The Southern Times – Top News For Southern Africa

Latest Posts

Galleries
Videos
Posts
Hot
All
Thousands demonstrate against Mugabe
Featured
0 shares329 views
Featured
0 shares329 views

Thousands demonstrate against Mugabe

Staff Reporter - Nov 18, 2017

Lovemore Ranga Mataire Zimbabweans poured onto the streets of Harare in their thousands to send a clear message to President Mugabe that his time was up. The…

What’s happening in Zim?
Featured
0 shares379 views
Featured
0 shares379 views

What’s happening in Zim?

Editor Southern Times - Nov 17, 2017

By Innocent Gore Harare - Calm returned to Zimbabwe this week after the military appeared to have taken over the government earlier in the week in protest against…

War vets back army
News
0 shares495 views
News
0 shares495 views

War vets back army

Editor Southern Times - Nov 17, 2017

By Lovemore Ranga Mataire HARARE - Veterans of Zimbabwe’s liberation struggle have backed the military’s intervention in the political affairs of the country saying the move was necessary…

DRC snubs SADC peace envoy
News
0 shares613 views
News
0 shares613 views

DRC snubs SADC peace envoy

Editor Southern Times - Nov 17, 2017

By Timo Shihepo Windhoek – The government of the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) under President Joseph Kabila has refused to host former Namibia’s president, Hifikepunye Pohamba, as…

Deadly plague in Madagascar similar to ebola
News
0 shares565 views
News
0 shares565 views

Deadly plague in Madagascar similar to ebola

Editor Southern Times - Nov 17, 2017

The deadly plague epidemic in Madagascar which has killed 165 people appears to be similar to the ebola outbreak, a concerned scientist has warned. Dr Derek Gatherer,…

Namibia finally moves to pass the anti-human trafficking law
News
0 shares168 views
News
0 shares168 views

Namibia finally moves to pass the anti-human trafficking law

Editor Southern Times - Nov 17, 2017

By Lahja Nashuuta Windhoek - After years of procrastination, Namibia has finally moved to enact a stand-alone legislation against human trafficking in the country. The new law that…

Geingob confident of victory at congress
News
0 shares128 views
News
0 shares128 views

Geingob confident of victory at congress

Editor Southern Times - Nov 17, 2017

By Southern Times Writer WINDHOEK - Namibia’s President Hage Geingob has assured his supporters that his march to the ruling SWAPO Party presidency next weekend is a fait…

Moza forests under threat, warns Minister       
News
0 shares127 views
News
0 shares127 views

Moza forests under threat, warns Minister       

Editor Southern Times - Nov 17, 2017

Maputo – Forests still cover 51 percent of Mozambique, but this percentage is declining thanks to slash and burn agriculture, the exploitation of wood fuel, notably charcoal,…

Malawi on high alert over plague
News
0 shares152 views
News
0 shares152 views

Malawi on high alert over plague

Editor Southern Times - Nov 17, 2017

Malawi has been put on high alert over fears the plague, which has killed at least 140 people in Madagascar, could hit the Southern African country. It…

Malawi tests urine for TB, hopes for a faster diagnosis
News
0 shares191 views
News
0 shares191 views

Malawi tests urine for TB, hopes for a faster diagnosis

Editor Southern Times - Nov 17, 2017

By Penelope Paliani-Kamanga Blantyre - Malawi has embarked on a cost-effective, quick urine test for tuberculosis (TB), which if successfully administered could save lives. A  study conducted last year…

Load More PostsCongratulations, you've reached all posts.
Thousands demonstrate against Mugabe
Featured
0 shares329 views
Featured
0 shares329 views

Thousands demonstrate against Mugabe

Staff Reporter - Nov 18, 2017

Lovemore Ranga Mataire Zimbabweans poured onto the streets of Harare in their thousands to send a clear message to President Mugabe that his time was up. The…

What’s happening in Zim?
Featured
0 shares379 views
Featured
0 shares379 views

What’s happening in Zim?

Editor Southern Times - Nov 17, 2017

By Innocent Gore Harare - Calm returned to Zimbabwe this week after the military appeared to have taken over the government earlier in the week in protest against…

War vets back army
News
0 shares495 views
News
0 shares495 views

War vets back army

Editor Southern Times - Nov 17, 2017

By Lovemore Ranga Mataire HARARE - Veterans of Zimbabwe’s liberation struggle have backed the military’s intervention in the political affairs of the country saying the move was necessary…

DRC snubs SADC peace envoy
News
0 shares613 views
News
0 shares613 views

DRC snubs SADC peace envoy

Editor Southern Times - Nov 17, 2017

By Timo Shihepo Windhoek – The government of the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) under President Joseph Kabila has refused to host former Namibia’s president, Hifikepunye Pohamba, as…

Deadly plague in Madagascar similar to ebola
News
0 shares565 views
News
0 shares565 views

Deadly plague in Madagascar similar to ebola

Editor Southern Times - Nov 17, 2017

The deadly plague epidemic in Madagascar which has killed 165 people appears to be similar to the ebola outbreak, a concerned scientist has warned. Dr Derek Gatherer,…

Namibia finally moves to pass the anti-human trafficking law
News
0 shares168 views
News
0 shares168 views

Namibia finally moves to pass the anti-human trafficking law

Editor Southern Times - Nov 17, 2017

By Lahja Nashuuta Windhoek - After years of procrastination, Namibia has finally moved to enact a stand-alone legislation against human trafficking in the country. The new law that…

Geingob confident of victory at congress
News
0 shares128 views
News
0 shares128 views

