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 The three worst-hit countries of West Africa -- Guinea, Liberia and Sierra Leone -- account for the bulk of the world's worst Ebola outbreak, recording 4,912 deaths out of 10,114 cases,
The three worst-hit countries of West Africa -- Guinea, Liberia and Sierra Leone -- account for the bulk of the world's worst Ebola outbreak, recording 4,912 deaths out of 10,114 cases,

Ebola death toll tops 4,900 as virus spreads - WHO

Saturday 25 October 2014 14:15

The death toll from the Ebola epidemic rose to 4,922 out of 10,141 known cases in eight countries through Oct. 23, the World Health Organization (WHO) said on Saturday.

Ebola death toll tops 4,900 as virus spreads - WHO

Saturday 25 October 2014 14:15

The death toll from the Ebola epidemic rose to 4,922 out of 10,141 known cases in eight countries through Oct. 23, the World Health Organization (WHO) said on Saturday.

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Mali's first Ebola case, 2 year old girl dies – Officials

Saturday 25 October 2014 12:12

A two-year-old girl who was Mali's first case of Ebola died on Friday.

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Counting continues following Botswana polls

Saturday 25 October 2014 07:02

Election authorities, the Independent Electoral Commission in Botswana, continues to count and finalise votes after polling ended on Friday.

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China invests in Tanzania’s new satellite city

Friday 24 October 2014 17:37

Tanzania and China have signed investment deals to build a $1 billion satellite city and $500 million financial centre in the commercial capital Dar es Salaam.

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Frelimo's Nyusi wins Mozambique elections

Friday 24 October 2014 16:24

Mozambique's ruling Frelimo party and its candidate Filipe Nyusi won this month's presidential and legislative elections, according to provisional results announced on Friday.

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Voters in Botswana express their excitement

Friday 24 October 2014 11:35

Voters queuing at Phakalane Primary School in Gaborone North have expressed their excitement as some of them are first time voters.

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PAP urges leaders to increase support to Ebola striken countries

Friday 24 October 2014 06:34

African leaders and their counterparts internationally have been criticized for not doing enough to help eradicate the deadly Ebola virus.

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Botswana's elections to get underway

Friday 24 October 2014 05:45

It is all systems go for Botswana's 11th general elections on Friday.

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Maseru Security Accord signed

Thursday 23 October 2014 21:30

The SADC Lesotho facilitator and Deputy President, Cyril Ramaphosa has convinced key leaders of Lesotho’s security forces on Thursday to sign the Maseru Security Accord.

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Zimbabwe's first lady says Mugabe's deputy should resign

Thursday 23 October 2014 20:31

Zimbabwe's First Lady Grace Mugabe said on Thursday deputy president Joice Mujuru, potential successor to her 90-year-old husband Robert Mugabe, should resign.

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