Cape Town (South Africa), June 4 (Xinhua) The 18th World Economic Forum on Africa started here Wednesday under the theme 'Capitalising on Opportunity'.
Wednesday, June 04, 2008 11:19:40 PM
Johannesburg/Harare, June 4 (DPA) Morgan Tsvangirai, leader of the Movement for Democratic Change fighting to win second round of presidential elections, was detained by police while he was on the campaign trial, party officials said.
Wednesday, June 04, 2008 9:01:34 PM
Juba (Sudan), June 4 (DPA) Sudan is 'on the brink' of resuming a decades-long civil war as government troops and forces from the former rebel south converge on the oil-rich town of Abyei, a UN official said Wednesday.
Wednesday, June 04, 2008 8:59:54 PM
Nairobi, June 4 (Xinhua) The International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) said Wednesday it has stepped up relief work in Somalia to response to a deepening crisis.
Wednesday, June 04, 2008 8:05:01 PM
Harare, June 4 (DPA) Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe rebuffed a proposal by United Nations Secretary General Ban Ki-moon to send a UN envoy to the country, saying that 'anything that smells of American and British influence will not be acceptable to us,' Zimbabwe's Herald newspaper reported Wednesday.
Wednesday, June 04, 2008 6:46:07 PM
Harare, June 4 (DPA) President Robert Mugabe's government has suspended the operations of CARE International, the United States-based relief organization, alleging involvement in 'political activity,' the organization said in a statement Wednesday.
Wednesday, June 04, 2008 5:16:49 PM
Cape Town, June 4 (DPA) The World Economic Forum on Africa opened in Cape Town Wednesday against the backdrop of rising food prices that further aggravate food insecurity on the continent.
Wednesday, June 04, 2008 4:59:43 PM
Johannesburg, June 4 (IANS) Zimbabweans are migrating to South Africa again although 30,000 of them have returned home following xenophobic violence across the country in the past month.
Wednesday, June 04, 2008 4:47:34 PM
Johannesburg, June 4 (IANS) South African victims of the xenophobic violence that has wracked the country over the past few weeks have been overlooked as government and NGOs rallied to the assistance of victims from other African countries, according to the premier of Gauteng province, Mbhazima Shilowa.
Wednesday, June 04, 2008 10:02:31 AM
Johannesburg, June 3 (IANS) Zimbabweans appear to be undeterred about migrating to South Africa, despite 30,000 of their compatriots having returned to their home country in the wake of xenophobic violence across South Africa in the past month.
Wednesday, June 04, 2008 3:27:25 AM
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