Zimbabwean opposition leader Nelson Chamisa said yesterday he would only testify before an inquiry into post-election violence that killed six people in August if President Emmerson Mnangagwa did the same.
Saudi Arabia is seeking the death penalty against five out of 21 people under investigation in connection with the murder of journalist Jamal Khashoggi.
Ethiopia said yesterday it had arrested the former deputy intelligence chief after Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed’s administration launched a crackdown this week on senior security officials suspected of human rights abuses and corruption.
Not one Rohingya refugee crossed back into Myanmar from Bangladesh yesterday under a disputed repatriation programme, officials said, with Yangon blaming Dhaka for bungling efforts to start returning the minority.
Sri Lanka appeared to be politically rudderless yesterday as the speaker of parliament declared there was no functioning prime minister or cabinet after a no-confidence vote the previous day.
Protests, broken windows and dignitaries forced to flee by helicopter — Thailand’s last stint as host of Southeast Asia’s biggest summit was devoured by political chaos.
Prime Minister Imran Khan has ordered an inquiry into the death of a senior police officer who disappeared from Islamabad last month and whose body was found in Afghanistan.