Central African Republic

 
Jean-Pierre Bemba: From DRC vice-president to war criminal
Jean-Pierre Bemba: From DRC vice-president to war criminal
Once a towering figure in business and politics, Jean-Pierre Bemba, a former vice-president of the Democratic Republic of Congo, was jailed for 18...
CAR: New leader vows to disarm militia
CAR: New leader vows to disarm militia
Faustin-Archange Touadéra, a former prime minister of the Central African Republic, was officially sworn in as its president this week, becoming...
NGOs speak: Their most pressing humanitarian priorities for 2016
NGOs speak: Their most pressing humanitarian priorities for 2016
There's one prediction for 2016 that most aid workers can make with confidence – that the new year will usher in rising humanitarian needs.
Peacekeepers probed for rape, killing
Peacekeepers probed for rape, killing
UN peacekeepers shot dead a 16-year-old boy and his father, and raped a 12-year-old girl in the Central African Republic, Amnesty International has alleged....
French leaders hail probe into CAR child sex abuse
French leaders hail probe into CAR child sex abuse
"The heads of state have found a perfect co-operation between the justice [authorities] of the two countries in the conduct of the ongoing...
ICC to investigate Central African Republic atrocities
ICC to investigate Central African Republic atrocities
The International Criminal Court (ICC) prosecutor Fatou Bensouda said on Wednesday: "My office has gathered and scrupulously analysed...
Bangui bunglers score R209m in contracts
Bangui bunglers score R209m in contracts
The aircraft brokering company that failed South African soldiers during the battle of Bangui – among other transgressions – has since landed...
Seleka ex-rebels refuse to join new CAR government
Seleka ex-rebels refuse to join new CAR government
The armed Seleka coalition that last year seized power in the Central African Republic for 10 months wants no part of a new government, a spokesperson for the former rebels said on Monday....
Former CAR president renamed as Seleka leader
Former CAR president renamed as Seleka leader
The former president of war-torn Central African Republic (CAR), Michel Djotodia, who led the rebel Séléka militia that swept him to power last...
CAR is being robbed of its future
CAR is being robbed of its future
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Disarmed to the teeth in Bangui
Disarmed to the teeth in Bangui
There's election fever in Bangui, the capital of the Central African Republic (CAR). It seems as if everybody is declaring themselves a candidate for...
Tutu warns CAR 'stands on the brink of genocide'
Tutu warns CAR 'stands on the brink of genocide'
The Central African Republic is on the brink of genocide and the power now lies with its citizens to end the political turmoil, Archbishop Emeritus...

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