Trump to severe business ties, focus on U.S. presidency
“The Presidency is a far more important task!” the president-elect said.
UN Chief asks President Mahama, opposition to defuse tensions ahead of Ghana poll
The election holds December 9.
India court orders cinemas to play national anthem
While the anthem is on, all theatre exits will be closed.
Survivors of plane crash that wiped out football team undergo operations
Seventy-one people died in the plane crash.
Uganda rejects Amnesty’s accusation of extra-judicial killings
“Many people appear to have been summarily shot dead,” Amnesty International said.
South Africa’s ANC rejects call for Zuma’s resignation
“The NEC did not support the call for the President to step down.”
Police shut down 4,500 websites selling fake products
The operation targeted websites in 27 countries.
Nine Philippine troops including president’s guards hit by blast
The troops were part of an advance party ahead of the visit of President Rodrigo Duterte to the area.
30 killed as villagers stand up to al-Shabaab in Somalia
“Locals, including nomadic people, took up arms against al-Shabaab fighters who want to loot their resources…”
Trump accuses Clinton of reneging on concession speech
Mrs. Clinton had assured she would accept the result of the election.
Obama: History will judge Castro’s ‘enormous impact’
The U.S. president condoles with the Cuban people.
South Africa’s scandal-plagued Zuma to face ANC integrity panel
Mr. Zuma’s meeting with the ANC commission is expected to be held on Dec. 3 behind closed doors.
Trump Election: Wisconsin Elections Commission ready for recount of presidential votes
There are concerns over the credibility of the election in the battleground states where Clinton lost to Trump.
Two dead, 4 injured in U.S. Thanksgiving Day shooting
Police are still searching for possible suspects.
U.S. Green Party files for votes recount, raises $4.5 million
There are concerns of statistical anomalies in three states.
EU Parliament wants freeze of Turkey membership talks
“Turkey is an important partner of the EU. But in partnerships, the will to cooperate has to be two-sided.”
At least 73 people killed in suicide attack in Iraq
Most of the passengers in the buses were Shiite Iranian pilgrims coming from the city of Karbala.
South Africa’s biggest union group backs Ramaphosa to succeed Zuma
Zuma is expected to stand down as African National Congress, ANC, president at a party conference in December 2017.
Clinton’s lead over Trump now over 2 million popular votes
Much of that lead was generated by California, where Clinton had 3.7 million more votes than Trump.