Monthly Archives: December 2019

Zcoin’s Receiver Address Privacy (RAP) enhances wallet address privacy on the blockchain

SINGAPORE, Dec. 31, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — Zcoin (zcoin.io), a privacy focused cryptocurrency is set to be the first cryptocurrency project to release Receiver Address Privacy (RAP) on a desktop wallet. RAP is an implementation of Reusable Payment Codes (BIP47) originally

For Many Sudanese, Death Sentences for Protester Killing Raise Hopes for Justice

OMDURMAN, SUDAN - A Sudanese court decision sentencing 29 intelligence officers to death for the killing of a protester earlier this year is being welcomed by thousands who rallied against the rule of ousted President Omar al-Bashir. Protesters blocked...

Parting Guinea-Bissau President Urges Stability in Tearful Speech

BISSAU, GUINEA BISSAU - Guinea-Bissau's outgoing president urged future leaders to guarantee stability Tuesday, in a tearful farewell speech made on the eve of a new president being declared in the unstable West African country.Jose Mario Vaz, the incu...

Report: Trump Ally May Have Broken Venezuela Sanctions

MIAMI - Erik Prince, a major Republican donor and founder of controversial security firm Blackwater, has been referred to the U.S. Treasury Department for possible sanctions violations tied to his recent trip to Venezuela for a meeting with a top

Report: Trump Ally May Have Broken Venezuela Sanctions

MIAMI - Erik Prince, a major Republican donor and founder of controversial security firm Blackwater, has been referred to the U.S. Treasury Department for possible sanctions violations tied to his recent trip to Venezuela for a meeting with a top

Conservation Groups Keen to Lend Hand in Botswana’s Anti-Poaching Fight

GABARONE, BOTSWANA - With wildlife poaching on the rise in Botswana, the country's government has appealed to conservation groups and the private sector to lend a hand to help protect targeted species. More than a dozen rhinos have been killed