[allAfrica] Cape Town -South Africa has become the 57th country in the world to prohibit the corporal punishment of children. This comes after the Constitutional Court’s ruling that the common law defence of “reasonable and moderate chastisement” is unconstitutional.
[allAfrica] Cape Town -South Africa has become the 57th country to prohibit the corporal punishment of children.
[The Conversation Africa] In the past few weeks there have been unofficial reports that some people in Tanzania, including one in Dar es Salaam, had died of what was suspected to be Ebola virus disease.
[Nigeria Health Watch] “I felt thoroughly inadequate. I didn’t feel like I was attractive enough.
FORGET ZANZIBAR, seasoned Africa hands will tell you. Lamu is the loveliest island on the Swahili coast. Donkeys ply alleyways between ancient buildings clad in coral.
[News24Wire] EFF deputy president Floyd Shivambu spent an afternoon at an exclusive wine estate in Stellenbosch discussing potential business plans with one of South Africa’s richest men, Johann Rupert.
[East African] Ethiopia risks splitting into small regional units if the government allows the Sidama in the south to declare its own state in five months.
AS HE SLIPPED out of consciousness, Batsi Lokana watched the militiamen who had attacked him slice off his mother’s head. When he came to, her body was gone
[African Arguments] Proponents of the continental free trade area say it will lead to a 52.3% growth in intra-African trade by 2022. But where is this figure from?
[ISS] Senegal will choose its president on 24 February in an atmosphere clouded by suspicions that the incumbent, Macky Sall, has engineered recent electoral reforms to secure a second term in office.