Indian Ocean News

Fire razes down popular tourist restaurant in Diani

The restaurant situated along the Indian Ocean near the vast world renown Diani Beach is popular for tourist water sporting activities like windsurfing, snorkelling and diving.

The Star Oct 15, 2018

Insurance: Phoenix eyes 57% growth after rebranding

Bertrand Casteres, MUA Group CEO said that “we strongly believe in the potential for growth and further development across East Africa and the Indian Ocean.” Officials said oil and gas, infrastructure and agr...

The Independent Oct 15, 2018

Fire razes section of popular Bidi Badu restaurant in Diani

Bidi Badu is situated along the Indian Ocean in Diani Beach, which is world known tourist destination.

Capital News Oct 15, 2018

Protesters, soldiers clash in Comoros over presidential term extension

MORONI (Reuters) - Protesters barricaded roads with tree trunks, stoned cars and clashed with soldiers in the Indian Ocean island nation of Comoros on Monday in demonstrations against President Azali Assoumani...

Reuters Oct 15, 2018

Bafana Bafana coach Stuart Baxter defends Percy Tau against the critics

“I think the way the players played should be congratulated‚ maybe more than the fact that we scored six goals.” Bafana flew to the Indian Ocean island late on Sunday and will likely have done enough to quali...

Times Live Oct 15, 2018

5 places to check out in KwaZulu-Natal this summer

Call 031 945 0000 Things to do: Fitness fanatics will love Umhlanga Lagoon Nature Reserve, a 26 hectares nature reserve on the shore of the Indian Ocean in Umhlanga.

IOL Oct 15, 2018

PIC: Fun in the sun on Seychelles beach for Itumeleng Khune and Bafana after 6-0 rout

Star goalkeeper Itumeleng Khune posted a photo on Twitter of himself with a few teammates enjoying the “31 degrees” on the Indian Ocean island on Monday to recharge their batteries after travelling from Johann...

IOL Oct 15, 2018

Bafana coach: I want to see that type of passion in Seychelles

Bafana leave for the Indian Ocean island on Sunday, and play their opponents at Stade Linté on Tuesday at 2.30pm SA time, and another win would cement Bafana’s top spot in the group.

IOL Oct 14, 2018

Kenya raises Sh650m ahead of blue economy event

"We are pleased that we are well on the way to raising Sh800 million for the conference and we are confident that we shall be able to raise the resources we need to undertake all the activities," he told the Nation at Jacaranda Daily Nation Oct 14, 2018

Cautious Bafana coach Stuart Baxter wary of the artificial pitch in Seychelles

Bafana Bafana coach Stuart Baxter has admitted that the artificial pitch they expect to encounter in Seychelles could pose a challenge for his charges when they face the Indian Ocean islanders away from home a...

Times Live Oct 14, 2018