marikana ...
The seven tactics unhealthy industries use to undermine public health policies
African governments efforts to improve health are being undermined by corporations luring clientele. Reuters/Baz RatnerAcross Africa there are examples of governments trying to introduce policies that improve health, and protect the environment only to find their efforts undermined by unhealthy corporations, and their ...
Actress Charlize Theron dreams of Aids-free South Africa
JOHANNESBURG, Aug 18 — Oscar-winning Hollywood actress Charlize Theron hopes to create an AIDS-free generation in her home country South Africa which has one of the highest rates of HIV infection in the world. The star who is the founder of...
News24.com | Cape Town reveals sites of proposed new water desalination plants
Cape Town's Granger Bay, Hout Bay and Dido Bay may soon be home to three proposed new desalination plants that the city intends commissioning to make extra drinking water for its residents and visitors.
South Africa borders on 'red alert' for Grace Mugabe
South African police have issued a 8220;red alert 8221; at the country 8217;s borders for Zimbabwe 8217;s First Lady Grace Mugabe, the police minister has said. She is accused of hitting a 20-year-old woman over the head with an extension cord in a hotel room near Johannesburg. Police expected Mrs Mugabe, 52, to turn ...
'Red alert' over Grace Mugabe, victim reports settlement bid
Lawyers for the young model who claims Zimbabwe's first lady Grace Mugabe assaulted her in a Johannesburg hotel said Thursday that her family has been approached with an offer of money to drop the allegation.
South African borders on 'red alert' to stop Grace Mugabe fleeing
JOHANNESBURG - South African police have put a "red alert" on the country's borders to prevent any attempted flight by Zimbabwean first lady Grace Mugabe, who is accused of assaulting a model in a Johannesburg hotel with an electric cable.
Dissident ANC MP Dr Makhosi Khoza has paid the price for her outspoken criticism of President Jacob Zuma when she was fired as the chairperson of the portfolio committee on public service and administration.
'Red alert' issued to stop assault accused Grace Mugabe leaving South Africa
A "red alert" has been issued to prevent Zimbabwe first lady Grace Mugabe from leaving South Africa before she settles the accusation that she assaulted a young model, the South African police minister said.
The Latest: South Africa 'red alert' on Zimbabwe first lady
The Latest on the assault allegation against Zimbabwe first lady Grace Mugabe : 2:45 p.m. South Africa's police minister says a "red alert" has been issued to prevent Zimbabwe first lady Grace Mugabe from leaving the country before she settles the accusation that she assaulted a young model.
South African rhino rancher asks court to permit horn sale
CAPE TOWN - The owner of the world's biggest private rhino herd took court action on Thursday to force South Africa's government to allow its first online sale of rhino horn, which he aims to hold next week.
Zimbabwe first lady wants diplomatic immunity over assault
JOHANNESBURG " Zimbabwe's first lady Grace Mugabe has requested diplomatic immunity over an allegation that she assaulted a young model in Johannesburg earlier this week, said South Africa's police.Mugabe is still in South...
Mugabe's wife has been accused of assault in South Africa
Philimon Bulawayo/ReutersJOHANNESBURG — Zimbabwe's President Robert Mugabe has arrived in South Africa as his wife is accused of assaulting a young model. Mugabe flew into Pretoria with his entourage late Wednesday night, apparently to help his wife with the ongoing scandal. The Zimbabwean president arrived early for ...
Zimbabwe's Mugabe in S.Africa After Wife is Accused of Assault
Veteran Zimbabwe leader Robert Mugabe has arrived in South Africa, state media said on Thursday, for a regional summit overshadowed by accusations his wife assaulted a 20-year-old model in a Johannesburg hotel room with an electric cable. Zimbabwe's Herald newspaper, the government's main mouthpiece, said 93-year-old Mugabe ...