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US Seizes Ton of African Ivory From Art Dealer

US Seizes Ton of African Ivory From Art Dealer

(“InformAfrica”) — An art store owner surrendered on Tuesday on charges that he smuggled one ton of banned African elephant ivory into the United States.

Morocco plane crash leaves 78 people dead

Morocco plane crash leaves 78 people dead

(“Breaking News”) — Seventy-eight people were killed and three injured Tuesday when a Moroccan military plane slammed into a mountainside in bad weather in the country’s south, the Moroccan military said.

Burundi court jails Frenchman 25 years for rape

Burundi court jails Frenchman 25 years for rape

(“InformAfrica”) — A court in Burundi on Monday found a Frenchman guilty of raping five teenagers, giving him a 25-year jail sentence and a fine of 14,000 euros ($20,000).