Human Rights

Court Injunction Delays Malawi Presidential Results

BLANTYRE, MALAWI Malawi's High Court has ordered the electoral commission not to announce presidential results until ballots from a third of the voting districts have been recounted, after complaints of vote rigging.

Vote tallies from three-quarters of the country's polling …


South Africa’s Ramaphosa Sworn Into Office

Cyril Ramaphosa was sworn into office Saturday as South Africa's president before regional leaders and some 30,000 spectators in Pretoria, the capital.

"I am humbled by the trust you have bestowed upon me," Ramaphosa said, "and I am also aware …