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Former Comorian President Ahmed Abdallah Sambi 2nd R, escorted by Gendarmes, arrives at the courthouse in Moroni on November 21, 2022. Sambi, who served as president from 2006-2011 and is the main opponent of current leader Azali Assoumani, has been held under house arrest since May 2018.

Comoros ex-president Sambi jailed for life for 'high treason'

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A court in the Comoros on Monday handed down a life sentence for high treason to ex-president Ahmed Abdallah Sambi, who ...

Nov 27, 2022 | Africa: Africa

Four people were killed in a failed coup attempt on Sao Tome, the state news agency STP-Press said on Sunday reporting a ...

Nov 26, 2022 | Africa: Africa

A roadside bomb killed four troops in the north of Burkina Faso, an area wracked by a jihadist insurgency for years, the ...

Nov 25, 2022 | Africa: Africa

The military has foiled a coup attempt in Sao Tome and Principe, the prime minister of the island nation off the western ...

Nov 25, 2022 | Africa: Africa

As the dust settles in Sharm El-Sheikh, Africa has little reason to rejoice. Africa and the Global South can take so ...

Nov 24, 2022 | Africa: Africa

England coach Eddie Jones said referees had to be treated with respect as his team prepared to face a South Africa side ...

Nov 24, 2022 | Africa: Africa

The International Criminal Court's chief prosecutor said Thursday he would ask judges to confirm charges against Ugandan ...

Nov 24, 2022 | Africa: Africa

Ghana's finance minister, Kenneth Ofori-Atta, presented the 2023 budget to parliament on Thursday, hiking tax and planni ...

Nov 24, 2022 | Africa: Africa

Prosecutors in the Comoros on Thursday sought a life sentence for former president Ahmed Abdallah Sambi who was tried in ...

Nov 23, 2022 | Africa: Africa

Rome/Dar es Salam, 23 November 2022 ndash; As crippling spikes in food and energy prices continue to hit Eas ...

Nov 23, 2022 | Africa: Africa

Authorities in Namibia's capital Windhoek on Wednesday took down and relocated a statue of a controversial German coloni ...

Nov 23, 2022 | Africa: Africa

The wildfire popularity of streaming platforms has hoisted Nigerian and other artists from English-speaking Africa to un ...

Nov 23, 2022 | Africa: Africa

Guinea-Bissau's police are actively searching for former prime minister Aristide Gomes, who went into hiding after ret ...

Nov 23, 2022 | Africa: Africa

Port Louis, 23 November 2022: No conversation on the rule of law can be complete without a discussion on acce ...

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