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Mali charges four with kidnapping over abduction of Colombian nun

Gloria Cecilia Argoti was seized by armed men on Feb. 7 from the southern region of Karangasso where she had been working in a health centre, about 300 km (186 miles) east of the capital Bamako. She has not been seen since.

Ivory Coast’s former first lady cleared of war crimes charges

A court in Ivory Coast acquitted former First Lady Simone Gbagbo of crimes against humanity and war crimes charges linked to her role in a 2011 civil war that killed about 3,000...

Ugandan bails traditional leader detained on terrorism charges

Government officials accuse Mumbere, a traditional leader of the Bakonzo people, of seeking to create a separate state.

Fraud charges against S.A FinMin Gordhan dropped – state prosecutor

The rand gained as much as 1.6 percent against the dollar, while bonds firmed as the head of the prosecution service, read his decision.

S.African prosecutor to brief media amid speculation on FinMin charges

State prosecutor Shaun Abrahams said on Sunday he had yet to decide whether to proceed with the charges against Gordhan and two co-accused.

MTN CEO start date sooner, suspends Nigeria dividend payout

Rob Shuter, Vodafone European boss, was due to start in July next year but MTN said he would now start on 13 March 2017.

Elite investigative unit summon South African finance minister

Gordhan and four officials at SARS have been asked to report to the Hawks