Tag: court

Rwanda arrests rebel leader Sankara

Rwanda’s Minister of Foreign Affairs Richard Sezibera, confirmed to the media that self-proclaimed major Callixte Nsabimana alias Sankara, leader of the National Forces for Liberation of Rwanda (FLN), was arrested a couple of weeks ago, and will be brought before court.

South African court orders VBS Bank to be liquidated

The collapse of VBS has prompted an outcry in South Africa because many municipalities had deposits with the bank.

South Africa’s top court to rule over secret Zuma no confidence vote

JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) - South Africa's top court will rule on Thursday whether a motion of no confidence against President Jacob Zuma should be taken by secret ballot, a verdict that could pave...

Nigerian court rules against mass eviction in Lagos: activists

Paola Totaro LONDON (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - A series of brutal, government-ordered evictions that left more than 30,000 Nigerians homeless were deemed "unconstitutional" in a landmark decision by the Lagos High Court...

Absa to seek High Court review of Public Protector’s report

Absa has decided to approach the High Court in order to have the report of the Public Protector that was released on Monday 19 June 2017 reviewed.

South Africa’s mines minister defends new mining charter

South Africa mine's minister on Sunday defended new regulations seeking to accelerate black ownership.

Turkey’s Turkcell says $4.2 billion suit against South Africa’s MTN to go to trial

Turkish mobile operator Turkcell (TCELL.IS) said on Thursday a $4.2 billion lawsuit against South Africa's MTN (MTNJ.J) over a disputed Iran license would be heard in a South African court after years of delays.

Zambia court to rule on opposition leader’s treason case next week

Chris Mfula | LUSAKA A Zambian court will rule next week on whether to throw out a treason case against the leader of the main opposition party whose lawyers say the charges are...