MOSCOW (Sputnik) - Ousted Malian President Ibrahim Boubacar Keita has been hospitalized at a private clinic, AP reported citing sources.
While President Mnangagwa has been adamant that the government will not be reversing the land reform program introduced by the ZANU-PF in the early 2000s, former landowners who had their property seized can now apply for compensation.
MOSCOW (Sputnik) - Investigation into the deaths of 11 elephants in Zimbabwe is ongoing, with veterinaries suspecting anthrax as one of the probable causes, Tinashe Farawo, a spokesman for the Zimbabwe National Parks and Wildlife Management Authority (Zimparks), said on Saturday.
MOSCOW (Sputnik) - A nationwide peaceful march has gathered thousands across the Indian Ocean island nation of Mauritius on Saturday, as citizens protest the government's handling of the recent massive fuel spill from the Japanese bulk carrier MV Wakashio, L'Express Maurice newspaper reported.
Police have opened an inquest into the death of West Mathewson after the tragic incident to which his wife was a helpless witness.
Earlier this week, the Organisation Internationale de la Francophonie (OIF) suspended Mali's membership following a recent coup in the West African country.
US Africa Command (AFRICOM) announced on Tuesday it had carried out an airstrike against a senior leader of the Islamist militant group al-Shabaab.
MOSCOW (Sputnik) – Sudanese Prime Minister Abdallah Hamdok and US Secretary of State Michael Pompeo discussed on Tuesday bilateral relations and procedures to exclude Khartoum from the US’ list of State Sponsors of Terrorism (SSTL).
MOSCOW (Sputnik) - The junta in Mali is proposing a three-year transitional period in the country where President Ibrahim Boubacar Keita was ousted last week, media reported.
MOSCOW (Sputnik) - A delegation of the Economic Community of West African States, which has arrived in Mali for talks with the military junta, has called on transferring power in the country to a civilian government, a source said.
BENGHAZI (Sputnik) - Libyan tribes have been invited to participate in the political process on the Libyan crisis settlement by the United Nations, Senussi al-Haleeq, the deputy chairman of the Supreme Council of Libyan Sheikhs and Elders, which supports the Libyan National Army, said on Saturday.
Earlier this week, a military mutiny took place in the country, with militants detaining the Malian president, the prime minister, and several high-ranking officials.
Transport Minister Madut Biar Yel has arrived at the site of the catastrophe, however, he reportedly said that the emergency services can't reach the plane debris due to recent rainfall.
MOSCOW (Sputnik) - The number of victims of floods and heavy rains in Sudan has risen to 74, the country's Interior Ministry said on Friday.
Libya is currently divided between two rival governments — an elected parliament in the east of the country, supported by the Libyan National Army (LNA), and the Government of National Accord (GNA) in the west, headed by Fayez Sarraj.
MOSCOW (Sputnik) – The new Malian authorities, who came to power after the recent coup, have detained the state security director, General Moussa Diawara, according to Malian media.
NOUAKCHOTT (Sputnik) – The new Malian authorities, who came to power after the recent coup, are discussing with Senegal the possible deportation of detained President Ibrahim Boubacar Keita to the country, a Malian military source said.
MOSCOW (Sputnik) - Mali will set up a transition council that will be headed by "a transition president", who can be either a military or a civilian following the military coup in the country, spokesman for the National Committee for the Salvation of the People Colonel Major Ismael Wague said on Thursday in an interview with France 24 broadcaster.
US Africa Command (AFRICOM) announced on Thursday it had carried out an airstrike against an al-Shabaab militant in Somalia.
Mauritius is a former British colony in the Indian Ocean, which became independent in 1968. It is heavily reliant on the fishing industry and on tourists who come to visit the island’s beautiful beaches and coral reefs.