Botswana President, his wife attend Inauguration of Nigeria’s President-elect Tinubu

Botswana: Dr Mokgweetsi E.K. Masisi and First Lady Neo Jane Masisi have arrived in Abuja, Nigeria, to attend the Inauguration of President-elect, Federal Republic of Nigeria Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu.

South African forces hosted by DRC welcomes Chief of Joint Operations

South Africa: Republic of South African Contingent, which comprises 10 South African Infantry Battalion, Tactical Intelligence Unit, Air Medical Evacuation Team, Republic of South Africa Quick Reaction Force and Composite Helicopter Unit deployed in the eastern Democratic Republic of Congo, had the privilege of receiving the South African Chief of Joint Operations Division, Lieutenant General S.L. Sangweni and his team.

Curve balls: a poetry by Kevin Isaac

Every now and then, when you least expect it;life throws up the most unlikely and surprising of surprises.

SA Army Reserve aims for Musketry Excellence in International Shooting Competition

South Africa: The Army Reserve shootists look forward to nothing more than to vie for bragging rights when it comes to attaining high standards of musketry. 



International IDEA Secretary-General Kevin Casas-Zamora visits Mauritius

Mauritius: The Secretary-General of the International Institute for Democracy and Electoral Assistance (International IDEA), Dr Kevin Casas-Zamora, paid a courtesy call today, on the Prime Minister, Pravind Kumar Jugnauth, at the New Treasury Building in Port Louis.

First Day Cover marking 250th anniversary of press launched in Mauritius

Mauritius: The First Day Cover of a stamp commemorating the 250th anniversary of the press in Mauritius was launched on Saturday, 30 April 2023, by the President of the Republic of Mauritius, Prithvirajsing Roopun at the Media Trust in Port Louis.

Mauritius marks 137th anniversary of closure of Vagrant Depot

Mauritius: A wreath laying and commemorative ceremony to mark the 137th anniversary of the closure of the Vagrant Depot and the International Day for Monuments and Sites was held yesterday, at the Vagrant Depot in Grand River North West, at the initiative of the Aapravasi Ghat Trust Fund (AGTF) under the aegis of the Ministry of Arts and Cultural Heritage.

Mauritius set to launch third edition of National Youth Parliament

Mauritius: The third edition of the National Youth Parliament (NYP), bringing together 76 young participants aged between 14 to 23 years old to experience the functions of the legislature, opened today in the Chamber of the National Assembly in Port Louis.

South Africa: Nongoma citizens attempt to stop council sitting in municipality

South Africa: The scenes that took place yesterday in Nongoma are an affront to democracy in the province. The illegal efforts by people wearing IFP regalia who tried to stop the council sitting in this municipality are shameful and deserve widespread condemnation, especially considering that this sitting was in line with the powers given to the Cogta MEC in terms of Section 29(1A) of the Municipal Structures Act.