Daily Archives: October 28, 2018

UN Rights Chief Demands Apology from Burundi

The U.N. High Commissioner for Human Rights, Michelle Bachelet, is demanding the government of Burundi apologize for its inflammatory, personal attacks against members of the Independent Commission of Inquiry, impugning their credibility.

On Wednesday, Burundi …

SOUTH AFRICA: CONSTITUTIONAL COURT RULES CURTAILING POWER OF CHIEFS TO CUT MINING DEALS

PRETORIA– South Africa’s top court ruled that a platinum miner that has a deal with a tribal chief could not evict a group of black farmers, in a decision that could curtail the power of …

SOUTH AFRICA: CONSTITUTIONAL COURT RULES CURTAILING POWER OF CHIEFS TO CUT MINING DEALS

PRETORIA– South Africa’s top court ruled that a platinum miner that has a deal with a tribal chief could not evict a group of black farmers, in a decision that could curtail the power of …

Local Media: eSwatini King Appoints MTN Executive as Prime Minister

eSwatini’s King Mswati has appointed Ambrose Dlamini, chief executive of the local unit of telecoms group MTN, as new prime minister of the southern African kingdom, local media reported.

Mswati is Africa’s last absolute monarch …

Ministry of Foreign Affairs Announcement on the death of a Greek citizen during an exchange of fire in Bularat

Greek authorities, in close contact with Albanian authorities, closely followed, from the very first moment, developments related to an incident in the Albanian village of Bularat, where a Greek citizen allegedly opened fire against Albanian …