South African students will be able to learn in their first language
during early school years under a new government plan — a move that has
received a universal welcome in the country.
Africa is making a "spectacular" recovery from the global recession
thanks to decades of market reform....
Last month the China State Construction Engineering Corporation Limited
(CSCEC) and the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC)...
Haiti's president on Wednesday rejected U.S. Senate recommendations on
holding an election for his successor, brushing off criticism that the
current process will leave the shattered country without a credible
Ever since Bafana Bafana made a quick exit from the World Cup, the talk
of South Africa has been about how to build a soccer power.
Though thrilled that the World Cup has come to his homeland, South
African soccer great Jomo Sono...
Fabulous minerals. Magnificent music. Great cuisine. A landscape that
stretches from lush rain forest...
Jamaican gang leader Christopher "Dudus" Coke, appearing in U.S. court
after the government had sought...
Every day they've stayed at their Sun City hotel, Ghana's players have
seen the sign in the lobby telling them this is the place "where the
world comes to win."
Africa's still at the World Cup party after Ghana realized the hopes of
a continent by reaching the quarterfinals for the first time.