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Photos of victims at the genocide memorial in Kigali
08/04/2014 - Report: Rwanda genocide 20 years

Serving time for Rwandan genocide in Nyamagabe prison

It’s a hot day on an April morning at Nyamagabe prison in Rwanda’s Southern Province.

South Sudan opposition leaders to return to face trial for treason
17/03/2014 - African news explained

South Sudan opposition leaders to return to face trial for treason

In South Sudan the trial of four men for treason is slated to return to court on Wednesday.

Journalists arrive for the sentencing of Pascal Simbikangwa at a Paris court. The trial of the former Hutu officer is the first of its kind in France
15/03/2014 - FRANCE-RWANDA

French court sentences former Rwandan spy-chief to 25 years in prison for genocide

Pascal Simbikangwa, a former Rwandan intelligence chief, was found guilty of complicity in the 1994 genocide and sentenced to 25 years in prison.

The wheelchair of former Rwandan army captain Pascal Simbikangwa is seen before the start of his trial at Paris court, 4 February 2014.
13/03/2014 - France - Rwanda

French prosecutor calls for life in prison for Rwandan genocide suspect

A French prosecutor on Wednesday requested life imprisonment for Pascal Simbikangwa, a Rwandan on trial for his alleged participation in the 1994 genocide in his country. This is the first ...

The international arrest warrant for Innocent Musabyimana
26/02/2014 - France - Rwanda

Top French court blocks extradition of Rwandan genocide suspects

France's highest court has ruled against the extradition of three Rwandans wanted in Kigali for their alleged role in anti-Tutsi genocide in 1994.

Paris trial of Rwandan Pascal Simbikangwa approaches key moment
24/02/2014 - African news explained

Paris trial of Rwandan Pascal Simbikangwa approaches key moment

Rwanda will continue to observe the trial of Pascal Simbikangwa, as it enter its fourth consecutive week today in Paris.

Zahia Dehar launches a lingerie boutique
20/01/2014 - France

Ribéry, Benzema face underage prostitution trial in Paris

Two French football stars go on trial in Paris on Monday for using the services of an underage prostitute.

Pakistani former president Pervez Musharraf's lawyers say treason trial unfair
30/12/2013 - World news explained

Pakistani former president Pervez Musharraf's lawyers say treason trial unfair

Pakistan's former president Pervez Musharraf, currently under house arrest, claims the Pakistani authorities are pursuing a vendetta with the treason case against him.

ICC postpones trial of Kenyan president
21/12/2013 - African news explained

ICC postpones trial of Kenyan president

The International Criminal Court has postponed the trial of Kenyan president Uhuru Kenyatta for alleged crimes against humanity.

02/12/2013 - France - Germany

Lagardere, Daimler to face trial over Airbus insider trading case

French conglomerate Lagardere and German carmakers Daimler are to be tried in France for insider trading, in connection with the 2006 sale of shares in the aerospace group EADS, according to ...

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