The European Union has frozen the assets of ousted Ukraine leader Viktor Yanukovych, ex-premier Mykola Azarov and 16 former ministers, businessmen and security chiefs, all on grounds of fraud, at an emergency meeting in Brussels.
In Senegal, the arrest of Karim Wade, son of the former president, Abdoulaye Wade, continues to divide the nation. Karim is accused of stealing over 1 billion euros from state coffers during ...
RFI has been told the trial of Chad’s former dictator,Hissene Habré, will start this year, possibly as soon as April.
Eighty witnesses are waiting to give evidence against four Kenyans at the ICC and they won't be returning to their homeland. Miniskirts are banned from Kenyan courts, for lawyers, at least.
Senegal lined up to vote in the parliamentary elections on Sunday, with hopes to bring in a majority for President Macky Sall’s government.
France has signed defence and aid deals with Senegal’s newly elected President Macky Sall, who visited Paris on Wednesday.
The on-going crisis in Mali is still very much in the news, but it is not the only big story.
Official results from Senegal's election show Macky Sall won with 65.8 per cent, a crushing victory over outgoing president Abdoulaye Wade who trailed with 34.2 per cent.
Pride of place goes to Senegal this morning, where the daily newspapers are still struggling to deal with the reality of life after Abdoulaye Wade.
Senegal's new president, President Nicolas Sarkozy's bank balance and why the Dutch are so happy grab the headlines in the French newspapers.
Thousands of people took to the streets of the Senegalese capital Dakar Sunday night to celebrate the victory of opposition candidate Macky Sall who defeated President Abdoulaye Wade in his ...