Category Archives: Politics

Nigeria’s Top Judge to Face Trial on Asset-declaration Charges

ABUJA, NIGERIA Nigeria’s chief justice will face trial Monday for allegedly breaching asset-declaration rules, the Code of Conduct Tribunal (CCT) said Saturday, a month before a presidential election in Africa’s most populous country.

Chief Justice …

Minister of Housing and Lands inaugurates Residence Topaze in Souillac

GIS� 04 January, 2019: A new NHDC housing complex – Residence Topaze – comprising 65 housing units of 39m� and funded to tune of Rs 78 million, was inaugurated on Friday 28 December 2018, in …

4 South Sudanese Killed in Sudan Protests

At least four South Sudanese nationals have been killed during the ongoing protests in Sudan, according to South Sudan’s embassy in Khartoum.

In an exclusive interview with VOA’s South Sudan in Focus, South Sudan Ambassador …

Sudan Says Ready to Work With US to Get Off Terror Blacklist

Sudan on Thursday welcomed a U.S. announcement that Washington was willing to remove Khartoum from its blacklist of state sponsors of terrorism and said it was ready to cooperate.
The U.S. State Department Wednesday said …

Mauritanian Activists Cheer US Move to End Trade Deal Over Slavery

Mauritanian activists Tuesday praised the United States’ decision to end trade benefits over the practice of slavery and called on other states to follow suit with sanctions.
U.S. President Donald Trump said Friday that Mauritania …