DR Congo launches strikes against FDLR Hutu rebels

DR Congo launches strikes against FDLR Hutu rebels

The Democratic Republic of the Congo has launched its first strikes as part of a long-awaited offensive against Rwandan Hutu rebels. Ministers had previously pledged to target the FDLR militants after they failed to meet a deadline to disarm last month.

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SADC election observers begin work in Lesotho

SADC election observers begin work in Lesotho

Cape Town – The Southern African Development Community (SADC) Election Observer Mission has reportedly started its work in Lesotho ahead of the 28 February elections.

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Zanu-PF expels Mutasa, Mliswa

Zanu-PF expels Mutasa, Mliswa

The Zanu-PF Politburo yesterday expelled former secretary for Administration Mr Didymus Mutasa and Hurungwe West legislator Mr Temba Mliswa from the revolutionary party on various charges, including undermining the party and its leadership.

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Army kills '300 Boko Haram fighters'

Army kills '300 Boko Haram fighters'

More than 300 Boko Haram fighters have been killed in military operations in north-east Nigeria, the army says.A number of militants had also been captured and weapons and equipment seized, defence spokesman Chris Olukolade said.

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US, the bird that kills for feathers

US, the bird that kills for feathers

Isdore GuvamombeBack in the village in the land of milk, honey and dust, the ageless autochthons say the cleverest of all birds builds its nest from other birds’ feathers.

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