[VOA] Johannesburg -Angolan activists say the recent “Luanda Leaks” investigation – which uncovered billions of dollars’ worth of unscrupulous business dealings that made the daughter of Angola’s longtime president, the richest woman in Africa – is just the tip of the iceberg when it comes to corruption in the oil-rich African country.
[Capital FM] Nairobi -Over 24,000 people viewed the body of former President Daniel arap Moi on Saturday, with the number projected to rise even further Sunday, officials said.
DANIEL ARAP MOIwas in many ways an accidental president. Though he had been number two to Jomo Kenyatta, independent Kenya’s first leader, the Kikuyu elite looked down on him. They saw the former teacher from the Kalenjin group as a modest man with much to be modest about
[Vanguard] The 2020 Grammy awards have come and gone; we have seen the winners and the losers. However, since Nigeria’s representative in the Grammy, Burna Boy lost the coveted award to Beninese singer and actress, Angelique Kidjo, people have been reacting to the former’s loss on social media.
[New Zimbabwe] Affirmative Action Group (AAG) founder, Philip Chiyangwa will next month announce new executive committee members of the 1994 organisation.
[263Chat] The European Union (EU) ambassador to Zimbabwe, Timo Olkkonen has described as ‘nonsense’ President Emmerson Mnangagwa’s proposition that sanctions are impeding on the country’s economic progress.
[New Zimbabwe] Former Cabinet Minister, Jonathan Moyo is breathing fire after Lands Minister, Perrance Shiri grabbed his Mazowe farm in Mashonaland Central under unclear circumstances.
[News24Wire] ANC president Cyril Ramaphosa’s January 8th statement in Kimberley on Saturday read like a less heavy version of last year’s statement, with talk of land reform, reinvigorating the economy and state-owned enterprises (SOEs), and confronting corruption and state capture.
[News24Wire] President Cyril Ramaphosa will on Saturday deliver the ANC’s January 8 statement, paving the way for his government’s plans and State of the Nation address set for next month.
[This Day] Former president of the United States of America, Barack Obama, recently took to his Twitter page to share his list of favourite songs in 2019. Interestingly, Obama’s list included 35 songs and two of them were from Nigeria. The 44th president of the United States of America named Nigeria’s Burna Boy’s Anybody and Rema’s Iron Man as two of his favourite songs from 2019.