Southern Africa

Southern Africa

Fri, 21 Jun 2024 09:46:20 GMT
South Africa: MP Renaldo Gouws Suspended for Using K- and N- Words in Videos
[allAfrica] The Democratic Alliance (DA) suspended lawmaker Renaldo Gouws after several clips of him using racist language against black people resurfaced online.

Fri, 21 Jun 2024 14:15:43 GMT
Africa: 30 Africa Defense Chiefs to Gather in Botswana for U.S. Military Conference
[VOA] Gaborone, Botswana -- Defense chiefs from 30 African countries will gather in Botswana next week for a two-day military conference to discuss the continent's security and stability challenges. The meeting, organized by the United States Africa ...

Fri, 21 Jun 2024 14:01:44 GMT
South Africa: South Africa, Don't Trust Fake Memo Claiming Opposition Democratic Alliance Intends to Undermine a Coalition Government
[Africa Check] South Africa, don't trust fake memo claiming opposition Democratic Alliance intends to undermine a coalition government

Fri, 21 Jun 2024 11:56:13 GMT
Namibia: Namibia's High Court Strikes Down Laws Criminalising Gay Sex
[RFI] Namibia's high court on Friday struck down colonial-era laws criminalising same-sex acts between men in a victory for the LGBTQ+ community in the southern African country.

Fri, 21 Jun 2024 16:27:08 GMT
Namibia: UNAIDS Applauds Namibian Constitutional Court's Decision to Declare Unconstitutional The Law That Had Criminalised Same-Sex Relationships
[UNAIDS] GENEVA -- UNAIDS applauds the judgement by the Constitutional Court of Namibia, striking out as unconstitutional the law which had criminalised same-sex relationships. The court found the law incompatible with the constitutional rights of N...