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Sudan's President Omar Al-Bashir.

Sudan’s Omar Al-Bashir Moved To Maximum Security Khartoum Prison

Deposed Sudanese President Omar al-Bashir has been moved to Khartoum's notorious Kobar maximum security prison where he's being held in solitary confinement.
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Peru Ex-President Garcia Shoots Himself As Police Try To Arrest Him

Peru’s former president Alan Garcia shot himself early on Wednesday after police arrived at his home in the capital Lima to arrest...
Botswana Blue Diamond

Botswana Unveils Rare 20-Carat Blue Diamond

Botswana's state-owned Okavango Diamond Company on Wednesday unveiled the biggest blue diamond ever discovered in the southern African country.
Zimbabwe Economy

‘It’s A Luxury Now’: Zimbabwe Nearly Doubles Bread Price As Economic...

The price of bread nearly doubled in Zimbabwe on Tuesday, another burden for citizens already struggling with a weakening currency and rising...
Soldiers in Sudan stand guard on armoured military vehicles as demonstrators continue protest against government (AFP)

African Union Threatens To Suspend Sudan Following Coup

The African Union on Monday threatened to suspend Sudan following last week's coup that saw Omar al-Bashir ousted by the military after...
Brexit reflected as a Union Jack flag torn away from the European flag.

Brexit Delayed: What Happens Next

Britain’s exit from the European Union was postponed by a late night agreement in Brussels last week that gave Prime Minister Theresa...
US President Donald Trump.

New York Times, Wall Street Journal Win Pulitzer Price For Trump...

The New York Times and The Wall Street Journal were awarded Pulitzer Prizes on Monday for their separate investigations of President Donald Trump and his family.
Smoke billows as fire engulfs the spire of the Notre Dame Cathedral in Paris, France, April 16 2019.

Notre-Dame Cathedral In Paris Engulfed By Fire

A massive fire consumed Notre-Dame Cathedral on Monday, gutting the roof of the Paris landmark and stunning France and the world, though firefighters...
Cardinal George Pell was convicted of sex crimes in December and is currently serving a 6-year prison term.

Australian Media Challenge Charges Over Pell Reporting

The lawyer defending Australia's biggest news organisations against contempt charges for their reporting of Cardinal George Pell's sex crimes conviction denounced on Monday...
Thousands of Sudanese demonstrators continue demonstrations outside the military headquarters in Khartoum, Sudan.

Sudan Protesters Demand Civilian Rule

The main protest group in Sudan on Sunday demanded the immediate handover of power to a civilian transitional government, saying it would...
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16 Dead In Khartoum – Sudan Police

Sixteen people have been killed by "live ammunition" in Khartoum during ongoing protests over the past two days, Sudan's police said on...
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Vatican Holds Spiritual Retreat For Peace in South Sudan

ROME —  Pope Francis has told leaders of South Sudan that peace is possible and urged the country's leaders to seek what unites and overcome...
Algeria Protests

Algeria Protests Keep Up Pressure On Regime

Algerian protesters gathered for the first Friday protests since the announcement of presidential elections to succeed ousted leader Abdelaziz Bouteflika fearing a...
Sudanese celebrate after officials said the military had forced longtime autocratic President Omar al-Bashir to step down after 30 years in power in Khartoum, Sudan, Thursday, April 11, 2019.

Sudan: Bashir Forced Out Of Power In Military Coup, Army Declares...

The army of Sudan has declared a state of emergency and has implemented a nationwide curfew after the ouster of President Omar...
British police arrested WikiLeads founder Julian Assange at the Ecuadorian embassy in London.

WikiLeaks Founder Julian Assange Arrested

WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange’s nearly seven-year stay at Ecuador’s embassy in London came to an abrupt end on Thursday when police entered...

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The crashed SANDF helicopter, close to Swartkop, Pretoria on 18 April 2019.

2 SANDF Members Injured In Helicopter Crash

Two members of the South African National Defence Force have been airlifted to a military hospital in Pretoria following a helicopter crash...