Edition:
United States

Africa

 

"The people have spoken," says Zimbabwe's new leader

Photo

HARARE Zimbabwe's new leader Emmerson Mnangagwa told a cheering crowd in Harare on Wednesday that the country was entering a new stage of democracy following Robert Mugabe's removal as president after nearly four decades in power. | Video

Recent Africa News

"The people have spoken," Zimbabwe's Mnangagwa tells cheering crowd

HARARE Zimbabwe's former vice president Emmerson Mnangagwa, who is due to be sworn in to replace Robert Mugabe as president on Friday, told a cheering crowd in Harare on Wednesday that the country was entering a new stage of democracy.

12:46pm EST

France tells Libya to act over migrant "crimes against humanity"

PARIS France demanded on Wednesday an urgent U.N. Security Council session on human trafficking in Libya and raised the possibility of sanctions on the country after a video appearing to show African migrants sold as slaves there sparked global outrage.

12:38pm EST

European shares retreat on euro bounce; UK flat after budget

MILAN European shares slipped after two days of gains on Wednesday, led by the DAX , which was hit by a bounce in the euro as well as deadlock in attempts to form a new German government.

12:09pm EST

Mladic verdict carries message for Syria and beyond: U.N.'s Zeid

GENEVA The conviction of former Bosnian Serb military commander Ratko Mladic for genocide and crimes against humanity serves as a warning to others such as Syrian President Bashar al-Assad, the United Nations' human rights chief said on Wednesday.

11:59am EST

Uganda denies corruption allegations against its foreign minister

KAMPALA Uganda on Wednesday denied its foreign minister had engaged in corrupt activities with a Hong Kong man who has been charged with bribery and other violations by U.S. authorities.

11:50am EST

South Africa's Ramaphosa leads in nominations for ANC leader: poll

JOHANNESBURG South Africa's Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa has taken a lead in party nominations for the next leader of the ruling African National Congress (ANC), securing the support of 65 percent of branches tallied so far, a poll showed.

11:17am EST

South Africa's Zuma appoints permanent police commissioner

JOHANNESBURG South African President Jacob Zuma appointed General Khehla Sitole as national police commissioner on Wednesday, filling the position on a permanent basis for the first time in nearly three years.

11:16am EST

Gold mining firms set aside $360 million for South Africa silicosis law suit

CAPE TOWN Six gold mining firms, including Anglo American, have made a 5 billion rand ($361 million) provision to settle a class action law suit with thousands of miners who contracted fatal lung diseases while working in South African mines, an industry document said on Wednesday.

10:34am EST

South Africa's Zuma met Zimbabwe's Mnangagwa in Pretoria

JOHANNESBURG South African President Jacob Zuma hosted Zimbabwe's former vice president Emmerson Mnangagwa in Pretoria on Wednesday, eNCA television footage showed.

9:42am EST

Zimbabwe's Mnangagwa arrives home, to be sworn in as president Friday

HARARE Zimbabwe's former vice president Emmerson Mnangagwa arrived back in the country on Wednesday, two days before he is due to be sworn in as president to replace Robert Mugabe, ruling party ZANU-PF official Larry Mavhima said.

9:41am EST
 
Blue Sözlük - Menüx

Üzerine geldiğiniz kelimenin anlamını görmek için lütfen CTRL tuşuna basınız.
Blue Sözlük (esc) x

En Çok Aranan Kelimeler