Wednesday 13 December, 2017
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Germany’s Interior Minister Thomas de Maiziere has condemned the burning of Israeli flags at pro-Palestinian demonstrations in Berlin following the US decision to recognize Jerusalem as the capital of Israel last week. Germany was “connected...

By METRO DAILY on Dec 11th, 2017

Relations between Israel and Turkey took a bitter turn Sunday as their leaders traded accusations of involvement in terrorism, days after the US recognition of Jerusalem as Israel’s capital. Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said he would...

By METRO DAILY on Dec 10th, 2017

The UN special coordinator for Middle East peace has called on the status of Jerusalem to be negotiated as part of an Israeli-Palestinian peace deal. “The future of Jerusalem is something that needs to be negotiated with Israel and with Palestinians,”...

By METRO DAILY on Dec 6th, 2017

Catholic priest and long-standing friend of Mugabe, Fidelis Mukonori says ousted Zimbabwean president Robert Mugabe is in good spirits, though recovering from a touch of cold. Mukonori said on Thursday that Mugabe was still in his Harare mansion...

By METRO DAILY on Dec 1st, 2017

ECOWAS on Wednesday said that its mission in Guinea Bissau has taken an “excruciating toll” on the financial resources of the sub-region. ECOWAS Commission President Marcel Alain de Souza said this while presenting the Status Report on the...

By METRO DAILY on Nov 29th, 2017

International media firm, the Cable News Network (CNN) says it will be staying away from the White House Christmas party for the media following its ongoing feud with U.S. President Donald Trump. The news network famously dubbed “Fake News”...

By METRO DAILY on Nov 29th, 2017

No fewer than 235 worshippers were killed in bomb and gun attack on an Egyptian mosque yesterday. The attack on the packed mosque located in Egypt’s restive North Sinai province is regarded as the deadliest in Egypt’s recent history. A bomb...

By METRO DAILY on Nov 25th, 2017

Zimbabwe’s former vice president Emmerson Mnangagwa will be sworn in as president on Friday following the resignation of Robert Mugabe, state broadcaster ZBC reported on Wednesday. Mnangagwa, who fled for his safety after Mugabe sacked him...

By METRO DAILY on Nov 22nd, 2017

President Jacob Zuma of South Africa and his Angolan counterpart, Joao Lourenco, will travel on Wednesday to Zimbabwe, where 93-year-old President Robert Mugabe is under growing pressure to resign, South Africa’s state broadcaster said. Zuma,...

By METRO DAILY on Nov 21st, 2017

Students at the University of Zimbabwe on Monday skipped their semester final exams, demanding that vice-chancellor Levi Nyagura revoke the PhD controversially awarded to now ex-First Lady Grace Mugabe in 2014, or that he step down with immediate...

By METRO DAILY on Nov 21st, 2017