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Ugandan Police Disperse Backers of Lawmaker with Presidential Ambitions

KAMPALA Ugandan police fired tear gas and water cannon on Monday to disperse supporters of popular musician and lawmaker Bobi Wine after they gathered at a beach resort near Kampala where he was planning to …

Mali’s Keita Names Finance Minister as New PM

BAMAKO Mali President Ibrahim Boubacar Keita appointed finance minister Boubou Cisse as prime minister on Monday, days after the government resigned following pressure to respond to the vigilante massacre of about 160 Fulani herders which …

African Asylum-Seekers Could Bear Brunt of Proposed Travel Curbs

As the White House mulls new travel restrictions on countries with high visa overstay rates, activists say African asylum-seekers may feel the consequences.

The Wall Street Journal reported recently that the Trump administration was weighing …

Sudan’s Military Council Vows Peaceful Atmosphere For Political Forces To Assume Power

KHARTOUM, Sudan, Sudan’s Transitional Military Council, said that, its role is to prepare the atmosphere for the political forces to assume power in a peaceful and democratic way.

The meeting reviewed African Union’s role in …

Sudan Party Officials Arrested as Bashir Inquiry Begins

KHARTOUM, SUDAN Sudanese authorities have arrested several top members of the former ruling party of ousted President Omar al-Bashir, in a move that could bolster military rulers who are under mounting pressure by protesters to …