Breaking: Man accused of attempt to assassinate Malian President dies in custody

A statement from the Malian government on Sunday July 25th, 2021 revealed that, the man accused of a failed attempt to kill the country’s transitional Military leader, Colonel Assimi Goïta has died in custody. “His health deteriorated” in custody and he was then hospitalized. “Unfortunately, he has died,” the government said. It was earlier reported […]

Outrage as Ugandan MPs approve $30m to buy cars amid COVID crisis

Many Ugandans have been thrown into a state of shock as the country’s Members of Parliament approved nearly $30m to buy new cars, at a time the country’s cases of Coronavirus surges. The over 529 Lawmakers would receive 200 million shillings ($56,500) each for the new vehicles. Human rights activist and the executive director of […]

Equatorial Guinea condemns UK’s ‘unilateral sanctions against its vice President

In a statement issued Saturday, the Equatorial Guinean authorities requested the removal of “unilateral and illegal” sanctions imposed by the United Kingdom for corruption against the president’s son. Teodoro Nguema Obiang, the vice president of Equatorial Guinea, was sanctioned by London for “misappropriation of public funds” and bribery that allowed him to live a luxurious […]

R. Kelly faces fresh abuse allegations, including sexual relationship with a 17-year-old boy

R. Kelly the American R&B singer, is facing new accusations of abuse, including the claim that he had an inappropriate sexual connection with a 17-year-old young man. According to authorities, the Grammy-winning musician Robert Kelly is accused of sexually assaulting a 17-year-old kid after meeting him at a McDonald’s in Chicago in 2006.  Prosecutors said […]