Two Shot By Myanmar Police During Protests

Two people were killed in Myanmar’s second largest city as security forces fired live rounds on protestors, emergency workers and doctors said Saturday — the latest show of force from a junta regime that has faced two straight weeks of anti-coup demonstrations. Much of the country has been in uproar since the military deposed civilian […]

Coup: President Francois Bozize Under Investigation

Central African Republic prosecutors says an investigation had been launched into former president Francois Bozize, whom the government accuses of plotting a coup ahead of elections last month.   A Public prosecutor Laurent Lengande said in a statement that judicial inquiry has been opened into Bozize with regard to current acts of destabilization and rebellion. […]

Mali: We want a Government composed Of Soldiers

Following the toppling of the civilian government and intervention by ECOWAS, the leaders of the Military Junta who led the coup have made known their crave for the Marlian people. According to them, they want a three-year rule in Mali and the government must be led by the military and nothing less. While agreeing to […]

Breaking: Ecowas In A Meeting Over Coup In Mali

Recall that Gistongist reported that the ECOWAS will have a meeting to discuss the socio-political situation in Mali. At present, the leaders of member states are currently in a virtual meeting to discuss the toppling of President Ibrahim Keita’s government. Since the commission had initially instructed nations to close their borders against Mali, what will […]

UPDATE: Malian President Resigns

Malian President, Ibrahim Keita, has announced his resignation as the president of the country, this comes after his arrest by troops in a sudden coup. Keita revealed he was taking the decision to avoid bloodshed in the country, after a months-long political crisis in the fragile West African nation. The president and Prime Minister Boubou […]