Geingob confident of victory at congress

Editor Southern Times - Nov 17, 2017

By Southern Times Writer WINDHOEK - Namibia’s President Hage Geingob has assured his supporters that his march to the ruling SWAPO Party presidency next weekend is a fait…

Moza forests under threat, warns Minister       
News
0 shares127 views
News
0 shares127 views

Moza forests under threat, warns Minister       

Editor Southern Times - Nov 17, 2017

Maputo – Forests still cover 51 percent of Mozambique, but this percentage is declining thanks to slash and burn agriculture, the exploitation of wood fuel, notably charcoal,…

Malawi on high alert over plague
News
0 shares152 views
News
0 shares152 views

Malawi on high alert over plague

Editor Southern Times - Nov 17, 2017

Malawi has been put on high alert over fears the plague, which has killed at least 140 people in Madagascar, could hit the Southern African country. It…

Malawi tests urine for TB, hopes for a faster diagnosis
News
0 shares191 views
News
0 shares191 views

Malawi tests urine for TB, hopes for a faster diagnosis

Editor Southern Times - Nov 17, 2017

By Penelope Paliani-Kamanga Blantyre - Malawi has embarked on a cost-effective, quick urine test for tuberculosis (TB), which if successfully administered could save lives. A  study conducted last year…

Load More PostsCongratulations, you've reached all posts.
Watch: UZ students’ demonstrating against high fees
Videos
0 shares715 views
Videos
0 shares715 views

Watch: UZ students’ demonstrating against high fees

Staff Reporter - Jun 28, 2017

Watch: Cow dung being used for green energy!
Videos
0 shares741 views
Videos
0 shares741 views

Watch: Cow dung being used for green energy!

Staff Reporter - Jun 27, 2017

Watch: Women and law in sadc on child marriages
Videos
0 shares670 views
Videos
0 shares670 views

Watch: Women and law in sadc on child marriages

Staff Reporter - Jun 21, 2017

Watch: A mobile clinic for pests in Zimbabwe
Videos
0 shares746 views
Videos
0 shares746 views

Watch: A mobile clinic for pests in Zimbabwe

Staff Reporter - Jun 21, 2017

Load More PostsCongratulations, you've reached all posts.
Photos
0 shares740 views

Nam, SA signing an MoU on ICT cooperation and Cross border coordination

Staff Reporter - Sep 11, 2017

South Africa's Minister of Telecommunications and Postal Services Siyabonga Cwele signing a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to cooperate in the field of Information…

[PHOTOS] The Southern Times Worship Festival
Photos
0 shares947 views
Photos
0 shares947 views

[PHOTOS] The Southern Times Worship Festival

The Southern Times - Dec 13, 2016

Shakinah glory-Erongo region performs at the Benjamin Dube show (Picture by Sharon Kavhu)

Arts & Culture
0 shares361 views

World’s most famous polygamist snubs safe sex

Staff Reporter - Feb 08, 2010

Durban - Twenty kids, five weddings (and more to come?) and a whole lot of polygamous loving going on, marital and extra-marital. Some say it is a…

News
0 shares439 views

Namibia coach upbeat

Staff Reporter - Jul 30, 2006

Namibia fell-out of the competition after losing 4-2 on penalties against Seychelles. "As long as we create chances, we are not very far," said coach Ben Bamfuchile.…

General
0 shares129 views

Trade vital for regional integration

Staff Reporter - Feb 09, 2015

  It is hoped that African countries will soon be signing a new free trade agreement that will take the continent one step closer to its goal…

Muporosi gwanare kavamukwete nonombinga dasimpanda
News
0 shares241 views
News
0 shares241 views

Muporosi gwanare kavamukwete nonombinga dasimpanda

Staff Reporter - Sep 08, 2016

Vaporosi moRundu, moune unapuko kavakwete vagara vavali morwa kuna kuvagazarera asi kavakere nonombinga mbali dasimpanda. Vavali ava kavavakwete pevango lyaCuca Tops, mokatji kodoropa zaRundu, apa kavamwene vaporosi…

General
0 shares111 views

Southern African Coaches – Making Things Happen

Staff Reporter - Dec 03, 2012

The position of a sports coach is a very fascinating one indeed. When the team is winning, the coach is a hero or heroine. When the team…

News
0 shares1029 views

America’s Dr Mike Murdock set for Zim

Staff Reporter - May 19, 2017

Sharon Kavhu American contemporary Christian singer-songwriter, televangelist and Pastor of the Wisdom Center Ministry based in Haltom City, Texas Dr Mike Murdock is this month coming to…

General
0 shares421 views

World Cup tickets still up for grabs

Staff Reporter - Feb 16, 2010

Johannesburg - With a little over four months to go to kick-off on June 11, more tickets for the football World Cup in South Africa went on…

News
0 shares230 views

Zambia eye 2010 cake

Staff Reporter - Aug 06, 2006

The government, realising the benefits to be accrued from its proximity to South Africa, has partnered with China to construct three ultra-modern stadia in Zambia ahead of…

General
0 shares171 views

Will 2015 transform African women?

Staff Reporter - Feb 16, 2015

  The African Union has declared 2015 the year of “Women’s empowerment”, and made gender central to its 24th annual summit held in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia recently. …

Teachers salary demands wrongly timed – Mumbala
News
0 shares323 views
News
0 shares323 views

Teachers salary demands wrongly timed – Mumbala

Staff Reporter - Sep 09, 2016

Keetmanshoop Matheus Mumbala, Swapo Party’s regional coordinator for /Karas Region, believes teachers have a genuine case in their demand for an 8 percent salary increment, but the…

Load More PostsCongratulations, you've reached all posts.