Ambazonians Boycotting Voter Registration

BUEA, AMBAZONIA, 15 JUNE 2018 - Voter registration is historically low across the newly proclaimed Republic of Ambazonia, formerly the United Nations British Trusteeship Territory of Southern Cameroons, where citizens pledging allegiance to Ambazonia say…

Ethiopia Asked to do More to Curb Ethnic…

ADDIS ABABA, 12 JUNE 2018 - Amnesty International has blamed the Ethiopian government for not doing enough to curb ethnic violence that has been escalating in some regions of the Horn of Africa country. Groups…

Corruption Case Against Jacob Zuma Adjourned

Corruption Case Against Jacob Zuma Adjourned DURBAN, SOUTH AFRICA, 13 JUNE 2018 – The corruption case against former South African President Jacob Zuma has been adjourned for a second time to next July 27. The…

Burundian President Promises to Step Down in 2020

Burundian President Promises to Step Down in 2020 BUJUMBURA, BURUNDI, 14 JUNE 2018 – Burundi’s long-serving president, Pierre Nkurunziza, has surprised many observers by announcing that he intends to step down at the end of…

MoRISC Statement on Cameroon-UK Gas Deal

MoRISC Statement on Cameroon-UK Gas Deal BUEA, AMBAZONIA, 14 JUNE 2018 – In the late 1950s and early 1960s, the United Kingdom (UK) conspired to deny Southern Cameroons (present-day Republic of Ambazonia) independence as a…

New UN Security Council Members Voted

New UN Security Council Members Voted NEW YORK, USA, 14 JUNE 2018 – The General Assembly of the United Nations on Friday elected Germany, Belgium, South Africa, the Dominican Republic and Indonesia for a two-year…

Ebola Outbreak Stabilizing

Ebola Outbreak Stabilizing KINSHASA, DR CONGO, 15 JUNE 2018 – The Ebola outbreak in DR Congo is stabilizing, according to the head of the World Health Organization (WHO) Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus. It is now a…

Uganda Opens Four-Lane Chinese-Built Highway

KAMPALA, UGANDA, 16 JUNE 2018 – Uganda inaugurated a new stretch of four-lane highway built by the Chinese on Friday. The highway is intended to connect the capital, Kampala, with the country’s only international airport…