Category: Africa

Latest African news, including crime, health, business, science, environmental and political news.

A Student Hit The Teacher with Broom 0

A Student Hit The Teacher with Broom

A student at a school in South Africa caught on camera attacking his teacher using a broom. In a video uploaded to YouTube‘s website, seen the students kicked and struck a man using a...

A Bus Plunged Into The Valley of Guatemala 0

A Bus Plunged Into The Valley of Guatemala

An overcrowded bus plunged into a deep river valley in northwestern Guatemala, Monday (09/09/2013). At least 44 people were killed in an accident on route to the Guatemalan capital. Authorities set up an emergency...

Morocco bus crash ‘kills 16 royal guardsmen’ 0

Morocco bus crash ‘kills 16 royal guardsmen’

At least 16 royal guardsmen have been killed in Morocco after their bus plunged into a ravine, media reports and doctors say. More than 40 other guardsmen were injured in the crash near al-Hoceima in...

Mugabe makes first speech since disputed Zimbabwe poll 0

Mugabe makes first speech since disputed Zimbabwe poll

Robert Mugabe is to deliver his first public speech since he won Zimbabwe’s disputed presidential election. Mr Mugabe will address a Heroes’ Day celebration in the capital, Harare, to commemorate those who died during...

Egypt crisis: Talks gather pace as US senators arrive 0

Egypt crisis: Talks gather pace as US senators arrive

US senators John McCain and Lindsey Graham have joined top diplomats in Cairo to help find a peaceful solution to Egypt’s political stalemate. The Pentagon said Defence Secretary Chuck Hagel had called army chief...

Supporters of Zimbabwe opposition MDC allege attacks 0

Supporters of Zimbabwe opposition MDC allege attacks

Members of Zimbabwe’s opposition MDC party say they have been attacked by followers of President Robert Mugabe. The allegations come a day after official results from Wednesday’s poll gave Mr Mugabe a seventh term...

Moroccan king revokes Spanish paedophile pardon 0

Moroccan king revokes Spanish paedophile pardon

The Moroccan king has revoked a pardon granted to a Spanish man convicted of raping 11 children aged between four and 15, palace officials confirmed. King Mohammed VI had been unaware of the gravity...