Lesotho’s opposition leader flees country

Lesotho’s opposition leader has fled the country for the second time in a year, claiming that he was at risk of assassination after being voted out of power.

Thomas Thabane, the former prime minister, travelled to Botswana on Tuesday night … Read the rest

Thabo Mbeki’s speech at Howard University, Washington on 23 May 2000

President H. Patrick Swygert, President of Howard University; Mr. Frank Savage, Chairperson, Alliance Capital; Dr Joseph Harris, Committee Chairperson.

Ladies and Gentlemen.

It is an honour for me to receive the Doctor of Laws Degree from Howard University. This honour … Read the rest

New South African morals: father sodomises his 10-year old son

A 10-YEAR-OLD boy from the West Rand has been moved to a place of safety after allegedly having been sodomised by his father, reports the black newspaper, The Sowetan.

 The 32-year-old father, a Zimbabwean who lives in Rietvallei near Kagiso, … Read the rest