United Nations-backed ICC sentenced ex-Congolese Vice-President, Jean-Pierre Bemba Gombo, to another year in prison and about $325,000 in fines.
Mary Flowers: “We experience it over and over and over, and the people being rejected are legitimate business people with ties to the continent.”
“They (Nigerians) have been arbitrarily raided … More (deportations) will likely follow,” said Dabiri-Erewa, adding that drug offenders among those sent back had been handed over to the Nigerian police.
Zimbabwe’s Constitutional Court dismissed case against President Robert Mugabe lodged by an activist who accused Mugabe of violating the southern African country’s supreme law during protests last year.
Morocco was readmitted into the African Union after a 33-year absence, despite resistance from several member states over the status of Western Sahara.
Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma spoke after U.S. President Donald Trump’s executive order halted travel by people with passports from Libya, Somalia, Sudan and four other Middle East nations for 90 days, and stopped refugee resettlement for 120 days.
While the US does not directly fund International Criminal Court ICC, Fatou Bensouda said losing U.S. cooperation to capture indictees would deal a blow.
Gambia’s former leader Yahya Jammeh on Saturday flew into exile in Equatorial Guinea after stepping down under pressure from West African nations to accept that he lost a December election to President Adama Barrow, mediators said.
Tanzanian President John Magufuli’s office announced the sacking of TANESCO’s managing director Felchesmi Mramba in a statement.
Authorities in Democratic Republic of Congo blocked opposition demonstration in the capital aimed at putting pressure on President Kabila to step down.
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“The promises of the Third Republic are the promises of peace, stability, equality and modernity,” President Alassane Ouattara said after signing the text.
South Africa, key backer of ICC, says it could no longer tolerate ICC denial of immunity to sitting leaders, thus the departure gates have been flung open.
Felons have been disenfranchised in Florida since 1868, although they can seek clemency to restore their voting rights.
“Successful efforts to counter violent extremism are, in large part, predicated on trust,” the policy states.
Historians say Gandhi himself was no believer in equality between races, at least not earlier in his career.
The index is now in 10th year and has published this year’s table along with figures showing how countries have fared over the decade measured (2006-2015).
“There has been no real commitment to reparations and to truth and reconciliation for people of African descent,” UN experts report said.
Robert Mugabe has claimed that African countries along with other nations from other regions such as Asia are prepared to pull out of the United Nations and form their own splinter Union.
Mexico’s National Immigration Institute said the migrants entered the country between Sept. 21 and 23.