Archive for February 16th, 2018

South African Faces Death Penalty in South Sudan Espionage Case

| February 16, 2018

A South African man is facing a possible death sentence in South Sudan, after none of the key defense witnesses showed up at his trial on espionage charges and conspiracy to overthrow the government.

William John Endley was a security …

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Little Change Expected in Ethiopia Despite PM Resignation

| February 16, 2018

Sources in Ethiopia's ruling party tell VOA they expect the country to declare a state of emergency in the wake of the prime minister's surprise resignation this week. However, it is unlikely Hailemariam Desalegn's departure will trigger substantial political change.…

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