POLITIQUES | POLITICS

31-May-2019 to 12:56

Late Etienne Tshisekedi lying in state at Kinshasa stadium

APA Congo (Kinshasa) By Mathias Odiekila — The mortal remains of Etienne Tshisekedi, which arrived in the Congolese capital Kinshasa on Thursday night from Belgium was on Friday taken to lie in state at Martyrs Stadium.

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30-May-2019 to 22:56

Botswana: Disaffected ruling party members create splinter

APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — Botswana Democratic Party (BDP) has officially split with its former members now confirming that they are the once behind the establishment of a new political party, APA can reveal Thursday.

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30-May-2019 to 14:09

Algeria investigates death of hunger striker

APA-Algiers (Algeria) — The Algerian government says it is investigating the death of a political activist who went on hunger strike while in detention.

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29-May-2019 to 17:55

G/Bissau CSO calls on army to eschew violence

APA-Bissau (Guinea-Bissau) By Nouha Mancaly — The National Civil Society Movement for Peace, Democracy and Development of Guinea-Bissau is calling on the army to eschew violence in its interventions to settle political disputes.

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29-May-2019 to 17:47

Liberian leader urges steadfastness amidst torrid times

APA-Monrovia (Liberia) — President George Manneh Weah President Weah is calling on all citizens to remain steadfast and not allow the difficult times the country is currently facing to define us as a country.

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28-May-2019 to 18:41

Senegalese leader extols virtues of national dialogue

APA-Dakar (Senegal) By Demba Dieng — President Macky Sall on Tuesday praised the virtues of dialogue, inviting Senegal’s economic, political and social leaders to engage in meaningful rapprochement to facilitate development, strengthen security and deepen peace.

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27-May-2019 to 22:27

Court martialed Jammeh generals freed

APA-Banjul (The Gambia) — Two Gambian army generals who returned from accompanying exiled former president Yahya Jammeh to Equatorial Guinea last year have been acquitted and discharged by a military court.

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