Category Archives: Education

Two Congo Opposition Leaders Pull Support for Joint Election Candidate

Two Congolese opposition leaders on Monday pulled out of a wider deal to support a single candidate in next month’s presidential election, seemingly ending hopes of a united front against the handpicked successor to Joseph Kabila.

Felix Tshisekedi and Vital …

SUDAN INVITES AFRICAN LEADERS TO ATTEND PEACE NEGOTIATIONS FOR CENTRAL AFRICAN REPUBLIC

KHARTOUM– Sudan said that it has invited African leaders to attend the opening session of peace negotiations between the government and the opposition in Central African Republic (CAR), a local media outlet reported.

The opening session is slated for mid-November …

SUDAN INVITES AFRICAN LEADERS TO ATTEND PEACE NEGOTIATIONS FOR CENTRAL AFRICAN REPUBLIC

KHARTOUM– Sudan said that it has invited African leaders to attend the opening session of peace negotiations between the government and the opposition in Central African Republic (CAR), a local media outlet reported.

The opening session is slated for mid-November …

Nigerian Shiite Leader Denied Bail After Backers Killed During Protest

The leader of Nigeria’s minority Shiite Muslims was denied bail Wednesday, days after the group said more than 40 of its members had been killed by security forces shooting at protesters calling for his release.

Ibrahim Zakzaky, leader of the

Nigerian Shiite Leader Denied Bail After Backers Killed During Protest

The leader of Nigeria’s minority Shiite Muslims was denied bail Wednesday, days after the group said more than 40 of its members had been killed by security forces shooting at protesters calling for his release.

Ibrahim Zakzaky, leader of the

Cameroon Leader Tells Separatists to Lay Down Arms

Cameroon’s president on Tuesday warned Anglophone separatists to lay down their arms or face the full force of the law, a day after dozens of schoolchildren were abducted in the rebel region.

Clashes between a secessionist movement and the army