[MFWA]Gérard Adja, first vice president of the Organisation to Build a United Togo (OBUTS), remains in detention at the Research and Intelligence Department (SRI) of the National Gendarmerie, since his arrest on January 13, 2013 in Lomé, the capital.
Police in Mali’s capital, Bamako, clashed with protesters early Wednesday, following a day of protests calling for President Ibrahim Boubacar Keita to step down, despite international mediation efforts to resolve the political crisis. Protests led by an opposition coalition named M5-RFP have raged since June, caused by doubts about local election results and perceived government […]
UN member states ended two weeks of negotiations without a treaty to protect biodiversity in the high seas, an agreement that would have addressed growing environmental and economic challenges.“Although we did make excellent progress we still do need a…
Huddled under a highway bridge with a small bag of belongings, a 19-year-old student from Ivory Coast was desperately dialing his few contacts in China. The student said he arrived in the southern city of Guangzhou last week after completing his quarantine in another city during a coronavirus clampdown that several African countries and Africans […]