The late world icon, Nelson Mandela's family are facing off at the High Court in the Eastern Cape today with his fomer wife, Winnie Madikizela-Mandela challenging grandson, Mandla Mandela about a family meeting this week that is due to discuss the Mandela estate in Qunu.
Society and Culture
- Wednesday, 24 December 2014 13:57
- Sulaiman Momodu
In countries such as Liberia, where medical facilities are inadequate and the ratio of doctors to people is 1 to 100,000, shortage of personal protective equipment and the lack of skilled local health workers have contributed in making situations worse.
- Friday, 19 December 2014 17:57
- Dasmani Laary
The government of Ghana, in a historical move, has closed down one of the many witches' camps at Bonyasi, a community in Central Gonja District in the northern part of the country, housing suspected witches for years without trial.
- Wednesday, 03 December 2014 17:34
- Rehana Dada
Decisions in Lima on many of issues will determine whether the new climate agreement in discussion will have the backbone to keep global warming within a manageable range. And with equity seeking its place at the negotiating table, the tone is now set for global action on climate change from 2020.
- Wednesday, 29 October 2014 17:36
- Parselelo Kantai in Malindi Photographs by Andrew Njoroge for TAR
After three decades of mafia money and a rampant sex trade Malindi's tourist income is drying up. Will the separatists gain ground or can the town reinvent itself?