Women occupy a busy street intersection in Sandton, Johannesburg during a protest against gender based violence. (VOA/T. Khumalo)
'A woman is murdered every three hours in South Africa'
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Fri, 09/20/2019 - 17:06
A group of Zimbabwean doctors sing as they protest at Parirenyatwa hospital in Harare, Zimbabwe, Sunday, Sept. 15, 2019.
Police spokesperson tells VOA that Dr. Peter Magombeyi has seen his own medical team and a national medical team and is not under arrest
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Fri, 09/20/2019 - 13:56
September 15th 2019 - Prince Harry The Duke of Sussex celebrates his 35th birthday. He was born on September 15th 1984 at St. Mary's Hospital in London, England, United Kingdom.
Royals are making their first official tour as a family, starting Monday in a troubled South Africa
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Fri, 09/20/2019 - 13:42
Young people gather to protest land, forest and wetland degradation, in Kampala, Uganda, Sept. 20, 2019. (H. Athumani/VOA)
The protest march comes just a day before the first youth Climate Summit in New York, which will provide a platform for young leaders to showcase their solutions and engage with decision-makers
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Fri, 09/20/2019 - 12:30
Peter Gabriel Mugombeyi, acting president of Zimbabwe Hospital Doctors Association, says doctors will not resume work until the government reviews their salaries, in Harare, Sept. 3, 2019. (Columbus Mavhunga/VOA)
The government says it cannot investigate Peter Gabriel Mugombeyi's disappearance because he is not willing to talk to authorities
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Fri, 09/20/2019 - 11:28
Kenyan protesters, predominantly young people, march demanding their government take immediate action against climate change, in Nairobi, Kenya, Sept. 20, 2019. (M. Yusuf/VOA)
Hundreds march in streets of Nairobi to express their fears and call for government action to combat global warming
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Fri, 09/20/2019 - 11:01
FILE - Roland Ezuruike of Nigeria reacts during the men's Paralympic Powerlifting competition, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Sept. 9, 2016.
Despite their success, these parathletes lack adequate funding and proper training facilities
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Fri, 09/20/2019 - 10:36