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‘Monumental triumph’ in Paris as world adopts new climate change agreement, says UN chief

Following the adoption of the new Paris Agreement on climate change, United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon said government representatives made history today. “The Paris Agreement...

Ban all Muslim travel to U.S. – Donald Trump

Republican presidential front-runner Donald Trump called Monday for barring all Muslims from entering the United States. "Donald J. Trump is calling for a total and complete...

Authorities detain six relatives of gunman who attacked Bataclan theatre

President François Hollande on Saturday promised a "merciless" response to the wave of terrorist attacks across Paris that killed at least 129 people, describing...

Former Guinea President pleads guilty to smuggling

General Sekouba Konate, former transitional President of Guinea has reportedly pleaded guilty to smuggling 64, 000 dollars into the United States of America. Gen Konate...

The great escape| How Kenyatta and Ruto beat the ICC

In late 2010, about three years after the brutal post-election violence in Kenya that had killed more than 1,400 people, the slow-moving wheels of...

World Bank invests in firms using tax havens – Oxfam

The World Bank's investments in sub-Saharan Africa came under attack on Monday by global charity Oxfam which said the vast majority of loans made...

Joint Statement by the United States and South Africa on Agricultural Trade

Paris, France – U.S. and South Africa industry and government officials met in Paris for two days of talks on agricultural and broader trade...

Remarks by Presidents Kenyatta of Kenya and Obama of USA before Bilateral Meeting

PRESIDENT KENYATTA:  Mr. President, once again, on a more formal basis, let me take this opportunity on behalf of my government, the people of...

South Africa considers leaving ICC

South Africa will consider withdrawing from the International Criminal Court as a "last resort" following a dispute over a visit by Sudanese President Omar...

US to suspend South Africa duty-free agricultural trade status

The U.S. plans to suspend trade benefits on agricultural goods from South Africa, intensifying a dispute over that country’s restrictions on farm imports that...
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