In November 2009, the UN declared July 18 as Nelson Mandela Day to honour the legacy of the former South African president and his values.
19 Jul 2019 4:26 PM
The couple had to register their civil union according to the official genders on their identity documents, though.
19 Jul 2019 4:25 PM
The Ebola virus is highly contagious and has an average fatality rate of around 50 percent.
18 Jul 2019 6:38 PM
In 1994 general elections, Mandela became South Africa’s first black president after the African National Congress emerged victorious.
18 Jul 2019 2:22 PM
He started his long-awaited testimony before Zondo Commission, which is inquiring into allegations of 'state capture' during his rule.
16 Jul 2019 2:40 PM
The passengers and the bus driver will begin getting vaccinations on Monday.
15 Jul 2019 5:43 PM
'The security forces are in control now and the last terrorist was shot and killed,' Mohamed Abdiweli, a security official, said.
13 Jul 2019 5:17 PM
Gambo Isah said police were combing the bushes for the bodies of the assailants.
08 Jul 2019 5:00 PM
The ban comes at a time of heightened security following a June 27 double suicide bombing in Tunis that left two dead and seven wounded.
06 Jul 2019 12:47 PM
'No education in this horrible situation,' chanted students in Gadaref, marching on the main street of the town.
05 Jul 2019 3:03 PM
The latest tragedy came to light the same week as 44 migrants were killed in air strike on a detention centre in suburb of Libyan capital.
05 Jul 2019 10:47 AM
The latest round of talks came through after intense mediation by Ethiopia and African Union between the two rival groups.
05 Jul 2019 10:03 AM
UN chief denounced 'horrendous' attack and demanded an independent investigation, as divided Security Council failed to condemn the strike.
04 Jul 2019 1:43 PM
The blaze began when a bus tried to pass the scene and its exhaust pipe scraped along the ground causing sparks to fly.
03 Jul 2019 12:41 PM
Libya has been largely divided into two factions ever since the death of dictator Muammar Gaddafi.
02 Jul 2019 3:24 PM
The new protest, comes at a time when Ethiopia and African Union (AU) are jointly mediating between protesters and generals.
30 Jun 2019 5:01 PM
At the end of May, the government decided to legalise consumption of cannabis oil to a daily maximum of 20 mg per person.
30 Jun 2019 10:05 AM
During the visit, the Commanding Officer met Seychelles Vice President Meriton and Indian ambassador to Seychelles Dalbir Singh.
28 Jun 2019 4:04 PM
The stadium was launched in 2019 and is located in the centre of Antananarivo and serves as a venue for various sport and cultural events.
27 Jun 2019 1:08 PM
They arrested of ex-lawmaker Zyad el-Elaimy, who was part of raid that targeted 19 businesses and economic entities linked to Brotherhood.
25 Jun 2019 5:16 PM