Connect with us

Video

South African President, Cyril Ramaphosa, visits flood victims as death toll rises to 306 – Video

Published

on

South African President Cyril Ramaphosa on Wednesday visited victims of floods in the KwaZulu-Natal province, as the death toll from the disaster rose to 306.

Ramaphosa who visited families who had lost loved ones including a family with four children, after floods and mudslides ravaged their homes on Tuesday, promised to help the victims of the devastating east coast floods.

“You’re not alone … We’ll do everything in our power to see how we can help.

“Even though your hearts are in pain, we’re here for you,” Ramaphosa said.

Watch the video here

Video

Video: Scores feared dead as over 2,000 African migrants attempt to cross to Melila, Spain

Published

on

Over 2’000 mainly sub-Saharan migrants attempted to reach Melilla, Spain through its border with Morocco. Reports say at least eighteen people died in the mass action with many injured.

Hundreds of Moroccan officers were also reported injured when they clashed with the migrants, who attacked them them with forces of violence.

Continue Reading

Video

Video: Nigeria’s EFCC accosts party agents over voters’ inducement in Ekiti state governorship elections

Published

on

Officials of Nigeria’s anti-graft agency, the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, are seen in this video interrogating party agents over alleged voters’ inducement in the gubernatorial elections in Ekiti state, South West Nigeria on Saturday.

Continue Reading

EDITOR’S PICK

Politics37 mins ago

Weeks after justices protest, Nigeria’s Chief Justice, Tanko Muhammad resigns

Nigeria’s Chief Justice, Justice Tanko Muhammad, has resigned. Sources confirmed that Justice Muhammad resigned on Sunday night, citing ill-health as...

Culture1 hour ago

Nigerian singing sensations, Wizkid, Tems, win 2022 BET Awards

Nigerian music stars, Ayo Balogun and Temilade Openiyi, popularly known as Wizkid and Tems respectively, were the biggest African winners...

Metro2 hours ago

Nigeria: Zamfara state government wants gun licenses for residents over insecurity

The Commissioner for information in one of Nigeria’s Northern states, Zamfara state says residents in the state can start approaching the police command...

Metro5 hours ago

Ex-Liberian rebel warlord charged in US over attempt to obtain citizenship fraudulently

A former commanding general of the Armed Forces of Liberia (AFL), a notorious rebel group during the West African country’s...

Politics17 hours ago

18 years after suspension, Zimbabwe lobbys for readmission into Commonwealth

Southern African Zimbabwe has continued with lobbying for readmission 18 years after it was thrown out of the body over...

Politics18 hours ago

Malian military leader signs election law that will allow him contest in 2024: Is this deja vu?

Leader of the Malian military junta, Col. Assimi Goita, has signed a new law which will pave the way for...

Politics18 hours ago

South Africa: President Cyril Ramaphosa arrives Germany for G7 Summit

South Africa’s president, Cyril Ramaphosa arrived in Munich, Germany on Sunday for the G-7 summit. According to the South African...

Metro18 hours ago

Spanish PM, Pedro Sanchez, blames ‘Mafia’ for human trafficking after African migrants’ deaths at Morocco/Melilla border

Spanish PM, Pedro Sanchez, blames ‘Mafia’ for human trafficking after African migrants deaths at Morocco/Melilla border The Prime Minister of...

Metro18 hours ago

South Africa: Eskom announces ‘Stage 4’ power cuts

South Africa’s state-owned power utility, Eskom says it will continue with “Stage 4” power cuts until Wednesday. The power rationing has been through 3...

Metro20 hours ago

Tragedy as 22 die in South African night club

At least 22 people have died from exposure to poisonous substances in a popular nightclub in East London, South Africa....

Trending