Mr. Steinmetz, a French-Israeli businessman, was convicted on charges of corrupting foreign public officials in a bid to reap iron ore resources in Guinea. He was sentenced to five years in prison.
Politicians and military commanders who once led Ethiopia are being tracked down, caught and sometimes killed by their own country’s soldiers in the war in the Tigray region.
An expert in conserving garments for museums and collectors finds a new calling in saving the clothes worn by victims of atrocities.
A government-commissioned study offers proposals to address longstanding grievances. But it does not recommend an official apology and skirts the issue of systemic torture.
Sibusiso Busi Moyo, who became famous as the face of the coup that ousted former President Robert Mugabe, was the fourth senior official in the country to succumb to the virus.
From New York to Hong Kong/Seoul to London, journalists can collaborate around the clock to report on a breaking story.
The deadly unrest comes just weeks after United Nations and African Union peacekeepers said they would end their mission in the region.
President Yoweri Kaguta Museveni was declared the winner although his main opponent said the result was “fabricated.”
One day after the election, Bobi Wine, the top rival to the incumbent president, sounded an alert from his home, saying, “We are under siege.”
As the senior wildlife veterinarian at the Uganda Wildlife Authority, Dr. Robert Aruho, 36, finds himself in the very tricky business of moving giraffes.
Voting is underway in the East African nation, with the long-serving leader, President Yoweri Museveni, facing 10 rivals, including Bobi Wine, a lawmaker and musician.
It was the latest of several bloody outbursts over the past year in the western region of Benishangul-Gumuz, along the border with Sudan, where ethnic tensions are running high.
Scientists hope the rare discovery could be a catalyst for conserving the region’s biodiversity.
President Yoweri Museveni accused the company of “arrogance” after it removed fake accounts and pages linked to his re-election campaign.
The Tunisian capital beckons with white-sand beaches, the medina, cafe districts and Roman ruins that speak to its place in history. Luckily, there are ways to capture its spirit at home.
The attack in the Virunga National Park was the latest assault on rangers charged with protecting one of Africa’s oldest nature areas.
Gorongosa National Park, steadily recovering from the ravages of civil war, recently added to its list of resident predators.
The leading opposition presidential candidate, Bobi Wine, urged the International Criminal Court to investigate human rights violations that have intensified in the run-up to this month’s election.
Like someone put a giraffe’s head and neck on a horse’s body.