Category: World Politics

Chad’s President Hissene Habre Appeals Conviction, Life Sentence

Chad’s President Hissene Habre Appeals Conviction, Life Sentence

Lawyers for former Chadian president Hissene Habre have filed an appeal against his conviction of crimes against humanity, marking the final stage in a landmark case pursued by victims for more than 15 years....

A Glimpse Of Obama’s Post-Presidency Years

The official end to President Barack Obama’s tenure is just under two weeks away, and while President-elect Donald Trump may be attracting most of the spotlight, many have their eyes on the outgoing commander-in-chief’s...

African Leaders To Visit Banjul To Push President Jammeh Out

African Leaders To Visit Banjul To Push President Jammeh Out

West African leaders are to head to Gambia to persuade President Yahya Jammeh to hand over power after his election defeat last month, according to Nigeria’s foreign minister. Geoffrey Onyeama said on Monday Nigeria’s...

Trump Wins Applause For His ‘Refreshing’ Celebrity-Free Inauguration

Trump Wins Applause For His ‘Refreshing’ Celebrity-Free Inauguration

It is ironic that President-elect Donald Trump, a genuine celebrity in his own right, is shunned by many famous folk who refuse to be civil as inauguration day approaches? Who cares? So asks Roger...

Obama Is Going To Have A Wild Farewell Party

Obama Is Going To Have A Wild Farewell Party

While Donald Trump struggles to land big names (or any names) to perform at his inauguration on January 20, the Obamas have corralled a host of A-listers for their final party at the White...

Will Trump Face Immediate Impeachment?

President-elect Donald Trump will officially become the president of the United States on Jan. 20, but he is facing a bevy of problems that could hinder his first 100 days in the White House,...

A Fourth Term In Office For Bolivian President Evo Morales?

A Fourth Term In Office For Bolivian President Evo Morales?

Bolivian President Evo Morales has agreed to run for a fourth term in office. His party has proclaimed him its candidate in the 2019 elections. This is despite the result of a referendum in...