Egypt’s president to meet with Ethiopia PM over Nile dispute

CAIRO: Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi said on Sunday he would meet Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed in Russia to discuss a dispute over a hydropower dam that the Horn of Africa country is building on the River Nile. A long-running diplomatic standoff over...

Mugabe gets low-key farewell in Zimbabwe home village

The remains of former Zimbabwe president Robert Mugabe, who died on September 6, arrived in his home village on Monday for a subdued farewell at a dusty sports field after a weekend state funeral with African leaders in the capital. Mugabe, who died aged 95 on a...

Zimbabwe Declares Disaster Over Drought as Crop Output Drops

(Bloomberg) -- The Zimbabwean government has declared a state of disaster in all urban and rural areas following a drought that has cut crop output by more than half, the Civil Protection Unit said in the Government Gazette. The drought has affected more than 5.7...

Mourning for Zimbabwe’s Mugabe marred by dispute, stampede

By ANDREW MELDRUM and FARAI MUTSAKA, Associated Pres Controversy over where and when former Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe will be buried and a stampede which injured several people trying to view his body marred the mourning for the deceased leader Thursday. A...

Relatives, officials attend mass for Mugabe in Singapore

Relatives and government officials attended a mass for Zimbabwe's ex-president Robert Mugabe in Singapore on Tuesday after arriving in the country where he died to collect his body. Mugabe, a guerrilla leader who swept to power after Zimbabwe's independence from...

Xenophobia: Fleeing Nigerians arrive Lagos from South Africa

Source: Nnenna Ibeh / Legit.ng Some Nigerians who fled South Africa over the xenophobic attack on foreigners by South African national have arrives the Murtala Mohammed International Airport, Lagos. The Cable reports that the returnees were at the airport at 9.35 pm...

Zimbabwe’s former President Robert Mugabe dies in Singapore

Mugabe died in Singapore, where he has often received medical treatment in recent years, a source with direct knowledge of the matter told Reuters. Zimbabwe's former president Robert Mugabe has died aged 95, the country's President Emmerson Mnangagwa said on his...

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