Category Archives: Legal Judicial

SOUTH AFRICA: DEPUTY PRES RAMAPHOSA TARGETS “PRESSING MATTERS” IN PUSH FOR ZUMA EXIT

CAPE TOWN– African National Congress (ANC) leader Cyril Ramaphosa pulled out of public events to focus on pressing matters, fuelling speculation that Ramaphosa was making a final push to force Jacob Zuma to step down …

Mozambique Denies Doing Business with North Korea

Mozambique is denying allegations that it continues to do business with North Korea in violation of U.N. sanctions.

A CNN report published this month found that North Korea has signed contracts worth millions of dollars …

FGM Survivor Fights To Save Girls From Being Cut

Rahma Wako, 50, is an activist working to eradicate FGM 16 years after Kenya banned the practice — and 44 years after she suffered through the excruciating procedure.

She was cut and sewn at the …

Unanimously Adopting Resolution 2399 (2018), Security Council Extends Sanctions Regime against Central African Republic

The Security Council extended its sanctions regime against the Central African Republic today, consisting of an arms embargo, travel ban and asset freeze on listed individuals and entities, until 31 January 2019, and the mandate …

SOUTH AFRICA WATER CRISIS: CAPE TOWN RESIDENTS URGED TO TURN OFF TOILET TAPS

CAPE TOWN, Residents in the South African city of Cape Town have been warned to “save water as if your life depends on it” to avoid the supply being shut off.

A severe drought has …