Category Archives: Politics

Moroccan King Seeks Government Shake-Up to Calm Frustrations

RABAT, MOROCCO – Morocco’s king is calling for a government reshuffle, seeking “new blood” and saying the country’s development policy isn’t doing enough to meet citizens’ needs.

In a speech Monday night marking his 20 …

Sudan’s Women Demand Power in New Government

JUBA , SOUTH SUDAN – Activists are calling on Sudan’s military and opposition leaders to open the country’s political process to women when the sides begin to implement their recent power-sharing deal.

For most of …

Sudan’s Women Demand Power in New Government

JUBA , SOUTH SUDAN – Activists are calling on Sudan’s military and opposition leaders to open the country’s political process to women when the sides begin to implement their recent power-sharing deal.

For most of …

African Leaders Meet to Push Forward Free-Trade Deal

Officials are gathering in Niger’s capital this weekend for an African Union summit that begins the operational phase of a long-sought continental free trade zone.

Some 50 heads of state were to arrive in Niamey …

African Leaders Meet to Push Forward Free-Trade Deal

Officials are gathering in Niger’s capital this weekend for an African Union summit that begins the operational phase of a long-sought continental free trade zone.

Some 50 heads of state were to arrive in Niamey …