Daily Archives: January 4, 2019

Ex-Credit Suisse bankers arrested on U.S. charges over Mozambique loans

NEW YORK (Reuters) – Three former Credit Suisse Group AG bankers were arrested in London on Thursday on U.S. charges of involvement in a fraud involving $2 billion in loans to state-owned companies in Mozambique, U.S. prosecutors said.

Andrew Pearse, …

Witness: At Least 48 Civilians Killed in North-Central Burkina Faso

Burkina Faso’s government says at least 46 people were killed in intercommunal violence after jihadists attacked a town in the north earlier this week.

Government spokesman Remis Fulgance Dandjino said on state television Friday that jihadists attacked the town of …