Daily Archives: December 15, 2016

American Veteran Delivers His Legal Complaint Against DRC Leadership

Seeks $4.5 million in damages for his illegal six-week incarceration WASHINGTON, Dec. 13, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — Yesterday, at the office of Ambassador François Nkuna Balumuene in Washington, DC, American veteran Darryl Lewis delivered his legal complaint in his suit for torture against two individuals with high-ranking law-enforcement positions in the Democratic Republic of the Congo.  […]

Un vétéran américain dépose une plainte en justice contre le leadership de la République démocratique du Congo

Il demande 4,5 millions USD de dommages et intérêts pour son incarcération illégale de six semaines WASHINGTON, 14 décembre 2016 /PRNewswire/ — Hier, au bureau de l’Ambassadeur François Nkuna Balumuene à Washington, DC, le vétéran américain Darryl Lewis a déposé sa plainte en justice dans le cadre de sa poursuite pour torture contre deux personnes occupant […]

AFRICA’S GIRAFFE POPULATION DROPS BUT RISES IN NAMIBIA

The giraffe population in east, central and west Africa is dropping significantly, but their numbers are, however, rising in Namibia and the rest of southern Africa, according to the International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN).The latest IUCN...

WEST AFRICAN LEADERS IN GAMBIA RESOLUTE ON PERSUADING YAHYA JAMMEH TO STEP DOWN

West African leaders in Banjul trying to convince Yahya Jammeh to acknowledge his defeat in Gambia's presidential election have met a stone wall, but remain resolute.They have not yet reached an agreement in this direction, said Liberian President Elle...

President Kiir Apologizes to South Sudanese for Past Mistakes

President Salva Kiir has asked the South Sudanese to forgive him for past mistakes. The president made the appeal Wednesday during an end-of-year speech before the National Legislative Assembly. He also ordered government forces to observe a cease-fire...