Friday, October 18, 2019

Zuma’s Trial

After nine years leading South Africa, Jacob Zuma's presidency has come to an end. His rule was overshadowed by a series of extraordinary scandals. This charming...

Cyril Ramaphosa succeeds Zuma as South African president

Cyril Ramaphosa, head of the ruling African National Congress (ANC), has been sworn in as South Africa's president, fewer than 24 hours after the...

Oxfam deputy resigns over aid mission sex scandals

UK-based charity Oxfam's second-in-command has quit over allegations aid workers paid for sex while on assignments in Haiti and Chad. Penny Lawrence, Oxfam's deputy chief...

South Africa: ANC leaders expected to ask President Zuma to resign

Leaders of South Africa's governing ANC party are meeting to decide the future of President Jacob Zuma. The National Executive Committee (NEC) is likely to...

Mo Ibrahim prize: Liberia’s Sirleaf wins African leadership prize

Liberia’s ex-president, Ellen Johnson Sirleaf, has won the $5m (£3.6m) Mo Ibrahim prize for African Leadership. Mrs Sirleaf, who stepped down last month, became Africa’s...

Raila Odinga ‘sworn in’ as Kenya’s people’s president

Kenyan opposition leader Raila Odinga has taken an unofficial oath to be "sworn in" as the nation's people's president. Odinga took his oath on Tuesday...

French salmonella baby milk scandal ‘affects 83 countries’

More than 12 million boxes of powdered baby milk have now been recalled in 83 countries in a salmonella scandal involving French company Lactalis. The...

Ellen Johnson Sirleaf: Liberia’s president expelled from her party

Liberia's outgoing president has been expelled from her own party, for allegedly failing to support its candidate to succeed her. Ellen Johnson Sirleaf is accused...

Malawi’s fearsome chief, terminator of child marriages

Mtakataka, Malawi - The mild-mannered woman who zips around a farmhouse packed with knick-knacks and insists her guests eat a meal before...

Israel: African migrants told to leave or face imprisonment

The Israeli government has issued a notice for thousands of African migrants to leave the country or face imprisonment. The migrants will be given...

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