International non-governmental organisations working in Kenya say nearly 73 000 children in the country are severely malnourished and at risk of dying from drought-related hunger unless urgent aid is made immediately available. This follows joint nutrition assessments conducted by the country’s regional Health Department and Unicef as well as nine aid organisations working on the […]
International non-governmental organisations working in Kenya say nearly 73 000 children in the country are severely malnourished and at risk of dying from drought-related hunger.
Separatists calling for the breakup of Nigeria have crossed a red line and the country’s unity is not negotiable, President Muhammadu Buhari said on Monday.
Rescue workers have unearthed 499 dead bodies since last week's devastating landslide near the Sierra Leone capital Freetown, the city's chief coroner told Reuters on Sunday.
Finance Minister Malusi Gigaba says the South African government will prioritise the implementation of the South African Development Community (SADC) Industrialisation Strategy and Roadmap.
The 37th ordinary SADC summit of heads of state and government in Pretoria on Sunday bid farewell to two outgoing regional leaders.
The bodies of a Caucasian couple thought to be between 60 and 70 years old were found dumped by a rural road in Kenya's coastal city of Mombasa on Sunday.
The joint task force by the so-called Group of Five to tackle the threat of terrorism in Africa's Sahel region is now operational.
SADC countries must work hard to ensure infrastructure development and industrialisation. That's according to President Jacob Zuma.
Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari returned home on Saturday from three months of medical leave in Britain where he received treatment for an unspecified ailment.
President Jacob Zuma says 2017 symbolises an important year for SADC.
President Jacob Zuma is set to open the 37th the Southern African Development Community (SADC) Heads of State Summit on Saturday morning in Pretoria.
SADC efforts to achieve a deeper integration and sustainable development would be meaningless if it fails to safeguard political stability and peace and security in the region.
South Africa is planning to grant diplomatic immunity to Zimbabwe's First Lady Grace Mugabe.
Former African Union Commission chairperson, Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma on Thursday said Zimbabwe’s First Lady Grace Mugabe, who is accused of beating up a young South African model, must face the law.
Some banks in Namibia have responded to the repo rate cut announced by the central bank Wednesday.
There's little time for mourning as Sierra Leone rushes to bury its dead.
Teaching is an obligation that falls on the shoulders of teachers - a resolve to take our future into our own hands and determine our own destiny.
In new twist to the Grace Mugabe saga, the Police have now confirmed that Zimbabwe's first lady is still in South Africa.
Kenya's Opposition leader Raila Odinga said on Wednesday that he will move to the Supreme Court to challenge the outcome of last week's presidential elections.
A criminal law attorney says Zimbabwe's first lady Grace Mugabe could be charged with attempted murder.
Rescue teams in Sierra Leone searched for missing people in the town of Regent on Tuesday, a day after floods and mudslides devastated Sierra Leone's capital Freetown and the surrounding areas.
A woman suicide bomber blew herself up and killed 27 others at a market in northeast Nigeria on Tuesday, two local officials said, in an attack bearing the hallmark of Boko Haram militants.
Police say they'll continue to investigate the assault case against Zimbabwe first lady Grace Mugabe, though she has not handed herself over as expected and her whereabouts are unclear.
Regional leaders have a responsibility to substantially improve the lives of the people of the region and realize economic development.
There's confusion over whether Grace Mugabe has handed herself over to police in connection with an alleged assault in a Sandton hotel room.
South Africa has officially taken over from Swaziland as the new chair of the SADC Council of Ministers
Gauteng Community Safety MEC Sizakele Nkosi-Malobane has condemned the conduct of Zimbabwe’s first lady Grace Mugabe, who allegedly assaulted a young woman in Sandton, Johannesburg.
A mudslide killed more than 200 people on the outskirts of Sierra Leone's capital Freetown on Monday, sweeping away homes and leaving residents desperate for news of missing family members.
President Jacob Zuma is to take over from Swaziland king, Mswati as SADC chairperson at this week’s 37th SADC Summit of Heads of State in Pretoria.