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Oulanyah Cautions ICC, Says Court’s “harassment” has Disappointed Africa

The deputy speaker of Uganda’s Parliament, Jacob Oulanyah, has told the 45th Session of the African, Caribbean and Pacific Group of States (ACP Group) Parliamentary Assembly in Brussels that the Africans could be forced to reject the International Criminal Court (ICC), accusing it of bias, harassment and positioning itself as

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OPINION: The ICC Can’t Live with Africa, But it Can’t Live Without it Either

 "However, to reduce all African opposition against the ICC to the self-interest of African elites ignores the context of Africa’s response."   On the first of February, 2017, the African Union issued a resolution encouraging member states to withdraw from the International Criminal Court (ICC). Whatever comes of it, the reported plan

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Gambia scraps age limits for president, deputy and judges

BANJUL The Gambian parliament on Tuesday scrapped the constitutional age limit on presidential election candidates, deputy president and judges after new President Adama Barrow faced questions over his deputy's eligibility due to her age. Anyone over 65 has been barred from running for The Gambia's highest office under a constitutional amendment that

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