Saturday, November 17, 2018

Congo bank helped Hezbollah-linked company avoid US sanctions, report says

One of the most prominent banks in the Democratic Republic of the Congo may have been diverting assets to enable financiers of terrorism avoid...

United Nations: Joseph Kabila Must Uphold Promise to Step Down

The United Nations is calling on Democratic Republic of Congo President Joseph Kabila to keep his promise to step down amid protests throughout the...

Cameroon Council Silences Journalists, Media Outlets

YAOUNDE — Cameroon's National Communication Council, the government media regulator, has suspended 30 journalists or radio and TV programs for what it calls biased reporting. Among...

WHO ships first batch of Ebola vaccine to DR Congo

The World Health Organization has sent the first 4,000 doses of an Ebola vaccine to the Democratic Republic of the Congo. Officials hope the vaccine,...

Sirleaf, dos Santos, Khama: African leaders waving ‘goodbye’ to U.N. Gen. Assembly

Three African leaders will be participating or sending representation to what will be their last official participation in the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA). The UNGA kicks...

Central African President Pleads to UN: Don’t Forget Us

UNITED NATIONS — The president of the Central African Republic, Faustin-Archange Touadera, on Tuesday pleaded with the world to not forget his country and urged...

Congo: ‘I’m not God, I never said I will be president for life’ –...

President of the Republic of Congo, Denis Sassou Nguesso, has responded to opponents who claim he wants to be president for life. He was speaking...

President Joseph Kabila pledges DR Congo elections

Democratic Republic of Congo President Joseph Kabila told the United Nations on Saturday that his country is moving towards holding elections, but vowed to...

No DR Congo elections ‘until April 2019’

Elections in the Democratic Republic of Congo cannot be held until at least April 2019, the electoral commission has said. But in a statement, the...

Celebrations in Cameroon after Afcon win

There have been celebrations across Cameroon after the country's football team won the Africa Cup of Nations (Afcon), coming from behind to beat Egypt...

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U.K. Government in Great Crisis As Four Ministers Resign Over Brexit

The United Kingdom’s Brexit Secretary, Dominic Raab, and the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, Esther McVey, have resigned along with two junior...

Buju Banton Will Be A Free Man In A Matter Of Days

Buju Banton will be a free man in a matter of days. Buju will be released on December 8, 2018, according to The US...

Will Smith’s Son, Jaden Smith Comes Out As Gay, Dating Tyler The Creator (Video)

Will Smith‘s son Jaden Smith has come out as gay, and disclosed that he and rapper Tyler The Creator are dating. Tyler publicly came...