DR CONGO UNDER MOUNTING FOREIGN PRESSURE FOR VOTE RECOUNT

KINSHASA, Democratic Republic of Congo faced growing pressure from African neighbours and beyond for a recount of its contested presidential election in a dispute that threatens more violence in the volatile nation.

The Dec. 30 …

DR CONGO UNDER MOUNTING FOREIGN PRESSURE FOR VOTE RECOUNT

KINSHASA, Democratic Republic of Congo faced growing pressure from African neighbours and beyond for a recount of its contested presidential election in a dispute that threatens more violence in the volatile nation.

The Dec. 30 …

Jubilation Among Gbagbo Supporters, but Rights Groups Lament Justice not Served

PARIS In a stunning decision Tuesday, the International Criminal Court acquitted former Ivorian president Laurent Gbagbo of war crimes charges. The ruling amounts to another major setback for ICC prosecutors in the first case against …

At Least Five Dead in Nairobi Hotel Attack

Attackers set off a bomb and opened fire at a hotel complex in Kenya’s capital on Tuesday, leaving at least five people dead.

The attack at Nairobi’s Dusit D2 Hotel began around 3:30 p.m. Tuesday …

At Least Five Dead in Nairobi Hotel Attack

Attackers set off a bomb and opened fire at a hotel complex in Kenya’s capital on Tuesday, leaving at least five people dead.

The attack at Nairobi’s Dusit D2 Hotel began around 3:30 p.m. Tuesday …

NIGERIAN ARMY BLOCKS FIREWOOD TRADERS IN RESTIVE NE STATE

LAGOS, The Nigerian army confirmed the ban imposed on the supply of firewood and charcoal, in restive northeast state of Borno.

Bulama Biu, the acting General Officer Commanding (GOC) 7 Division, who made the disclosure …

NIGERIAN ARMY BLOCKS FIREWOOD TRADERS IN RESTIVE NE STATE

LAGOS, The Nigerian army confirmed the ban imposed on the supply of firewood and charcoal, in restive northeast state of Borno.

Bulama Biu, the acting General Officer Commanding (GOC) 7 Division, who made the disclosure …

UN ENVOY VISITS SOUTHERN LIBYA FOR THE FIRST TIME

TRIPOLI, UN Special Envoy to Libya, Ghassan Salame, on Sunday, visited southern Libya for the first time, since taking office in July, 2017, where he met with tribal elders, academics and local activists.

Salame confirmed …

UN ENVOY VISITS SOUTHERN LIBYA FOR THE FIRST TIME

TRIPOLI, UN Special Envoy to Libya, Ghassan Salame, on Sunday, visited southern Libya for the first time, since taking office in July, 2017, where he met with tribal elders, academics and local activists.

Salame confirmed …