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11 Soldiers killed By Militants In Algeria

Islamist militants have killed 11 Algerian soldiers in an ambush on a patrol in mountains east of the capital Algiers, security sources say. Reuters news agency reports the troops were…

Fugitive Leader Denies Coup Attempt

Fugitive former South Sudanese vice-president Riek Machar has denied government allegations that he tried to stage a coup at the weekend. In a BBC interview, he denied any link with…

South Sudan ‘Quashes Coup Attempt’

South Sudan’s President Salva Kiir says an attempted coup by soldiers loyal to his sacked former deputy Riek Machar has been put down. It comes after heavy gunfire overnight in…

Nelson Mandela Buried At Qunu

Nelson Mandela’s body has been laid to rest in a family plot, after political and religious leaders paid tribute to South Africa’s first black president at a state funeral service.…

Nelson Mandela’s Body Arrives Home

Nelson Mandela’s coffin has arrived in his ancestral home in Qunu in the Eastern Cape region of South Africa, the final leg of its journey. Large numbers of people lined…

Boos, Jeers Humiliate South Africa’s Zuma at Mandela Memorial

By David Dolan JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) – South African President Jacob Zuma was booed and jeered at a memorial to anti-apartheid legend Nelson Mandela on Tuesday, a major public humiliation in…

Mandela Memorial: Thousands Gather In Johannesburg

Thousands of people are arriving at a stadium in Johannesburg for a memorial service for Nelson Mandela. US President Barack Obama and the UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon will be…

Drogba, Eboue Face Sanctions For Mandela Shirts

Drogba, Eboue Face Sanctions For Mandela Shirts

The Turkish Football Federation has summoned Ivorian internationals Didier Drogba and Emmanuel Eboue for paying homage to Nelson Mandela after a league game, news reports said on Sunday. Drogba, who…

South Africa Holds ‘Day of prayer’ for Mandela

Thousands of South Africans are expected to take part in a day of “prayer and reflection” for late President Nelson Mandela. President Jacob Zuma will attend a service in a…

Mandela To Be Put To Rest On 15th December,2013

South African president Jacob Zuma says later former president nelson Mandela will be put to rest on 15th December in his home viallge of qunu. And Mr. Zuma has been…

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