Bemba’s Release a ‘Huge Blow for The Many Victims’

[This is Africa] Jean-Pierre Bemba Gombo, the Congolese ex-vice president, has been given an “interim release” by the International Criminal Court after serving more than 80% of the maximum possible sentence. Bemba will be handed over to neighbouring B…

[This is Africa] Jean-Pierre Bemba Gombo, the Congolese ex-vice president, has been given an "interim release" by the International Criminal Court after serving more than 80% of the maximum possible sentence. Bemba will be handed over to neighbouring Belgium, where his wife and five children live.

source: AllAfrica News: Central African Republic

Morocco’s 2026 World Cup Bid Loss – a Lesson in Pan-Africanism

[This is Africa] Morocco’s fifth World Cup bid crashed spectacularly after it lost to the North American trio of US, Mexico and Canada. 11 African countries voted against Morocco. Namibia was unequivocal, clearly stating it voted against Morocco becaus…

[This is Africa] Morocco's fifth World Cup bid crashed spectacularly after it lost to the North American trio of US, Mexico and Canada. 11 African countries voted against Morocco. Namibia was unequivocal, clearly stating it voted against Morocco because of its occupation of the Sahrawi Republic. Morocco might have rejoined the African Union, but many Africans still don't think its loyalty lies in Africa.

source: AllAfrica News: Morocco

Liberia – Agriculture Ministry, Ci Launch New Program to Tackle Deforestation

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -The Ministry of Agriculture, with the support of the United Nations Development Program (UNDP), and Conservation International (CI) recently launched the Good Growth Partnership (GGP) under the theme: Taking Deforestation ou…

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -The Ministry of Agriculture, with the support of the United Nations Development Program (UNDP), and Conservation International (CI) recently launched the Good Growth Partnership (GGP) under the theme: Taking Deforestation out of Commodity Supply Chains.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Unilag Probes Lecturer Over Sexual Harassment

[Guardian] University of Lagos (UNILAG) has set up a fact-finding panel to investigate the allegation of sexual harassment involving a lecturer in the institution as published in various social media platforms.

[Guardian] University of Lagos (UNILAG) has set up a fact-finding panel to investigate the allegation of sexual harassment involving a lecturer in the institution as published in various social media platforms.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Lessons for Polls in Zimbabwe, Cameroon and DR Congo

[Africa Portal] As Zimbabwe, Cameroon and the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) prepare to hold historic polls in July, October and December respectively, concerns around violence, intimidation and credible electoral processes are rising.

[Africa Portal] As Zimbabwe, Cameroon and the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) prepare to hold historic polls in July, October and December respectively, concerns around violence, intimidation and credible electoral processes are rising.

source: AllAfrica News: Cameroon