Liberia’s former president to head panel on Covid-19 global response

Posted by - July 9, 2020

The World Health Organization (WHO) has announced that Ellen Johnson Sirleaf, Liberia’s former president, and Helen Clark, New Zealand’s former prime minister, are to head a panel to review the global response to the Covid-19 pandemic. Mrs Sirleaf led Liberia during the Ebola epidemic that began in 2014, killing more than 11,000 people in West

Court Issues Arrest Warrant for South Africa’s Ex President, Zuma

Posted by - February 4, 2020

The Pietermaritzburg High Court has issued a warrant of arrest for South Africa’s former President, Jacob Zuma, after he missed a scheduled court appearance. Mr Zuma, who has been charged with a string of crimes including corruption, racketeering and money-laundering, was expected at the pre-trial hearing on Tuesday but was not present due to bad-health,