"... I wish to advise my fellow citizens to stop this. Try to get some proper documents and use the normal channels if you want to come to South Africa.”
In October, the government negotiated the release of more than 20 girls, and several others have escaped
Widening divisions in ANC have intensified debate over who will succeed President Jacob Zuma at party conference in December and also likely take over as president at elections in 2019
Hearing opened Monday marking final stage in first universal jurisdiction case in Africa, and first conviction of former head of state by African court for crimes against humanity
Late Thursday, President Robert Mugabe’s government confirmed that it exported 35 elephants last month, despite having earlier dismissed the reports by the Zimbabwe Conservation Task Force
ECOWAS bloc has said it will act to uphold result of December 1 election, in which President Yahya Jammeh lost but later said he would not step down
“Our governments and leadership are there to protect the vulnerable, to serve the people; not to be the cause of the people’s suffering and retrogression.
" ... We are deeply saddened by the death of the veteran journalist who has been in all manner of speaking seen it all in the industry and was a reservoir of knowledge ..."
Twelve women suspected to have carried out the ritual reportedly have been arrested
Outbreak in 2008-09 killed more than 4,000 people; in current outbreak, there are more than 1,000 suspected cases nationwide
50-year-old pop superstar and husband Wissam Al Mana welcomed their son, Eissa Al Mana, on Tuesday, a representative for singer said