POLITIQUES | POLITICS

30-Jul-2019 to 15:19

Why is anger spilling into Gambian streets?

APA-Banjul (The Gambia) — Last week witnessed a series of wildcat protests in the streets of The Gambia as political tensions mount four months ahead of the country's so-called hour of truth in December.

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29-Jul-2019 to 14:17

Guinea: Shooting down Conde’s third-term bid

APA - Conakry (Guinea) — While in Senegal, people generally express their discontent with red bands tied to their arms or head-- as advised by former President Abdoulaye Wade (2000-2012)--, in the Republic of Guinea, protesters show their moods by wearing a ‘Cabral’ cap.

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25-Jul-2019 to 20:09

Senior officials suspended over Ethiopia unrest

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — The Ethiopian government has suspended senior leadership of Sidama and Hadiya zones, and heads of Hawassa city administration in southern part of the country.

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25-Jul-2019 to 11:12

Tunisian President Béji Caid Essebsi dies

APA-Tunis (Tunisia) — The President of Tunisia Béji Caïd Essebsi has died on Thursday at the age of 92, his office confirmed in a statement.

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25-Jul-2019 to 08:54

Sudan 'coup foiled' as army chief arrested

APA-Sudan (Khartoum) — Sudan's military says it has rounded up late on Wednesday the army chief and several high-ranking army officers in connection with an abortive coup, the fourth in three months.

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24-Jul-2019 to 13:45

Kenyan leader appoints new acting Finance minister

APA-Nairobi(Kenya) — President Uhuru Kenyatta on Wednesday named Labour Cabinet Secretary, Ukur Yattani as acting Treasury Cabinet Secretary to replace discredited Henry Rotich, who was arrested on Monday over corruption charges.

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22-Jul-2019 to 12:59

Liberia’s President calls for national unity

APA-Monrovia (Liberia) — Liberia President George Manneh Weah has stressed the need for all citizens to pray for Liberia’s progress as well as for one another to honor God’s word, which says “love your neighbor as you love yourself.”

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