Carley Petesch, Associated Press | Posted May 30th - 6:10am
Chad's former dictator Hissene Habre was found guilty and sentenced to life imprisonment for abuses during his time in power, Judge Gberdao Gustave Kam said Monday at the end of the trial that began in July 2015.
A Pakistani health official says that for the first time in the country's history, all the previous month's environmental samples for polio have tested negative — a sign of progress in the campaign to eradicate the virus in Pakistan.
Rodney Muhumuza, Associated Press | Posted May 30th - 5:30am
Uganda is cutting military ties with North Korea to comply with U.N. sanctions over North Korea's nuclear program, a Ugandan official said Monday following a meeting between President Yoweri Museveni and South Korea's visiting president.
Jim Gomez, Associated Press | Posted May 30th - 4:30am
The Philippine Congress on Monday proclaimed crime-busting Mayor Rodrigo Duterte as president-elect and Rep. Leni Robredo as vice president-elect of a country that has been posting high growth rates but remains saddled with poverty, corruption and insurgencies.