Daily Archives: September 15, 2019

Tunisia Votes for New President

TUNIS, TUNISIA – Tunisians voted Sunday to select their next president among some two dozen candidates with unofficial results suggesting two outsider candidates are ahead.

More than seven million people were eligible to cast their …

African Leaders Pay Tribute To Late Zimbabwe’s Mugabe At State Funeral In Harare

HARARE, Zimbabwe, Foreign dignitaries, including former and current African leaders on Saturday, paid tribute to the late former President of Zimbabwe, Robert Mugabe, at a state funeral in Harare.

Mugabe died in Singapore last week …

Algeria Announces Dec. 12 for Presidential Election

ALGIERS, ALGERIA – Algeria’s interim leader has announced Dec. 12 as the date for the presidential election, in line with the army chief’s demand to fill the vacancy left when longtime leader Abdelaziz Bouteflika was …

Zimbabwean Doctors Protest over Disappearance of Strike Leader

HARARE – A young Zimbabwean doctor who led a recent doctors’ strike over poor government salaries disappeared Saturday, in a move his colleagues say is an overt warning to all public-sector doctors in the country.…