Category: Africa

Ousted Egyptian President Mohammed Morsi sentenced to death

<iframe width=”640″ height=”390″ src=”https://www.youtube.com/embed/dTblt74SYVU” frameborder=”0″ allowfullscreen></iframe> CAIRO (AP) — An Egyptian court sentenced ousted President Mohammed Morsi and over 100 others to death Saturday over a mass prison break during the 2011 uprising that toppled…

Army tupples Burundian President Nkurunziza

Agency reports A top Burundian general on Wednesday announced the overthrow of President Pierre Nkurunziza, following weeks of violent protests against the president’s bid to stand for a third term. Major Gen. Godefroid Niyombareh said…

Burundi protests: Three killed in Bujumbura

Three protesters have been killed in Burundi’s capital, Bujumbura, the Red Cross says, as demonstrations against President Pierre Nkuruziza’s re-election bid enter a second week. The BBC’s Maud Jullien reports from the scene that police…