Joseph Kabila Kicks the Can Down the Road

[Atlantic Council] Joseph Kabila, the president of the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC), is unlikely to abide by the terms of an agreement that aims to end his fifteen-year rule and ensure the DRC’s first-ever democratic transition of power, said…

[Atlantic Council] Joseph Kabila, the president of the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC), is unlikely to abide by the terms of an agreement that aims to end his fifteen-year rule and ensure the DRC's first-ever democratic transition of power, said J. Peter Pham, director of the Atlantic Council's Africa Center.

source: AllAfrica News: Congo-Kinshasa

NIgeria Pledges to Work for :Peaceful Handover

[Premium Times] Nigeria’s Foreign Affairs Minister, Geoffrey Onyeama, says his country will do everything possible to help The Gambia have a peaceful resolution to its political crisis.

[Premium Times] Nigeria's Foreign Affairs Minister, Geoffrey Onyeama, says his country will do everything possible to help The Gambia have a peaceful resolution to its political crisis.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

South Africa to Host Sahrawi President

[News24Wire] President Jacob Zuma is set to host the President of the Sahrawi Arab Democratic Republic, Brahim Ghali, who is expected in the country on Friday for a working visit, the presidency has said in a statement.

[News24Wire] President Jacob Zuma is set to host the President of the Sahrawi Arab Democratic Republic, Brahim Ghali, who is expected in the country on Friday for a working visit, the presidency has said in a statement.

source: AllAfrica News: Western Sahara

Convoy System Suspended Following Truce

[AIM] Maputo -The Mozambican authorities have suspended the system of convoys under armed escort along particularly dangerous stretches of road in the centre of the country, so that motorists are now free to drive along these roads at any time they cho…

[AIM] Maputo -The Mozambican authorities have suspended the system of convoys under armed escort along particularly dangerous stretches of road in the centre of the country, so that motorists are now free to drive along these roads at any time they choose.

source: AllAfrica News: Mozambique

Students Arrested in South Kordofan Unrest

[Radio Dabanga] Dalanj -Seven students of Dalanj University in South Kordofan were arrested and four were injured on Tuesday in clashes between student supporters of the ruling National Congress Party (NCP) and other students.

[Radio Dabanga] Dalanj -Seven students of Dalanj University in South Kordofan were arrested and four were injured on Tuesday in clashes between student supporters of the ruling National Congress Party (NCP) and other students.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

French Troops Escape Sex Abuse Charges

[RFI] No French soldiers have been charged as judges wrap up an investigation into allegations of sexual abuse relating to France’s Sangaris operation in the wartorn Central African Republic (CAR).

[RFI] No French soldiers have been charged as judges wrap up an investigation into allegations of sexual abuse relating to France's Sangaris operation in the wartorn Central African Republic (CAR).

source: AllAfrica News: Central African Republic