Southern Africa

Mandela comfortable: President Zuma

Mandela comfortable: President Zuma

Without any doubt, the world’s most celebrated African and a global symbol of freedom, Nelson Mandela, was admitted back in the hospital on admission for undisclosed reasons. South African government officials today said there is no cause for alarm explaining […]

 
 

The Ten Most Innovative Companies In Africa

The Ten Most Innovative Companies In Africa

iROKOTV, Nigeria Industry: Media & Entertainment IrokoTV provides an avenue for people all over the world to enjoy movies from Nigeria and Ghana. Iroko TV has helped revolutionize and glamorize it. Iroko TV, which has been dubbed the ‘Netflix of Africa’, is […]

 
 

Meet Inspiring Thulani Madondo: CCN Heroes Finalist

Meet Inspiring Thulani Madondo: CCN Heroes Finalist

Thulani Madondo, 30, of Kliptown Youth Program (KYP), South Africa, is one of the ten finalists for 2012-2013, CNN Hero of the Year award. He was selected from more than forty thousand nominees for his efforts to empower the children […]

 
 

Lions Are Rapidly Losing Ground in Africa

Lions Are Rapidly Losing Ground in Africa

A new study confirms that lions are rapidly and literally losing ground across Africa’s once-thriving savannahs due to burgeoning human population growth and subsequent, massive land-use conversion. Representing the most comprehensive assessment of the state and vitality of African savannah […]

 
 

Lady Gaga Wows South African Fans, Could She Be An Avatar?

Lady Gaga Wows South African Fans, Could She Be An Avatar?

Lady Gaga wowed a sold out FNB stadium in Johannesburg with her electric performance a few nights ago, SABC has reported. Her voice, energetic choreography and eccentric outfits were part of Mother Monster’s first performance in South Africa. Gaga opened the […]