Africa

Arab governments sound muted as Tunisia roiled by political turmoil

Cairo, July 28, (dpa/GNA) – While some Arab governments have reacted with vague statements to the political turmoil in Tunisia, the country’s worst in a decade, others have remained silent so far. On Sunday, Tunisian President Kais Saied froze parliament and sacked Prime Minister Hichem Mechichi amid deepening political and economic crises in the North African country that inspired the Arab Spring revolts of 2010-11. Tunisia...

Jul 28, 2021 at 5:08pm

At least 18 dead in road crash in Algeria

Algiers, July 10, (dpa/GNA) – A truck collided with a passenger bus in eastern Algeria, killing 18 people and injuring 11 others, state security services said on Saturday.

Jul 10, 2021 at 4:51pm

Jacob Zuma reports to police, begins jail term

Accra, July 08, BBC/GNA - Former South African President Jacob Zuma has handed himself in to police to begin serving a jail sentence for contempt of court. His Foundation...

Jul 08, 2021 at 7:59am