Daily Archives: January 22, 2019

Rwanda Mourns Deaths of 14 Miners as Official Urges More Safety Steps

RWAMAGANA DISTRICT, RWANDA Rwandans are mourning the deaths of 14 miners after a landslide Monday at a tin mining site in this hilly eastern area.

The country’s mining board said recent heavy rains had saturated the red earth, triggering the …

South African Leader Calls for Lifting of Zimbabwe Sanctions

GENEVA South African President Cyril Ramaphosa is calling for sanctions on Zimbabwe to be lifted, saying this action would help the country’s shattered economy recover. Ramaphosa, who is to attend the World Economic Forum in Davos, made a stopover in …

South African Leader Calls for Lifting of Zimbabwe Sanctions

GENEVA South African President Cyril Ramaphosa is calling for sanctions on Zimbabwe to be lifted, saying this action would help the country’s shattered economy recover. Ramaphosa, who is to attend the World Economic Forum in Davos, made a stopover in …

ZIMBABWE: PRES MNANGAGWA ABANDONS WEF DAVOS TRIP AMID VIOLENCE

HARARE, Zimbabwean President Emmerson Mnangagwa has broken off a trip to Europe amid violent protests in his home country.

Mnangagwa had been due to attend the Davos economic summit where he was expected to seek investment for Zimbabwe.

Ministers say …

ZIMBABWE: PRES MNANGAGWA ABANDONS WEF DAVOS TRIP AMID VIOLENCE

HARARE, Zimbabwean President Emmerson Mnangagwa has broken off a trip to Europe amid violent protests in his home country.

Mnangagwa had been due to attend the Davos economic summit where he was expected to seek investment for Zimbabwe.

Ministers say …

Zimbabwe Leader: Violence by Security Forces ‘Unacceptable’

HARARE Zimbabwe’s president on Tuesday said unacceptable violence by security forces will be investigated after a days-long crackdown on economic unrest, while a doctor said the 12 documented deaths and more than 300 people wounded are likely are just a …