Western Sahara fighting will force both UN and AU to act

The United Nations and African Union has expressed their fear that the three-decade truce in the Western Sahara is crumbling. Morocco has has used military action to end a three-week blockade of his arterial road to West Africa by Saharawi’s demanding that the kingdom keep its promise to hold a referendum on the Western Sahara. […]

Defiant Ace Magashule, facing graft charges, is granted bail

A defiant African National Congress Secretary General Ace Magashule appeared in the Bloemfontein Magistrates Court today to face 21 counts of fraud, corruption and money laundering.  Shortly after the second most senior official in South Africa’s ruling party was been released on R200 000 bail, he told ANC members: “If you don’t expropriate land and […]