Year: 2017

South Africa: Consider Giving the Gift of Life

The South African Medical Association (SAMA) has urged all South Africans to consider listing themselves as organ donors....

Trump goes after Amazon, again

FILE - In this Monday, Aug. 14, 2017, file photo, U.S. President Donald Trump speaks during an event...

Black Hawk helicopter with 5 crew members on board crashes off Hawaii, Coast Guard says

Black Hawk helicopter with 5 crew members on board crashes off Hawaii, Coast Guard says Fox NewsSearch underway...

Why Daniel Craig’s James Bond Reveal Is A Gift To ‘Logan Lucky’

Why Daniel Craig's James Bond Reveal Is A Gift To 'Logan Lucky' ForbesDaniel Craig is Returning as James...

Why You Can’t See The Moon During A Total Solar Eclipse

Why You Can't See The Moon During A Total Solar Eclipse ForbesThe Amazing Mechanics of How and When...

South Africa: Knysna Blaze – Hunt Is On for the Fire Starter

analysis The Southern Cape wildfires have died down, but for someone, the burn is just beginning. Following the...

Game of Thrones episode shown in Spain, Nordics by error

HBO said Wednesday that due to an error the sixth episode of Games of Thrones' seventh season was...

South Africa: High Level Workshop Held Between NPA and SAPS

press release A high level two day workshop was conducted from 14 August 2017 between the Directorate for...

Mugabe regrets army, police clashes in Harare, calls for peace – report

Harare – Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe has reportedly charged that some elements within the country’s security forces are...

Nigerians fume as ailing leader passes 100 days abroad

Abuja - Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari's 100-day-long overseas medical trip is stoking tensions in the country, as calls...

Sierra Leone prepares for mass funerals after mudslides

Freetown - Sierra Leone's government is urging family members to identify their loved ones' remains following mudslides and...

Gov. Abbott slams House, doesn’t rule out second special session

Gov. Greg Abbott on Wednesday put blame on the House — particularly Speaker Joe Straus — for the...

Watch Daniel Craig Confirm James Bond Return on ‘Colbert’

Daniel Craig confirmed he would return to star in the 25th James Bond film while visiting Stephen Colbert...

Donald Trump’s presidency is headed to a very dark place

"You had a group on one side that was bad, and you had a group on the other...

S.Africa police decline to reveal if Grace Mugabe has fled

South African police Wednesday said they knew the whereabouts of Zimbabwe's first lady Grace Mugabe, who faces accusations...

Kenya: Nakumatt Woes Mount As Workers Sue Over Delayed Salaries

By Abiud OchiengRegional retail chain Nakumatt Supermarket employees have joined the list of creditors and entities seeking legal...

South Africa: What the Lack of Accountability for Marikana Says About Zuma’s Government

analysis By Bill Dixon, University of NottinghamFive years ago this week 44 people were killed in the course...

Hope Hicks takes expanded White House communications role amid search for Scaramucci replacement

Hope Hicks listens as President Trump and Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau host a meeting with women business...

South Sudan: Is Peace Possible Without Rebel Leader Machar?

Photo: Edgar R Batte/Daily Monitor hildren look on questioningly as their colleague cries. The children are part of...

$28.75 charge to visit Elvis’ grave during vigil upsets fans

By Adrian Sainz and Kristin M. Hall | Associated Press MEMPHIS, Tenn. — For nearly four decades, fans...

[OPINION] The danger of supplementing aid to Africa with weapons

This article first appeared on The Conversation. During the recent G20 meeting in Germany, Chancellor Angela Merkel floated...

Zimbabwe: Tendayi Westerhof Says Emotionally Destroyed By the Media

Fashion model turned fashion model Tendayi Westerhof-Kateketa said 16 years ago she lost everything after she came out...

LeBron James calls Donald Trump the ‘so-called president’

Along with getting good grades and listening to their parents, LeBron James has encouraged kids in his foundation's...

Zimbabwe: Catholic Bishops Say ‘It Is a Sin Not to Vote’, Urge People to Boot Out ‘Evil’ Zanu-PF

Photo: Eliah Saushoma/Herald Lupane State University Chancellor President Mugabe caps Nokukhanya Dube (file photo). A pastoral letter from...

Trump Says North Korea Made ‘Wise’ Choice by Forgoing Strike

President Donald Trump said Kim Jong Un made a “very wise” decision after the North Korean leader opted...

Kenya: Jackline Nungari, the Only Elected Woman MCA in Kiambu

By Eric WainainaWhen Jackline Wanjiku Nungari was nominated to the Kiambu County Assembly by The National Alliance (TNA)...

Zimbabwe: Wife Gangs Up With Mate to Bash Abusive Hubby, Man Arms Self With an Axe

A Victoria Falls woman who was tired of being abused by her husband teamed up with a friend...

South Africa’s Hashim Amla is considering Kolpak deal, claims report

In another Kolpak development that could potentially leave a gaping hole in South Africa cricket, it has emerged...

Four people arrested in India

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Zimbabwe: Critics, Reviewers of Arts Must Up Their Game

By David MungoshiDuring the Miss World Zimbabwe pageant held in Harare recently, Alick Macheso and Ringo Madlingozi gave...

Kenya: Travellers From Ruiru Stranded After Train Derails in Nairobi

By Mary WambuiOver 1400 passengers were Wednesday morning forced find alternative means of transport to go work from...

West Africa: Mali, Burkina Faso Attacks Boost Calls for G5 Anti-Jihadi Force At UN

By Christina OkelloJihadi attacks in Mali and Burkina Faso overshadowed Tuesday's UN Security Council meeting, which discussed efforts...

Kenya minister blocks actions against NGOs after election

Nairobi - Kenya's interior minister on Wednesday blocked an attempt to de-register two civil society groups that pointed...

The Daily 202: False moral equivalency is not a bug of Trumpism. It’s a feature.

THE BIG IDEA: President Trump has a troubling tendency to blame “both sides.” Showing that the remarks he delivered...

UPDATE 1-China urges India to protect peace after border altercation

* Indian sources say pushed back Chinese troops from incursion * Altercation comes amid stand-off along other part...

Trump praises North Korea for backing off plan to fire missiles toward Guam

President Donald Trump tweeted that it would have been "catastrophic and unacceptable" if North Korea went through with...

Trump praises Kim for backing down on missile threat

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Zambia opposition chief set free

By AFPMore by this Author Zambian opposition leader Hakainde Hichilema was released from prison Wednesday and the treason...

600 still missing in Sierra Leone floods – VIDEO

By AFPMore by this Author Concern shifted Wednesday to the estimated 600 people still missing and thousands made...

Hicks likely to become next WH communications director

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