Saturday, October 16, 2021
South African state prosecutors have failed in their bid to challenge the six-year sentence for murder handed down to Oscar Pistorius. Prosecutors described the Paralympic athlete’s punishment for killing his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp in 2013 as “shockingly lenient”. At the hearing...
Oscar Pistorius, the South African athlete, began life behind bars on Tuesday after being sentenced to a maximum five years in prison for the culpable homicide, or manslaughter, of his model girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp. After delivering a detailed judgment that...
Oscar Pistorius, the South African Olympic and Paralympic star, faces possible imprisonment after being found guilty of culpable homicide in the shooting of his girlfriend as a drama-filled six-month trial reached a climax on Friday. The 27-year-old stood and showed...
A South African judge said on Thursday there was insufficient evidence to find Oscar Pistorius, the Olympic and Paralympics star, guilty of the murder of his girlfriend, Reeva Steenkamp. Reading out her verdict at a Pretoria court, Judge Thokozile Masipa...
South Africa’s High Court postponed the trial of Briton Shrien Dewani, who has been charged with murdering his wife during their honeymoon, until June 20 to allow him to receive further psychiatric treatment. Dewani will be returned to Valkenberg hospital in Cape Town until...
The chief prosecutor in Oscar Pistorius‘ murder trial on Wednesday urged the athlete to “take responsibility” for fatally shooting his girlfriend, telling him to look at a police photograph of Reeva Steenkamp’s bloodied head that was displayed in court. Prosecutor Gerrie...
*Shiren Dewani is accused of murdering his honeymoon wife in Cape Town. *Anni Dewani’s family and campaigners have argued that the legal challenges were a poly to delay justice for the murder victim. *Sherani Dewani is accused of plotting and hiring hit man...

Latest News

Hichilema

ZAMBIA: Opposition’s Hichilema Wins Presidential Vote

0
Lusaka – Business tycoon and opposition leader Hakainde Hichilema was on Monday declared winner of the hotly contested presidential election in debt-burdened Zambia. With 155...

Going on a Self Drive in Tanzania

0
Hiring a 4x4 rental car in Tanzania for a self-drive tour is a great opportunity for you to enjoy adventure of your own. A...

Most Successful African Actresses in Hollywood

0
In her acceptance speech at the 67th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards, Viola Davis stated that women of color are just as good in front...
The Watcful Sentine

THE Kgalagadi Desert Beauties

0
A vast expanse of sand , dust, dry riverbeds and where life still seems to crawl on despite its difficulties, the Kalahari is a...

The 1984 Ethiopian Air Raid on Somali City of Borama

0
Misinformation by the Somali National Movement, a rebel movement against Siad Barre’s Somalia, caused this elementary school in northern Somalia to be bombed. They...
Wild Seychelles

5 Things to know about Indian Ocean Island of Seychelles

0
The Indian Ocean archipelago of Seychelles boasts one of the highest standards of living in Africa, thanks to the tourists who flock to its...
Ommo Valley Tribe

Why Africans are Easily Overcome by Other Cultures?

0
I was first confronted with this question about two years ago, when a friend and I would occasionally engage in deep self reflection on...

Top 10 Things to Do in East Africa

0
A travel specialist will help you scout for the Big Five (lion, leopard, buffalo, elephant and rhino). And mountain gorillas. You’ll also see a...
Self drive safari in Uganda

Self Drive is the Best Way to Vacation in Uganda

0
Traveling through Uganda by yourself can be an incredible experience full of fun as you go through the countryside of the pearl of Africa...
Elephants in Kidepo National Park

Kidepo Valley National Park – Uganda’s Last Frontier

0
High in the rocky cliffs looking over the Narum Valley of Kidepo Valley National Park sits the shell of a half-constructed and abandoned hotel....