Daily Archives: June 23, 2019

Sudan’s Protesters Accept Roadmap for Civilian Rule

KHARTOUM – Sudan’s protest movement accepted an Ethiopian roadmap for a civilian-led transitional government, a spokesman said on Sunday, after a months-long standoff with the country’s military rulers � who did not immediately commit to the plan.Ethio…

Ethiopia’s Chief of Staff, 3 Others Killed in Amhara Coup Attempt

ADDIS ABABA, ETHIOPIA – Ethiopia’s chief of staff and at least three other senior officials were killed during a coup attempt by an army general in the northern state of Amhara, state television said Sunday.Amhara’s state president Ambachew Mekonnen a…

Ruling Party Candidate Declares Victory in Mauritania

NOUAKCHOTT – Mauritania’s ruling party candidate Mohammed Ould Ghazouani has won an absolute majority of votes in the country’s presidential election, the electoral commission said Sunday.UPR candidate and former defense minister Ghazouani, 62, won 51….