African news – Saif al-Islam Gaddafi, the son of fallen Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi has welcomed the detention of former French president Nicholas Sarkozy and reiterated his offer of evidence showing that Sarkozy’s 2007 election campaign was funded by illicit… Read More ›
Former French President Nicolas Sarkozy was being held in police custody on Tuesday for questioning by magistrates looking into allegations of Libyan funding for his 2007 election campaign, an official in the French judiciary said.
President Trump has removed Secretary of State Rex Tillerson and replaced him with CIA Director Mike Pompeo
“Mike Pompeo, Director of the CIA, will become our new Secretary of State,” Trump tweeted.
The government of South Sudan has boycotted the second phase of the IGAD-brokered South Sudanese peace talks in the Ethiopian capital, Addis Ababa. The second phase of High-Level Revitalization Forum kicked off Monday after the signing of a cessation of hostilities… Read More ›
Mohammed bin Salman, Saudi Arabia’s 32-year-old crown prince, has pledged to reform the kingdom.CreditBandar Al-Jaloud/Saudi Royal Palace, via Agence France-Presse — Getty Images BEIRUT, Lebanon — Saudi Arabia has collected more than $100 billion from prominent citizens who were detained… Read More ›
January 24, 2018, Africans has learned from a credible source that Paul Malong is now officially is under house arrest. Kenya government has now accepted the request from Salva Kirr that Paul Malong will not be allowed to leave Kenya…. Read More ›
You are the real deal, Donald. You’re a gold-star racist. You are an uber-cracker, a genetic miracle bringing together the entitled ignorance of a modern billionaire with the owl-killing, witch-burning superstition of a medieval hovel-dweller. Via – Sunday times
Former footballer George Weah speaks to journalists after casting his ballot for the second round of presidential elections on December 26, 2017, at a polling station in Monrovia. Picture: AFP
MEM – Saudi Arabia’s authorities have released a number of detained royals allegedly involved in corruption in public office. The move came after a settlement was agreed with the suspects, the daily Okaz reported yesterday.
Guatemala’s President Jimmy Morales addressing the 72nd session of the United Nations General Assembly at the UN headquarters in New York on 19 September (AFP) Guatemalan President Jimmy Morales instructed that the Central American country’s embassy in Israel be moved… Read More ›
KHARTOUM (Reuters) – Turkey and Sudan have agreed to set up a “strategic cooperation council” to strengthen economic ties, their presidents said at a news conference in Khartoum on Sunday after the first visit by a Turkish leader to the… Read More ›
BY NIALL STANAGE – 12/24/17 President Trump’s first year in office has produced a relentless stream of controversies. Trump’s willingness to flout political norms has outraged his critics, even while it has delighted his supporters.
CAIRO – 23 December 2017: In a bid to break the current stalemate affecting the negotiations concerning the establishment of the Renaissance Dam, Minister of Foreign Affairs Sameh Shoukry visits Ethiopia this week to meet with his Ethiopian counterpart.
Saif al-Islam Gaddafi, the son of the former Libyan president, enjoys the support of major tribes in Libya so he can run for the upcoming presidential elections due in 2018 – Via African news