The New African Magazine has revealed its 100 Most Influential Africans of 2017. The list profiles both continental and Diaspora Africans nominated by their peers and industry insiders, spread over eight categories, including politics.
Hundreds of participants attended the opening of a human rights forum in Beijing on Thursday in latest installment of China’s energetic drive to showcase what it considers the strengths of its authoritarian political system under Chines President.
Five family members seeking justice for black Mauritanian soldiers executed in 1990 have been released after almost a week in detention for protesting at an Independence Day celebration, a security official and a rights group told AFP on Thursday.
Arabs and Muslims across Middle East on Wednesday condemned the United States recognition of Jerusalem as Israel's capital as an incendiary move in volatile region and Palestinians said Washington was abandoning its leading role as a peace mediator.
There are other tourist attractions other than the Okavango Delta in Botswana, according to the country's Tourism Association as it hosts this year's edition of the Sustainable Tourism Development Conference.