Category: Africa

Brain surgery mix-up doctor back at work

The Kenyatta National Hospital on Thursday, lifted the suspension of the surgeon who operated on the wrong patient. Doctors had boycotted work and called for his reinstatement, saying he was not to blame for the…

Vital Corruption Lesson From South Africa

Former South African president, Jacob Zuma, was forced out of office last week for corruption charges. The South African Supreme Court had in October 2017 upheld about 800 corruption charges against Zuma before his party,…

Zuma resigns as S/Africa’s president

Jacob Zuma resigns as President of South Africa, heeding orders by the governing African National Congress (ANC) to bring an end to his nine scandal-plagued years in power. In a 30-minute farewell address to the…

George Weah sworn in as Liberian president

Former international football star George Weah has been sworn in as president of Liberia, the first peaceful democratic transfer of power in the West African country in more than seven decades. Weah won 61.5 percent of the votes…