Abuja (Nigeria), May 1 (DPA) Africa has the highest rate of air accidents in the world, International Civil Aviation Organisation (ICAO) president Roberto Kobeh has said.
Thursday, May 01, 2008 11:11:14 AM
Nairobi, May 1 (DPA) German Ambassador to Kenya Walter Lindner has great faith in the hushed tones of quiet diplomacy. Lindner is among the European Union (EU) and US diplomats who had been working over the last few months to resolve the internal political crisis that gripped the country after the disputed presidential elections in December.
Thursday, May 01, 2008 8:51:33 AM
Johannesburg/Zimbabwe, April 30 (DPA) The Zimbabwean Army is responsible for a new wave of brutal attacks against opposition Movement for Democratic Change (MDC) members and supporters throughout Zimbabwe, Human Rights Watch (HRW) said Wednesday.
Wednesday, April 30, 2008 10:25:48 PM
Harare, April 30 (DPA) The US has said delay in releasing results of Zimbabwe's March elections has created a humanitarian crisis because of violence.
Wednesday, April 30, 2008 2:36:13 PM
Harare/Lusaka, April 28 (DPA) Zimbabwe's opposition Movement for Democratic Change (MDC) will take its claim of victory in last month's election over President Robert Mugabe to the UN Security Council this week, the party said Sunday.
Monday, April 28, 2008 2:26:24 AM
Harare/Lusaka, April 27 (DPA) Top US official for Africa, Jendayi Frazer, held talks Sunday with Zambian President Levy Mwanawasa over the post-election crisis in Zimbabwe, where the opposition appeared to have held onto parliament in a vote recount.
Sunday, April 27, 2008 6:53:42 PM
Durban, April 27 (IANS) Indian navy staff enroute to Cape Town to participate in an IBSA (India-Brazil-South Africa) naval exercise next week, stopped over here to repair a local school, offer medical assistance to the underprivileged, and allow locals an opportunity to see India's naval might first hand.
Sunday, April 27, 2008 5:54:31 PM
Harare/Johannesburg, April 26 (DPA) Partial results from a recount of votes cast in Zimbabwe's general elections showed the opposition Movement for Democratic Change (MDC) poised to retain its majority in the lower house of parliament.
Saturday, April 26, 2008 6:25:07 PM
Lusaka (Zambia), April 25 (Xinhua) UN Children's Fund (Unicef) has called for sustained efforts to control malaria, saying more than 800,000 children in Africa die annually of the totally preventable disease.
Friday, April 25, 2008 6:14:45 PM
Harare, April 25 (DPA) Zimbabwean armed police Friday raided the headquarters of the opposition Movement for Democratic Change (MDC) in Harare, seizing computers and detaining people who had sought refuge there from post-election violence, a party official said.
Friday, April 25, 2008 5:09:08 PM
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