Lesotho Wire
Lesotho Wire

Cameroon: Separatist Fighters Occupy 50 Schools

BAMENDA, CAMEROON – Cameroon says armed separatists are occupying more than 50 schools in its western English-speaking regions, using them for training and to hide from the military. The alleged occupation could complicate government plans to restart education in the …

Seychelles’ opposition coalition announces presidential candidate selection process for 2020

Seychelles’ main opposition coalition, Linyon Demokratik Seselwa (LDS), announced over the weekend the process it will follow for selecting a candidate for next year’s presidential election.

Any person willing to stand as a presidential candidate for LDS can submit their …

Seychelles’ opposition coalition announces presidential candidate selection process for 2020

Seychelles’ main opposition coalition, Linyon Demokratik Seselwa (LDS), announced over the weekend the process it will follow for selecting a candidate for next year’s presidential election.

Any person willing to stand as a presidential candidate for LDS can submit their …

Africa poses critical challenge for World Bank, IMF

Global heat maps of extreme poverty show Africa in deep red.

And the problem will only accelerate as population on the continent grows in coming decades.

“The problems are very real and are large,” newly installed World Bank President David …

South Africa: Ruling party ANC voices “full confidence” in president implicated in election donation scandal

CAPE TOWN, The ruling African National Congress (ANC) on Saturday voiced full confidence in President Cyril Ramaphosa who is implicated in an election donation scandal.

Ramaphosa has the ANC’s full confidence in his ability to champion efforts of building South …