Category Archives: Politics

08Oct/15

Rwanda’s top court clears way for Kagame third term

Rwanda’s Supreme Court ruled to lift a constitutional two-term presidential limit following a petition by the ruling RPF to extend long-time President Paul Kagame’s time in office. The ruling is likely to draw attention to a host of other African leaders, from Congo Republic’s Denis Sassou Nguesso to DRC’s Joseph Kabila who are trying to do the same.
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30Sep/15

U.S. House passes temporary funding bill, averting shut down of the government

The U.S. House of Representatives votes to fund the U.S. government until December 11, averting a midnight shutdown of non-essential government operations.

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22Sep/15

U.S. Republican candidate Carson says comments on Muslims taken out of context

U.S. Republican presidential candidate Ben Carson, under fire for saying a Muslim should not be president, says that his comments on Sunday were taken out of context.

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