Nabeelah Fredericks, of Easter Peak Primary School in Manenberg, became the first from her school to be accepted into the prestigious Oprah Winfrey Leadership Academy for Girls in South Africa.
As a young boy, Sandile Shezi took all the money given to him for tuition in a particular year and used it to trade on the foreign exchange market. Today, at 23, he is one of South Africa’s youngest millionaires
Upcoming Nigerian author Chigozie Obioma has been longlisted for the prestigious Man Booker Prize for his debut novel, The Fisherman
Deposed former Chadian dictator Hissene Habre has gone on trial in Senegal for war crimes, torture and crimes against humanity. It is the first time the leader of an African state has been prosecuted by another
Surgeons from South Africa’s Stellenbosch University and Cape Town’s Tygerberg Hospital, have performed the world’s first successful penis transplant
Tanzania has arrested more than 200 witchdoctors and traditional healers in its continued effort, to put an end to murder of albino people
The University of Oklahoma has expelled two students for their involvement in a racist chant caught on video, which made headlines in the Unites States
The outgoing Namibian President Hifikepunye Pohamba was announced on Friday as winner of the Mo Ibrahim prize for African leadership
The East African newspaper has been suspended by the government of Tanzania which says the 20-year-old paper is not officially registered.