Articles containing the tag ‘Barack Obama
By Robert Wiggill On Tuesday, August 12th, 2014

Robin Williams Dead – Suicide Suspected

World renowned actor, Robin Williams, was found dead on Monday in his home in Tiburon, California. According to the Marin County Sheriff’s Department, the Oscar winning actor and comedian is suspected to ... Read more »
By PAW On Saturday, December 7th, 2013

Media Houses Unleash Shelved Documentaries as Nelson Mandela Dies

South Africans and the rest of the world are still in shock after the passing of one of the most loved politicians, former President Nelson Mandela. He passed away peacefully in his home surrounded by his famil... Read more »
By Staff Writer On Friday, December 6th, 2013

Whole World Mourns as Mandela Dies

Many South Africans are finding it hard to come to terms with the fact that their beloved and world-renowned political legend Nelson Mandela has died. According to reports, Mandela died peacefully on Thursday, ... Read more »
By Nicolette Chinomona On Sunday, June 30th, 2013

It could be too late for Obama to woo Africa from China

On Friday the American Presidential carrier, Air Force One, touched down in South Africa, bringing with it President Barack Obama and family, for a landmark visit. There has been the usual pomp and ceremony tha... Read more »
By Nicolette Chinomona On Thursday, June 27th, 2013

South Africa Should not Expect the World to Invest in Xenophobia

Two weeks ago, when former president Nelson Mandela was admitted into hospital, I was surprised to be invited to participate in an online poll on whether it would still be safe for White South Africans in a pos... Read more »
By Mvusi Ngubane On Tuesday, June 25th, 2013

Cosatu Opposes Barack Obama’s Visit to South Africa

This week, South Africa can look forward to a visit from United States president Barack Obama, marking the American leader’s first visit to the nation since he took office in 2009. However, South Africa is no... Read more »