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Joshua Howat Berger

Joshua Howat Berger

    DRC election results expected as Kabila shows lead
    DRC election results expected as Kabila shows lead
    Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) President Joseph Kabila had a 10-point lead on Tuesday over top challenger Etienne Tshisekedi, with election...
    Opposition takes early lead in Zambia elections
    Opposition takes early lead in Zambia elections
    Opposition leader Michael Sata has taken an early lead over President Rupiah Banda in Zambia's elections on Wednesday, but the tight contest that...
    Mining boom, corruption take centre stage in Zambia poll
    Mining boom, corruption take centre stage in Zambia poll
    President Rupiah Banda hopes Zambia's mining boom will propel him to re-election on Tuesday over main opposition leader Michael Sata, who made...
    SADC: How are we behaving?
    SADC: How are we behaving?
    Southern African leaders opened a summit in Angola on Wednesday under pressure to address growing regional unrest and anti-government protests, and...
    Malawi risks becoming next Zim, says protest leader
    Malawi risks becoming next Zim, says protest leader
    Malawi, once considered a southern African success story, risks going down the same road as regional basket case Zimbabwe, said the leader of...
    Albert and Charlene to shell out the clams at Oyster Box
    Albert and Charlene to shell out the clams at Oyster Box
    It's a venue fit for a prince and princess: a five-star hotel famous for its sweeping views of the Indian Ocean and a presidential suite that lists...
    For many in Thokoza, 'it's still a shitty life'
    For many in Thokoza, 'it's still a shitty life'
    The brutal fighting between the African National Congress and the Inkatha Freedom Party has ended, but other than that the place in Thokoza where...
    Michelle Obama drops in on Madiba
    Michelle Obama drops in on Madiba
    United States First Lady Michelle Obama met South Africa's first black president, Nelson Mandela, at his home Tuesday in a rare visit with the...
    Ex-president vows Madagascar return despite warnings
    Ex-president vows Madagascar return despite warnings
    Madagascar's exiled former president, Marc Ravalomanana, vowed on Wednesday to return to the island despite the army and police stating that they...
    SADC exerts pressure on Mugabe to reform
    SADC exerts pressure on Mugabe to reform
    Southern African leaders on Sunday pressured Zimbabwe President Robert Mugabe to make democratic reforms ahead of new elections, hoping to set a...
    Zim summit charts course toward elections
    Zim summit charts course toward elections
    Southern African leaders met on Saturday to discuss a plan to guide Zimbabwe toward elections, a debate that has cast light on the battle within...
    SADC drags Madagascar to the last chance saloon
    SADC drags Madagascar to the last chance saloon
    Madagascar's feuding political leaders met in Botswana on Monday for talks that mediators say are the last chance to resolve the crisis sparked by...