SANDF deployed in Cape Town townships

CAPE TOWN – Armed forces have been deployed in Manenberg, Hanover Park on Thursday after two weeks of waiting for military intervention. The delay in the deployment was said to be implemented... Read more »

Sudanese army blocks attempt to disperse protesters

KHARTOUM. — Sudanese soldiers intervened to protect demonstrators yesterday after security forces tried to break up a sit-in of thousands of anti-government demonstrators outside the defence ministry in Khartoum, witnesses and activists... Read more »

More than 120 dead after cyclone hits Mozambique, Zimbabwe

More than 120 people have died and many more are missing in Mozambique and neighbouring Zimbabwe on Sunday after tropical cyclone Idai barrelled across the southern African nations with flash floods and... Read more »

Black boxes show ‘clear similarities’ with Indonesia crash, Ethiopia says

Black box data recovered from an Ethiopian Airlines plane that crashed last week show “clear similarities” with a recent crash in Indonesia of the same type of aircraft, Ethiopia’s transport minister said... Read more »