The first shot of the South African War

The republicans issued a forty eight hours ultimatum to the British forces with the conditions not to interfere in its internal affairs, resolution of any dispute only by arbitration, withdrawal of troops from borders and embargo on all reinforcement at land and sea anywhere in South Africa. October 9th 1899 Eight hundred men led by […]

Rwanda launches first ‘Made in Africa’ Smartphone

Reuters, Kigali. Rwanda’s Mara Group launched two smartphones on Monday, describing them as the first “Made in Africa” models and giving a boost to the country’s ambitions to become a regional technology hub. The Mara X and Mara Z will use Google’s Android operating system and cost 175,750 Rwandan francs ($190) and 120,250 Rwandan francs […]

Nigerian President arrives South Africa

The President of Nigeria, Muhammadu Buhari arrived South Africa Wednesday on a three day official visit according to report from the Government of Nigeria twitter feed. Images from this source reveals that President Muhammadu Buhari arrived at the Waterkloof Airforce base in Pretoria on the presidential jet Eagle 1 and was received by the South […]

SA drug mule busted in Mauritius

Mauritian Anti-Drug and Smuggling Unit (ADSU) at the Sir Seewoosagur Ramgoolam International airport in collaboration with the officers of the Customs Anti-Narcotics Section of the MRA intercepted a South African identified as Nokuphila Mtshalie on September 17th arriving from Reunion Islands. She was arrested with 528 grams of heroin worth Rs 8 million about R3.5 million in equivalence. A body search […]

Prince Harry and wife Meghan arrive South Africa..

The Duke and Duchess of Sussex landed in South Africa on Monday, along with their baby Archie for their first official tour as a family. Prince Harry, Meghan, and their son touch down in Cape Town for the first leg of their 10-day southern Africa trip. The tour began with an educational workshop in Nyanga, […]