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Gaddafi’s sex chamber where he raped girls and boys uncovered

Two years after the death of Libyan dictator, Muammar Gaddafi, a chamber where he raped girls and boys as young as 14 years old has been discovered. Read the incredibly sad story below… The full horror of his brutality has been slow to emerge, with many Libyans still fearing retaliation by those who continue to be loyal to their late ... Read More »

How Nelson Mandela betrayed us, says ex-wife Winnie

How Nelson Mandela betrayed us, says ex-wife Winnie

My husband and I have just crossed Africa. On the final leg of our journey we had finally come to South Africa – a place that now went hand in hand with the name Mandela. My husband had been reluctant to come here but then he had followed his instinct and it had brought us to the Soweto door of ... Read More »

Photo: HIV+ Woman Arrested For Breastfeeding Neighbour’s Baby

Photo: HIV+ Woman Arrested For Breastfeeding Neighbour’s Baby

39-year-old Zimbabwean woman, Annie Mpariwa who is HIV positive has been arrested for breastfeeding a neighbour’s baby without her consent. The case which is already in court has been set for further hearing on the 24th of October for an HIV test to be performed on the toddler. She was arrested last week on charges of common nuisance and should ... Read More »

Gambia pulls out of British Commonwealth

BANJUL (AFP) – The Gambian government announced Wednesday that the former British colony is pulling out of the Commonwealth with immediate effect, saying it would “never be a member of any neo-colonial institution”. “The general public is hereby informed that the government of the Gambia has left the Commonwealth of Nations with immediate effect,” it said in a statement. “(The) ... Read More »

20 killed as gunmen open fire in Nairobi mall

20 killed as gunmen open fire in Nairobi mall

NAIROBI (AFP) – Masked gunmen stormed a teeming upmarket mall in Nairobi Saturday, sprayed gunfire and killing around 20 people before holing themselves up in the complex with hostages. Police were going shop-to-shop to evacuate terrified people from the Westgate shopping mall, which is popular with wealthy Kenyans and expatriates and generally packed on weekends. Witnesses said the gunmen spoke ... Read More »

Robert Mugabe re-elected Zimbabwe’s president: election commission

Robert Mugabe re-elected Zimbabwe’s president: election commission

(Reuters) – Zimbabwe President Robert Mugabe has won re-election for a further five-year term, the Zimbabwe Election Commission said on Saturday. “Mugabe, Robert Gabriel, of ZANU-PF party is therefore duly elected president of the Republic of Zimbabwe with effect of today,” commission head Rita Makarau told a news conference, giving the results of the July 31 vote which Mugabe’s main ... Read More »

Kenyan Lawyer Sues Israel Over Death of Jesus

Kenyan Lawyer Sues Israel Over Death of Jesus

The State of Israel is being sued by a Kenyan lawyer in the International Criminal Court of Justice (ICJ) for the “trial and crucifixion of Jesus Christ,” which the lawyer claims was “unlawful,” according to regional media reports. Kenyan lawyer Dola Indidis says that Israel and the Jewish people should be held legally liable for Jesus’s death, according to the ... Read More »

Army Calls For Rallies In Egypt

Army Calls For Rallies In Egypt

Egypt’s army chief has called for rallies to back a crackdown on “terrorism and violence”, in comments Islamists denounced as a call to “civil war” ahead of their own protests. With tensions already running high following the army’s ouster of president Mohamed Morsi on July 3, the call by General Abdel Fattah al-Sisi for demonstrations raises the prospect of further ... Read More »

‘Mandela very much alive, preparing for 95th birthday’

‘Mandela very much alive, preparing for 95th birthday’

mandelaA grandson of Nelson Mandela said early yesterday that the ailing former president is very much alive, while the South African government announced he remains in a critical but stable condition. Ndaba Mandela, whose father Magkatho was Mandela’s second son with first wife Evelyn Mase, urged well-wishers to celebrate the life of the anti-apartheid leader ahead of his 95th birthday. ... Read More »

Governors Akpabio, Obi, Mimiko and Jang Behind Plot To Break Up Governors Forum by Sahara Reporters

Governors Akpabio, Obi, Mimiko and Jang Behind Plot To Break Up Governors Forum by Sahara Reporters

Several governors from two of Nigeria’s geo-political zones have told SaharaReporters how Governor Rotimi Amaechi of Rivers State reemerged as the chairman of the Nigerian Governors Forum in a highly dramatic and widely watched election earlier today. Mr. Amaechi’s reelection has rattled President Goodluck Jonathan who, one Presidency source disclosed, called Governors Godswill Akpabio, Peter Obi, Segun Mimiko and Jonah ... Read More »