Africa

Mauritius facing environmental crisis after oil spill

Port Louis, Aug. 7, (dpa/GNA) - Authorities in Mauritius were battling a huge oil spill from a Japanese vessel off the coast of the popular tourist island on Friday. Photographs from the air showed the oil slick spreading through the turquoise waters off the island. Other images in local L'Express newspaper showed blackened beaches and dead marine life. Greenpeace said the spill would have devastating consequences.

Aug 07, 2020 at 3:30pm

African court mourns Justice Modibo

Accra, June 11, GNA - The African Court on Human and People’s Rights is mourning the death of its First Vice-President, Justice Modibo Tounty Guindo of Mali, whose incidence happened...

Jun 11, 2020 at 3:28pm