Posts Tagged ‘South Africa’

S’Africa to partner Nigeria on internal security

by Seun Adeuyion January 21, 2020
The South African and Nigerian governments are exploring ways to work together in solving internal security problems in both countries. The South African High Commissioner to Nigeria, Dennis Mseleku Thamsanga met with the Nigerian Minister of Police Muhammad Maigari Dingyadi in Abuja on Tuesday to fanilise their plans. Speaking at the opening ceremony of the […]

Abducted South African journalist in 2017 returns home

by Ikokwu Ikembaon January 3, 2020
South African photojournalist Shiraaz Mohamed, who was kidnapped in Syria in 2017, is back home, his family says. He was working for the charity Gift of the Givers, documenting the effects of the civil war, when he was taken. He was captured near the Turkish border by suspected members of the Islamic State group. But […]

South Africa’s Zozibini Tunzi crowned Miss Universe 2019 [PHOTOS]

by Ikokwu Ikembaon December 10, 2019
South Africa’s Zozibini Tunzi was crowned Miss Universe 2019 on Sunday night. The 26-year-old beauty queen beat out 89 other contestants during the pageant held in Atlanta and hosted by Steve Harvey. Her Miss Universe biography describes her as a “passionate activist” who is “engaged in the fight against gender based violence.” “She has devoted […]