POLITIQUES | POLITICS

18-Sep-2019 to 12:22

Post electoral protests grip Malawi

APA-Lilongwe (Malawi) — Amid tight security provided by the police and the army, thousands of angry but peaceful Malawian demonstrators marched through the country’s major cities on Wednesday, demanding the resignation of the electoral commission chairperson Jane Ansah.

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16-Sep-2019 to 23:18

Cameroon leader clarifies national dialogue theme

APA-Yaoundé (Cameroon) — Cameroon's president Paul Biya, on Monday outlined the main themes of the national dialogue slated for late September which is expected to put paid to the secessionist crisis in its English-speaking regions.

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16-Sep-2019 to 22:30

ICC prosecutor appeals Gbagbo acquittal

APA-Abidjan (Côte d'Ivoire) — The Prosecutor of the International Criminal Court (ICC) on Monday appealed against the acquittal of former Ivorian President Laurent Gbagbo and his co-accused Charles Blé Goudé, the institution said.

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14-Sep-2019 to 18:36

Gambia white paper indicts Jammeh, associates

APA-Banjul (The Gambia) — The government of the Gambia has taken steps to implement recommendations of a Commission of Inquiry into the financial dealings of former president Yahya Jammeh and his close associates by releasing its report to the public and a corresponding cabinet white paper.

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14-Sep-2019 to 10:20

ECOWAS leaders' summit beams spotlight on terrorism

APA-Ouagadougou (Burkina Faso) — Regional leaders of the Economic Community of West African States are holding an extraordinary summit in Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso on Saturday to deliberate on the growing threat from terrorism and its unprecedented rippling effects in the region.

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12-Sep-2019 to 23:05

S/Leone: President, predecessor meet to end feud

APA-Freetown (Sierra Leone) — Sierra Leone's President Julius Maada Bio on Thursday hosted his predecessor Ernest Bai Koroma at the presidency in a bid to end a long-running feud between the two men and maintain peace and stability in the country.

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10-Sep-2019 to 14:19

42-year old Kenyan appointed to US State Cabinet

APA-Nairobi(Kenya) — The American state of Tennessee Governor Bill Lee has appointed a native Kenyan to serve in his government as the new commissioner of Commerce and Insurance.

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