Monthly Archives: August 2018

Uganda Opposition Pop Star Blocked from Flying to US for Aid

Protests erupted in Uganda’s capital on Friday after police blocked a pop star-turned-opposition lawmaker from leaving for the United States for treatment after alleged torture.

The action by security forces has escalated a political dispute …

Uganda Opposition Pop Star Blocked from Flying to US for Aid

Protests erupted in Uganda’s capital on Friday after police blocked a pop star-turned-opposition lawmaker from leaving for the United States for treatment after alleged torture.

The action by security forces has escalated a political dispute …

For African Countries, China Forum Provides Shot at Better Deals

When African leaders meet next week in Beijing for the 2018 Forum on China-Africa Cooperation, they’ll strike million- and billion-dollar deals for infrastructure, business and development projects.

To date, China has made more than $142 …

For African Countries, China Forum Provides Shot at Better Deals

When African leaders meet next week in Beijing for the 2018 Forum on China-Africa Cooperation, they’ll strike million- and billion-dollar deals for infrastructure, business and development projects.

To date, China has made more than $142 …

Cholera Outbreak Stirs Panic in Algeria

Algerian health authorities claim the situation is under control after a cholera epidemic in at least four provinces caused more than 60 confirmed cases of the disease, with several deaths reported.

Residents in a village …