Kanye West and Kim Kardashian get Ugandan names

Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni's office says he has given American rapper Kanye West, who changed his name to Ye last month, the Ugandan name Kanyesigye, which means "Ï trust". President Museveni had given the rapper's wife Kim Kardashian…

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Kanye West and Kim Kardashian get Ugandan names

Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni's office says he has given American rapper Kanye West, who changed his name to Ye last month, the Ugandan name Kanyesigye, which means "Ï trust". President Museveni had…

PHOTOS: Kanye West, Kim Kardashian Meet President Museveni, First Family

American celebrity couple of Kanye West and wife Kim Kardashian were a few hours hosted by Uganda’s First Family at State House in Entebbe. Uganda's President Yoweri Museveni has tweeted that rapper…

Meghan Markle pregnant! Duchess of Sussex expecting first child in the Spring

The Duchess of Sussex is pregnant and is due to give birth next spring, Kensington Palace has announced The news has been announced as she and Prince Harry begin a tour of…

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South Africans anger over US President Trump’s land reform tweet

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Zimbabwe enters another politically crucial week

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“Cristiano Ronaldo rape accuser Kathryn Mayorga suffering from post-traumatic stress”

Lawyers of a woman who accuses Cristiano Ronaldo of raping her suffers post-traumatic stress and depression because of the alleged attack, conditions they…

Ghana captain Asamoah Gyan returns to Ghana squad

Ghana captain Asamoah Gyan has made a controversial return to the national team after more than a year absence. Gyan, Ghana's all-time leading…

South Africa

Nelson Mandela statue unveiled at United Nations

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BREAKING: At least 10 Zimbabweans killed in Limpopo bus crash

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Doing land reform badly ‘puts South Africa at huge risk’

A plan to expropriate land without compensation will benefit a small number of citizens if…

Sports News

“Cristiano Ronaldo rape accuser Kathryn Mayorga suffering from post-traumatic stress”

Lawyers of a woman who accuses Cristiano Ronaldo of raping her suffers post-traumatic stress and…

Ghana captain Asamoah Gyan returns to Ghana squad

Ghana captain Asamoah Gyan has made a controversial return to the national team after more…

Anthony Joshua vs Alexander Povetkin fight tonight : What is our prediction?

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United States Fighter Jets Fire Warning Flares to Russian Aircraft over Syria

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Saudi Arabia finally lift 35-year ban on cinemas

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Gunmen kill 21 villagers in Nigeria’s Plateau state

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BREAKING: Benue family finally rescued from kidnappers

Two of the occupants of a Sienna car kidnapped along 9th Mile expressway, Enugu State during the weekend have been rescued. 22-year-old…

Business

Gupta brother ‘threatened to kill’ top South African finance official

South Africa's former Deputy Finance Minister Mcebisi Jonas has alleged that controversial businessman Ajay Gupta threatened to kill him if he ever…

Zimbabwe edges back onto tourist map

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Africa-India trade records 10-fold growth, report shows

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Tobacco sales this season could easy cash crisis in Zimbabwe

By Beaven Dhliwayo HARARE – Latest data from the Tobacco Industry and Marketing Board on Friday show that the golden leaf has…