Kushayb’s Surrender Lifts Hopes ICC Could Try Others Wanted for Darfur Crimes

The surrender of ex-warlord Ali Kushayb to the International Criminal Court has raised hope that others wanted for crimes in Sudan’s Darfur region could be turned over to the ICC, including former Sudanese president Omar al-Bashir. Sudanese officials in February said that former officials, including Bashir, would face trial at the ICC. Ali Kushayb is in the custody of the International Criminal Court (ICC) after surrendering to authorities in the Central […]

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Ex-Lesotho PM Linked to Murder for Hire Plot in Ex-Wife’s Killing

A just filed police affidavit revealed a murder for hire scheme, where Lesotho’s former Prime Minister Thomas Thabane and his wife, Maesaiah, made a down payment of $24,000 to kill his estranged wife Lipolelo three years ago. The French News Press (AFP) said, Deputy Commissioner of Police Paseka Mokete said, Thabane and Maesaiah “wanted the deceased dead so that (Maesaiah) could assume the position of First Lady.” Thabane was in a nasty divorce with Lipolelo when […]

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WHO Says COVID-19 Pandemic is Accelerating in Africa

The World Health Organization reports the COVID-19 pandemic is accelerating in Africa and moving from the continent’s large capital cities into the remote rural areas where it will be more difficult to contain the spread of the disease.   Globally, there were  more than seven million coronavirus infections Wednesday, including more than 400,000 deaths. Latest reports […]

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Coronavirus Poses Leadership Test for Africa’s Heads of State

As Burundi enters a period of mourning for President Pierre Nkurunziza, who died Monday, his leadership during the coronavirus pandemic is being scrutinized.   Nkurunziza’s official cause of death was listed as “cardiac arrest.” However, many have speculated that he contracted COVID-19 following reports that his wife was flown to Kenya to be treated for […]

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Huawei facilite la transformation numérique des clients du secteur financier du monde entier grâce à une stratégie centrée sur le mobile et des capacités de cloud, d’intelligence artificielle et de 5G

– Huawei organise en ligne le Sommet mondial FSI 2020 SHENZHEN, Chine, 11 juin 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Aujourd’hui, Huawei a organisé son Sommet mondial FSI 2020 (partie étrangère en ligne) avec pour thème « Prospérer numériquement dans un avenir mobile ». Les institutions financières et les entreprises ont été invitées à partager leur expérience et leurs points de vue sur la […]

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Lancement du compte à rebours : la 127e Foire de Canton accueille des événements de présentation en ligne pour les partenaires et les acheteurs mondiaux

GUANGZHOU, Chine, 11 juin 2020 /PRNewswire/ — À quelques jours de la 127e édition de la Foire d’import-export de Chine (« Foire de Canton » ou « Foire »), plusieurs événements en ligne ont été organisés dans divers endroits à l’intention des acheteurs étrangers. Quandong Liu, Maggie Pu et Yi Yu, les Directeurs généraux adjoints du Bureau des Affaires […]

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Countdown to Kickoff: 127th Canton Fair Hosts Online Introduction Events for Global Partners and Buyers

GUANGZHOU, China, June 11, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — With the 127th China Import and Export Fair (“Canton Fair” or “the Fair”) days away, several online events were held for global buyers at multiple locations. Deputy Director General of the Foreign Affairs Office of Canton Fair, Quandong Liu, Maggie Pu and Yi Yu introduced the features of […]

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