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Winnie Madikizela-Mandela, anti-apartheid activist dies at 81

JOHANNESBURG — Nelson Mandela’s ex-wife Winnie Madikizela-Mandela, an anti-apartheid activist in her own right whose reputation was sullied by scandal, has died. She was 81. The woman many South Africans once described as the “Mother of the Nation” and a...
Posted On 02 Apr 2018

‘I was attacked’: Zimbabwe’s first lady denies assault

JOHANNESBURG — Representatives of Zimbabwe’s first lady say a young woman who accused her of assault was the actual aggressor, allegedly attacking Grace Mugabe with a knife while drunk, according to a court document filed in South Africa. The court papers denying any...
Posted On 12 Sep 2017

5 church members die after drinking ‘anointed’ rat poison from pastor

Pastor Light Monyeki from Soshanguve, South Africa, demonstrated power of faith couple of weeks ago by causing congregants to drink Rattex rat poison. Monyeki held the plastic bottle up and then declared “life from above upon the water mixed with Rattex; and spoke nourishment...
Posted On 19 Feb 2017

South Africans raid, burn homes of Nigerians in Johannesburg

Residents of Rosettenville in Johannesburg on Saturday, February 11,  went on a rampage burning 10 houses they allege belonged to Nigerians running drug dens and brothels in South Africa. According to the angry residents, they said Nigerians have been running illegitimate...
Posted On 13 Feb 2017

S/Africa increases minimum wage to from $60 to $260 per month

The South African government has announced plans to increase its National minimum wage from $60 to $260, which is about N130,000 when converted to the Naira. According to Reuters, Deputy President of South Africa, Cyril Ramaphosa, announced this today after holding negotiations...
Posted On 10 Feb 2017

South African president Jacob Zuma visits Mugabe amid scandal

JOHANNESBURG — South African President Jacob Zuma has travelled to neighboring Zimbabwe following the release of a state watchdog report indicating possible South African government corruption linked to him and some associates. Zuma and half a dozen Cabinet ministers were in...
Posted On 03 Nov 2016

S/Africans demonstrate for the resignation of President Jacob Zuma

JOHANNESBURG — Thousands of South Africans demonstrated on Wednesday for the resignation of President Jacob Zuma, who is enmeshed in scandals that critics say are undermining the country’s democracy. The protests in the administrative capital of Pretoria came as a court...
Posted On 02 Nov 2016

Student protesters in South Africa berate university vice-chancellor

JOHANNESBURG  — Student protesters berated the vice-chancellor of one of South Africa’s top universities on Wednesday, venting their anger over school fees at what was supposed to be a peace-building event. “You are a very cruel man. I hate you,” student leader...
Posted On 19 Oct 2016

PHOTOS: Pro-Biafran members protest in front of UN building in S/Africa

Members of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) protested in front of the United Nations building in South Africa, yesterday, August 23rd. More photos below… Read More: http://www.vozafric.com Follow us: @vozafricVozAfric on Facebook  
Posted On 24 Aug 2016

PHOTOS: Woman fainted during miracle: See list of shocking miracles

Congregates of Mount Zion General Assembly, Limpopo – South Africa, went home with heads down after a failed demonstration of power by the church pastor when a girl fainted after he put a very big and heavy speaker on top of her, promising her that she would not feel pain. ...
Posted On 13 Aug 2016