Thousands flee Ethiopia fighting that’s left hundreds dead

World Nov 12, 2020

Thousands flee Ethiopia fighting that’s left hundreds dead

Thousands of people have fled violence in northern Ethiopia, where the government said it’s killed at least 550 fighters in a week of clashes with forces loyal to the Tigray region’s rebellious ruling party. Almost 7,000 refugees have arrived at Ethiopia’s border with Sudan, some ...

Sudan forms first Cabinet since April fall of al-Bashir

World / Politics Sep 6, 2019

Sudan forms first Cabinet since April fall of al-Bashir

Sudan's prime minister announced on Thursday the formation of the first government since the overthrow of long-term ruler Omar Hassan al-Bashir in April. The government was formed as part of a three-year power-sharing deal signed last month between the military and civilian parties and protest ...

Sudan charges ousted President Omar al-Bashir with corruption

World Sep 1, 2019

Sudan charges ousted President Omar al-Bashir with corruption

A Sudanese judge on Saturday formally indicted Omar al-Bashir for possessing illicit foreign currency and corruption, charges the ousted leader challenged as he was publicly questioned for the first time since his overthrow. Al-Bashir said that he had received $25 million from Saudi Crown Prince ...