Former Tunisian president Zine El Abidine Ben Ali, the first leader to be toppled by the Arab Spring revolts, died Thursday in Saudi Arabia, Tunisia’s foreign ministry told AFP. He was 83. “We had confirmation of his death 30 minutes ago,” the ministry said, without giving further details. His lawyer,Read More

Kigali on Wednesday welcomed the killing of a Rwandan Hutu rebel leader in the Democratic Republic of Congo, and said it proved neighbouring President Felix Tshisekedi’s commitment to fighting “negative forces”. Sylvestre Mudacumura, commander of the Democratic Forces for the Liberation of Rwanda (FDLR), who was wanted by the InternationalRead More

A new survey done by InterNations, a global community and information site for people who live and work abroad and published by Forbes, has ranked Kenya the 7th ‘most dangerous’ country to live in, in the world. The results are part of InterNations’s latest Experts Insider Survey, a comprehensive reportRead More

The World Health Organization has raised concern over the Tanzanian government’s failure to furnish stakeholders with laboratory information from samples taken following the mysterious death of a person over an unknown illness. This comes at a time when the neighboring country Democratic Republic of Congo is battling one of the biggest EbolaRead More