Nairobi, Dec 31 (DPA) Violence marred the start of Kenyan President Mwai Kibaki's second term Monday, with opposition supporters set to gather in the capital Nairobi to inaugurate defeated presidential candidate Raila Odinga and a parallel government in protest against what they allege fraudulent polls.
Monday, December 31, 2007 5:16:24 PM
Nairobi, Dec 31 (Xinhua) Eight people have been killed as insurgents launched an artillery attack on a refugee camp based in the Somali capital Mogadishu, reports reaching here said Monday.
Monday, December 31, 2007 1:09:08 PM
Belalanda (Madagascar), Dec 31 (DPA) In Belalanda, a small village of reed huts in southwest Madagascar, women with faces smeared with a skin-lightening face pack file away from the local health clinic with packages on their heads.
Monday, December 31, 2007 8:37:29 AM
Nairobi, Dec 30 (DPA) Kenyan President Mwai Kibaki was declared winner Sunday amid re-ignited violence around the country after a tight, tense presidential race was marred by allegations of fraud.
Sunday, December 30, 2007 11:04:41 PM
Khartoum, Dec 29 (Xinhua) A United Nations-African Union (AU) hybrid force is to take over the peacekeeping mission in the conflict-torn western Sudanese region of Darfur from the AU mission Monday, the UN Mission in Sudan (UNMIS) announced Saturday.
Saturday, December 29, 2007 5:47:58 PM
Johannesburg, Dec 28 (IANS) Describing the assassination of former Pakistan prime minister Benazir Bhutto as a 'a very painful incident', Anis Hassan, leader of South Africa branch of the Muttahida Quami Movement (MQM), said it was symptomatic of political corruption in the country which makes it unsafe for anyone who believes in democracy.
Friday, December 28, 2007 10:57:18 AM
Johannesburg, Dec 27 (IANS) Tata passenger vehicles have found a huge market in South Africa.
Thursday, December 27, 2007 4:09:47 PM
Johannesburg, Dec 27 (IANS) The distributor for Tata vehicles in South Africa said Wednesday it would wait for a full report before commenting on the claims that Tata vehicles have the highest after-sales complaints among all global brands sold here.
Thursday, December 27, 2007 11:11:36 AM
Mogadishu, Dec 27 (DPA) One day after Saedo Soleyman's husband was shot dead by Ethiopian troops in the violent Somali capital Mogadishu, her seven-year-old daughter Sahro was killed by a mortar shell that landed in front of the family's home.
Thursday, December 27, 2007 8:54:35 AM
Johannesburg, Dec 26 (DPA) Tens of thousands of faulty unused condoms were found dumped near a primary school in South Africa's KwaZulu-Natal province, provincial officials said Wednesday.
Wednesday, December 26, 2007 11:40:47 PM
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