Nelson Mandela: Ramlakan book on final days withdrawn

Nelson Mandela: Ramlakan book on final days withdrawn

Image copyright AFP Image caption Nelson Mandela died on 5 December 2013 at the age of 95 A controversial new book about the last days of former South African President Nelson Mandela has been withdrawn by the publisher. Mandela’s family had complained that the book, written by his doctor of almost 10 years, contained personal […]

Nigeria’s President Buhari ‘expected back from UK within two weeks’

Nigeria’s President Buhari ‘expected back from UK within two weeks’

Media captionA Nigerian state governor said Mr Buhari was “very, very ok” after meeting him A Nigerian state governor says he expects President Muhammadu Buhari to return home from the UK within the next two weeks. Governor Rochas Okorocha was a member of a delegation who met the president in London on Sunday. Mr Buhari […]

South African child ‘virtually cured’ of HIV

South African child ‘virtually cured’ of HIV

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption The child caught the infection from its mother around the time of birth A nine-year-old infected with HIV at birth has spent most of their life without needing any treatment, say doctors in South Africa. The child, whose identity is being protected, was given a burst of treatment shortly […]

Nigeria’s President Buhari ‘expected back from UK within two weeks’

Nigeria’s President Buhari ‘expected back from UK within two weeks’

Image copyright Reuters Image caption President Muhammadu Buhari (centre) having lunch at Abuja House in London on Sunday A Nigerian state governor says he expects President Muhammadu Buhari to return home from the UK within the next two weeks. Governor Rochas Okorocha was a member of a delegation who met the president in London on […]

South African child ‘virtually cured’ of HIV

South African child ‘virtually cured’ of HIV

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption The child caught the infection from its mother around the time of birth A nine-year-old infected with HIV at birth has spent most of their life without needing any treatment, say doctors in South Africa. The child, whose identity is being protected, was given a burst of treatment shortly […]

Zimbabwe: Trained elephant kills tour guide in Victoria Falls park

Zimbabwe: Trained elephant kills tour guide in Victoria Falls park

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Elephants are a major tourist attraction in Zimbabwe Warning: This story contains graphic details that some readers may find upsetting. An elephant that gives tourist rides has killed its handler in Zimbabwe’s Victoria Falls National Park. Enock Kufandada was looking after several domesticated elephants when one of them charged […]

South African child ‘virtually cured’ of HIV

South African child ‘virtually cured’ of HIV

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption The child caught the infection from its mother around the time of birth A nine-year-old infected with HIV at birth has spent most of their life without needing any treatment, say doctors in South Africa. The child, whose identity is being protected, was given a burst of treatment shortly […]

Nigeria’s President Buhari seen in London

Nigeria’s President Buhari seen in London

Image copyright Reuters Image caption Nigeria’s President Muhammadu Buhari (centre) having lunch in Abuja House in London Nigeria’s president has been pictured in London for the first time since he left his homeland almost 80 days ago. President Muhammadu Buhari, 74, came to the UK for treatment for an unspecified illness. On Sunday, he met […]

Nigeria’s President Buhari seen in London

Nigeria’s President Buhari seen in London

Image copyright Reuters Image caption Nigeria’s President Muhammadu Buhari (centre) having lunch in Abuja House in London Nigeria’s president has been pictured in London for the first time since he left his homeland almost 80 days ago. President Muhammadu Buhari, 74, came to the UK for treatment for an unspecified illness. On Sunday, he met […]

Nigeria’s President Buhari seen in London

Nigeria’s President Buhari seen in London

Image copyright Reuters Image caption Nigeria’s President Muhammadu Buhari (centre) having lunch in Abuja House in London Nigeria’s president has been pictured in London for the first time since he left his homeland almost 80 days ago. President Muhammadu Buhari, 74, came to the UK for treatment for an unspecified illness. On Sunday, he met […]

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