Zambian Ambassador to U.S. Presents Letters of Credence to President Obama

Zambian Ambassador to U.S. Presents Letters of Credence to President Obama

Photo courtesy of mwebantu.com Washington, DC The new Zambian Ambassador to the U.S., His Excellency Palan Mulonda presented his Letters of Credence to President Obama at a ceremony at the White House on Monday January 14, 2013. The presentation of credentials is a traditional ceremony that marks the formal beginning of an Ambassador’s service in […]

ANC Mangaung conference: Zuma re-elected as leader

ANC Mangaung conference: Zuma re-elected as leader

Jacob Zuma has been re-elected as leader of South Africa’s governing African National Congress. He received an overwhelming majority of votes cast by some 4,000 delegates at the party’s Mangaung conference. Mr Zuma had been favourite to secure the leadership after he was challenged for the top job by his deputy Kgalema Motlanthe. Mr Motlanthe […]

Africa: ‘Solve Problems the African Way’ – Zuma

Africa: ‘Solve Problems the African Way’ – Zuma

Johannesburg — President Jacob Zuma has told traditional leaders that Africans have their own way of solving their problems through traditional institutions, it was reported on Friday. “Let us solve African problems the African way, not the white man’s way,” Zuma was quoted saying at the opening of National House of Traditional Leaders in Parliament […]

Africa: SA Home to Africa’s Top Two Universities

Africa: SA Home to Africa’s Top Two Universities

South Africa is home to Africa’s two top-ranked universities, including the only African university to be ranked in the top 200 in the world, according to the latest Quacquarelli Symonds (QS) World University Rankings. The QS World University Rankings for 2012/13, which rate approximately 23500 universities worldwide, were released last week. The University of Cape […]