Wednesday, January 23, 2019

Gabon thwarts military coup attempt in President’s absence

LIBREVILLE (Reuters) – Gabon foiled an attempted military coup on Monday, arresting several plotters just hours after they took over state radio...

Catholic Church says it knows DRC poll outcome, urges truth

Democratic Republic of Congo’s influential Roman Catholic Church said on Thursday that it knew who had won the country’s presidential elections and...

Opposition, ruling party claim victory in chaotic DRC poll

KINSHASA – Democratic Republic of Congo’s opposition said yesterday it expected one of its candidates to win the presidential election based on...

This is Why Patrice Lumumba’s Widow Was Marched ‘Topless’ Across Leopoldville in 1961

Patrice Lumumba was the undeniable legend of Congolese independence. For an amazing period, Patrice worked vigorously to convey help and reprieve to...

DR Congo vote ‘to be postponed’, candidate says

Officials in the Democratic Republic of Congo have postponed the presidential election scheduled for Sunday, an opposition candidate has told Reuters news agency. Theodore Ngoy...

DR Congo bans rallies in Kinshasa

All campaign rallies have been banned in Kinshasa, the capital of the Democratic Republic of Congo, for security reasons ahead of Sunday's presidential election. The...

‘missing’ Gabonese President Ali Bongo Surfaces In Morocco Recovering From A Stroke

  LIBREVILLE - Gabon President Ali Bongo on Monday made his first appearance since falling ill nearly six weeks ago, in a video shared by...

Anglophone separatists insist they are not Cameroonians

Anglophone separatists insisted they were not Cameroonians as they appeared in military court today. When asked what their nationalities, each ten of the defendants answered...

Holiday in Cameroon for Biya inauguration

Cameroon has declared a public holiday to mark the inauguration of President Paul Biya, the BBC's Mayeni Jones reports. The 85-year-old secured a seventh term...

Search under way for Cameroon kidnapped students

A massive search operation is under way to rescue more than 80 people kidnapped from a school on Monday in Bamenda, the capital of...

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Chris Brown Cleared Of Rape Allegations, Released Without Charge In Paris

US singer Chris Brown has been released without charge in Paris after being questioned on suspicion of rape, French police say.

Uebert Angel breaks rank, condemns violence in Zimbabwe…. makes call for peace

By Staff Reporter Spirit Embassy: GoodNews Church founder Uebert Angel has made an impassioned call for peace in Zimbabwe...

Nelson Chamisa: We call for an immediate end to the crackdown and terror in...

Below is the 6 part statement issued by Chamisa on his tweeter handle. 1/6: We continue to mourn our...