Daily Archives: May 26, 2019

Sudan’s Leading Opposition Party Rejects Strike Call

A leading Sudanese opposition party says it is refusing a call by protest leaders for a two-day general strike, in a sign of divisions within the pro-democracy movement that is challenging military rule in Sudan.The opposition Umma Party said Sunday

Newly-Elected S. African President Pledges To End Corruption, Poverty

Newly-elected South African President, Cyril Ramaphosa, on Saturday said, he is committed to tackling serious challenges the country faced, in his inauguration ceremony in the Loftus Versfeld stadium, in Pretoria.He made the commitment after being swor...

30 Dead, 200 Missing After Boat Sinks on DRC Lake

Authorities in western Congo say at least 30 people are dead and another 200 are missing after a boat sank on a lake.Simon Mboo Wemba, the mayor of Inongo, told The Associated Press on Sunday night that many of those