Thursday, April 18, 2019

eSwatini to elect MPs

People in the southern African kingdom of eSwatini have been electing members of parliament in a vote which critics have described as a farce. Political...

Challenge to Swaziland name change

A pro-democracy activist in Swaziland has challenged the king's decision to change the country's name. In April, King Mswati III, one of the world's last-remaining...

Swaziland defiant in face of Chinese pressure to drop Taiwan

Taiwan has lost all but one African ally - and now China has urged Swaziland to drop ties with Taipei ahead of a summit...

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Deposed Sudanese Leader Al Bashir Moved To Maximum Security Prison

  Sudan's former President Omar al-Bashir has been moved to Kobar maximum security prison, days after he was deposed in a military coup. Reports say the...

The first African refugee in U.S. Congress is facing death threats thanks to Trump

As the spotlight falls on Somali-American Ilhan Omar, the first African refugee in the U.S. Congress, so are the death threats against her after...

Congo president’s daughter accused of using stolen money to buy Trump apartment

The Sassou-Ngueso family, which has ruled Congo for nearly 40 years, has been embroiled in another controversy, this time, involving alleged money laundering. The daughter...