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Saudi Arabia executes Chadians convicted of al-Qaeda-linked killings

The Government of Saudi Arabia has executed two men of chadian origin, for joining an al-Qaeda-linked group that aimed their attacks on foreigners. According to statements made available from Saudi's Interior Ministry, the two...
Burundi's President Pierre Nkurunziza, sworn in for third term.

Burundi President Pierre Nkurunziza sworn in for third term

In a low profile event, Burundi's President Pierre Nkurunziza, has been sworn-in for a third term in office, as president of Burundi. The swearing in was a surprise as it was not scheduled...
Sympathizers gathered around the Body of slain Journalist, Peter Moi.

South Sudanese journalist shot dead in capital

A journalist in South Sudan has lost his life, the journalist Peter Julius Moi was gunned down just days after Salva Kiir issued a stern warning to Media practitioners. Peter Julius Moi was an...
Karim Wade, prosecuted and convicted of illegally enriching himself.

Senegal’s top court rejects appeal to free ex-president’s son

The Senegalese highest court has rejected an appeal by Karim Wade to set aside a six year prison sentence. Karim Wade is the son of former senegalese president Abdoulaye Wade, he was tried on...