Daily Archives: April 26, 2018

UN Peacekeepers Uncover Suspected Mass Graves in DRC

U.N. investigators have uncovered what they believe to be five mass graves in eastern Democratic Republic of the Congo, the scene of nearly 20 years of fierce ethnic fighting.

A new report says U.N. peacekeepers …

Russia, Ukraine Top NATO Agenda

NATO foreign ministers meet Friday in Brussels, where tensions with Russia are set to top the agenda.

The summit comes weeks after Western countries accused Moscow of poisoning a former spy in Britain. Tensions were …

Protesters Lie Low in Tanzania for Fear of Police

Streets were quiet in Tanzania on Thursday after authorities pledged to beat anyone trying to follow through with planned nationwide protests. The tension points to deeper concerns over the government’s efforts to curb free speech …

Electoral Commission on municipal by-elections held on 25 April 2018

Results of the municipal by-elections held on 25 April 2018

During the by-elections contested yesterday in Gauteng, North West and the Western Cape provinces, the Democratic Alliance (DA) retained 5 seats, the African National Congress …

SOUTH AFRICA LAUNCHES PROBE INTO DEATHS OF BRYDE’S WHALES

PRETORIA– The Department of Environmental Affairs (DEA) and Department of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries (DAFF) have launched a full investigation to identify the causes of deaths of three Bryde’s whales in Mossel Bay, in South …