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Zimbabwe election commission says hands tied by court case
Johannesburg/Harare, April 11 (DPA) The Zimbabwe Electoral Commission has dodged calls to release results of presidential elections held nearly two weeks ago saying the results are the subject of a court case, state media said Friday.

Friday, April 11, 2008 4:47:47 PM

Tanzania ready for torch relay: official
Dar es Salaam, April 11 (Xinhua) A Tanzanian Olympic official said that they are ready to welcome the Olympic flame in Tanzania's largest city of Dar es Salaam, the only city to host the 2008 torch relay in Africa.

Friday, April 11, 2008 1:10:29 PM

Kenyan leaders under pressure to resume talks
Nairobi, April 10 (Xinhua) Kenyan leaders are under intense pressure from the international community to resume talks on forming a coalition government in a bid to end the current political impasse in the east African nation.

Thursday, April 10, 2008 4:48:31 PM

Kallis remains humble after Wisden accolade
Johannesburg, April 10 (IANS) All rounder Jacques Kallis remains humble in the wake of being the first South African to be named Cricketer of the Year 2007 by the Wisden Annual.

Thursday, April 10, 2008 4:40:40 PM

Zimbabwe election commission allows vote recount: Minister
Johannesburg/Harare, April 10 (DPA) Zimbabwe's election commission has accepted the recount of votes in five of the country's election districts, South African radio quoted Zimbabwe Justice Minister Patrick Chinamasa as saying.

Thursday, April 10, 2008 3:52:22 PM

Six protestors shot dead in Dominican Republic
Santo Domingo (Dominican Republic), April 10 (IANS) At least six people have been killed and 19 arrested when police opened fire on protestors during nationwide demonstrations against price rise in the Dominican Republic, EFE news agency reported Thursday.

Thursday, April 10, 2008 3:21:43 PM

Stowaways found critical in container in Mozambique
Maputo, April 9 (DPA) Police in Mozambique Wednesday reported the discovery of 155 illegal immigrants hiding inside a container on the back of a truck, one of whom had died and around 50 of whom were in critical condition after going without food, water or air.

Wednesday, April 09, 2008 10:15:01 PM

Indian team plays like a bunch of old men: Kepler Wessels
Johannesburg, April 9 (IANS) Predicting some problems for his former team mate Gary Kirsten, who is now India's coach, former South African captain Kepler Wessels has said that the Indian side needed some serious changes.

Wednesday, April 09, 2008 9:16:58 PM

IPL overshadowing South Africa's success: Wessels
Johannesburg, April 9 (IANS) South Africa's brilliant performance in India has been overshadowed by the hype surrounding the Indian Premier League (IPL) starting next week, said former South African captain Kepler Wessels.

Wednesday, April 09, 2008 8:21:45 PM

Zimbabwe opposition open to unity government
Johannesburg, April 9 (DPA) Zimbabwe's opposition Movement for Democratic Change (MDC) leader Morgan Tsvangirai indicated he was open to the formation of a unity government with elements of President Robert Mugabe's Zanu-PF party.

Wednesday, April 09, 2008 3:02:23 PM

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