Daily Archives: August 14, 2018

Mali President Claims Election Win Amid Fraud Accusations

Malian President Ibrahim Boubacar Keita has won re-election “comfortably” based on his campaign’s vote count, his spokesman said on Tuesday, dismissing claims from the opposition that they won.

With official results not expected for a few days, the two sides …

Mali President Claims Election Win Amid Fraud Accusations

Malian President Ibrahim Boubacar Keita has won re-election “comfortably” based on his campaign’s vote count, his spokesman said on Tuesday, dismissing claims from the opposition that they won.

With official results not expected for a few days, the two sides …

Freetown Mayor: ‘Our City Has No Future If We Don’t Save the Environment’

Sierra Leone’s capital Freetown must tackle deforestation, poor housing and decrepit drainage if it is to prevent the next disaster, its mayor said one year after a devastating mudslide killed an estimated 1,000 people and left thousands of others homeless.…

Freetown Mayor: ‘Our City Has No Future If We Don’t Save the Environment’

Sierra Leone’s capital Freetown must tackle deforestation, poor housing and decrepit drainage if it is to prevent the next disaster, its mayor said one year after a devastating mudslide killed an estimated 1,000 people and left thousands of others homeless.…

Uganda President’s Car Attacked, Damaged in Campaign

A hotly contested by-election in Northern Uganda turned violent Monday evening, when unknown assailants shot a driver on the opposition side. A window in President Yoweri Museveni’s car was smashed in the chaos. Police have since arrested two journalists and …