Category Archives: Governance

Merkel: Governor’s Election With Far-Right Help Inexcusable

BERLIN, GERMANY Chancellor Angela Merkel condemned as inexcusable the election of a new German state governor with the help of the far-right as well as her own party, and said Thursday that the result must not stand.

Malawi’s President to Challenge Nullification of Vote

BLANTYRE, MALAWI - Malawi's President Peter Mutharika has rejected Monday's ruling by the constitutional court which annulled the results of last year's election. Though the court cited massive irregularities in last May's voting, Mutharika says the ca...

President Julius Maada Bio Addresses World’s Largest Mining Investment Event, Calls for Trustworthy and Patient Investors to Sierra Leone

Cape Town, South Africa, Monday 3 February 2020 His Excellency President Dr Julius Maada Bio has delivered the keynote address to this year's Mining Indaba, the world's largest mining investment event taking place in Cape Town, South Africa, emphasisi...

Malawi Police Closes Roads During Election Case Verdict

BLANTYRE, MALAWI - Police in Malawi have announced the closure Monday of roads leading to the High Court in the capital, Lilongwe, where judges of the country's Constitutional Court are expected to deliver the verdict in a case challenging a

Fractured Tunisian Parliament Moves Toward Agreement on PM

PARIS - For a country with a large share of unemployed workers, Tunisia has found it unusually difficult to fill a top post that of a prime minister capable of forming a government that can pass muster with its

Britain Summit Woos Africa With Visa Overhaul, But Many Leaders Absent

LONDON - Prime Minister Boris Johnson said Britain will put people before passports as he pledged a fairer migration system at an investment summit for African leaders in London Monday.Britain wants to strike trade new deals with fast-growing economies...