Economy

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 22, 2017

World Update: Trump declares North Korea state sponsor of terror

President Donald Trump on Monday declared North Korea a state sponsor of terrorism, returning Kim Jong-Un’s nuclear-armed pariah regime to a short blacklist of targeted US […]
November 22, 2017

Africa Update: African Union welcomes Mugabe resignation

The African Union has welcomed Robert Mugabe’s decision to step down as president of Zimbabwe, saying the people had expressed their will for a “peaceful transfer […]