Barton Heyman

November 23, 2017

Africa Update: Equatorial Guinea court confirms ruling party’s landslide election win

Equatorial Guinea’s constitutional court has confirmed the results of this month’s elections in which the ruling party secured a landslide victory with 92 percent of the […]
November 23, 2017

Africa Update: Mugabe granted immunity as part of resignation deal

Zimbabwe’s former president Robert Mugabe was granted immunity from prosecution, sources close to the negotiations said on Thursday. According to the source, Mugabe was assured that […]
November 23, 2017

Nigeria Update: Facebook launches Nigeria initiative to drive innovation, growth

• To open Nigerian hub in 2018 for Africa Social media platform, Facebook, has launched a new nationwide initiative in Nigeria, to further cement its commitment and […]
November 23, 2017

World Update: Tokyo stocks open higher

Tokyo stocks opened higher on Wednesday, tracking rallies on Wall Street, with trade expected to be cautious ahead of a national holiday. The benchmark Nikkei 225 […]