[RFI] Chad’s government continues to hold the head of an Equatorial Guinean opposition party after he was arrested south of N’Djamena, the Chadian capital, last Thursday, according to the Spanish foreign ministry.
[AIM] Maputo -The Mozambican Attorney-General’s Office (PGR) announced on Wednesday that it has received two notifications from European arbitration tribunals, concerning attempts by the Abu Dhabi based group Privinvest to sue the Mozambican state for hundreds of millions of dollars.
[VOA] Reports citing relatives of former Sudanese President Omar al-Bashir say the ousted leader has been moved from house arrest to prison. But protesters who are demanding civilian leadership, instead of the transitional military council, are skeptical.
[News24Wire] While allegations of the largesse meted out to South African politicians – notably those belonging to the governing party – rocked the country over the last few months as the Zondo commission into state capture heard evidence, the 2018 edition of the Register of Members’ Interests made for rather boring reading.
[New Zimbabwe] President Emmerson Mnangagwa treading an area that his predecessor former President Robert Mugabe feared to tread, the emotive issue of the post-independence massacres commonly known as Gukurahundi.
[Leadership] The Special Presidential Investigation Panel for the Recovery of Public Property on Wednesday said it had recovered sum of 20 million dollars from one of the commercial banks in the country.
[Premium Times] The All Progressives Congress (APC) has told the Presidential Election Petition Tribunal in Abuja that the candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the February 23 presidential poll, Atiku Abubakar, is not a Nigerian.
[Deutsche Welle] Hundreds of thousands of people took to the streets of Algiers and other Algerian cities to demand the ruling elite step down from power. They were the first rallies since elections were announced for July.
[African Arguments] The new rivalries at the top. An aborted revolution. And the international actors jostling for dominance.
[New Zimbabwe] Former Health Minister, David Parirenyatwa has accused the State of tempering with evidence arguing he is likely to go to jail for a crime he never committed.