[New Times] The High Court Chamber for International Crimes in Nyanza on Thursday, May 28, 2020, sentenced Ladislas Ntaganzwa to life in prison for Genocide crimes he committed during the 1994 genocide against the Tutsi.
[allAfrica] Cape Town -What have Jesus, Satan, steam, onions, artemisia plants, pawpaws, goats and sheep got to do with fighting the coronavirus in Tanzania?
[Premium Times] Nigerian president’s chief of staff dies from coronavirus
Editor’s note: The Economist is making some of its most important coverage of the covid-19 pandemic freely available to readers of The Economist Today, our daily newsletter. To receive it, register here.
[SAnews.gov.za] Health Minister Zweli Mkhize has announced that South Africa now has 202 confirmed cases of the Coronavirus.
[Premium Times] Africa, as of Friday morning, has confirmed about 146 Covid-19 cases on the continent, the World Health Organisation has said.
[VOA] Last year was the deadliest in recent history for extremist violence in the Sahel region of Africa. The trend appears to be continuing in 2020 and experts warn more must be done to avoid a crisis in the region.
[allAfrica] Cape Town -A court in Luanda has charged Isabel dos Santos with money laundering and mismanagement during her time as chairwoman of state oil firm Sonangol, reports France 24.
[The Conversation Africa] The United Nations’ peace operations are changing. This is true of a range of operations, from special political missions and peacebuilding offices to multidimensional peace efforts.
SO UPSET WEREthey over the crash of a Ukrainian passenger jet that not one but two officials in Iran’s Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC), including its leader, said they wished they were dead. TheIRGC, the regime’s Praetorian guard, shot down the plane by mistake over Tehran on January 8th, then tried to cover it up