Malian Islamist appears at ICC over Timbuktu destruction

2015-09-30 14:04

An alleged al-Qaeda-linked Islamist militant accused of ordering the destruction of treasured monuments in Mali’s fabled city of Timbuktu has appeared for the first time before judges at the ICC.

ICC declines term cut for Lubanga

2015-09-22 20:01

The International Criminal Court has rejected an application by convicted Congolese war criminal Thomas Lubanga for his early release.

Ivory Coast president urges reconciliation ahead of key vote

2015-09-14 12:30

Ivory Coast President Alassane Ouattara has called on his supporters to “forgive” their political opponents, while also urging them to mobilise for upcoming presidential elections in which he is seeking a second term.

Congolese 'Terminator' to address war crimes trial

2015-09-03 12:30

Congolese warlord Bosco Ntaganda is set to to address his war crimes trial at the International Criminal Court, speaking publicly for the first time since he surrendered to the US embassy in Kigali in 2013.

Congolese warlord Ntaganda pleads not guilty at ICC

2015-09-02 12:15

Former Congolese warlord Bosco Ntaganda has pleaded not guilty to war crimes as his trial started at the International Criminal Court in The Hague.

Africa in the dock at the ICC

2015-09-02 09:11

The International Criminal Court where the trial of Congolese warlord Bosco Ntangada is set to open, has launched investigations in eight African countries.

Congolese warlord innocent - lawyer

2015-09-01 22:00

Congolese warlord Bosco Ntaganda will seek to prove his innocence at his impending war crimes trial before the International Criminal Court, his lawyer says.

Zim minister ridicules SA economy on Twitter

2015-08-28 13:34

Jonathan Moyo, Zimbabwe’s minister of higher and tertiary education, has taken to social media to ridicule the South African rand, saying it is 'falling like any other African currency'.

Convicted Congolese warlord appeals for early release

2015-08-21 12:15

A Congolese warlord convicted of using child soldiers has appealed to the ICC for early release from his 14-year sentence, saying he wants to go to university to research the cause of ethnic conflicts.

ICC to rule on Kenya's alleged intransigence

2015-08-18 21:31

Appeals judges at the International Criminal Court are set to decide whether Kenya co-operated in the court's collapsed case against President Uhuru Kenyatta.


ICC brings 60 new charges against LRA Kony's deputy

2015-09-25 08:07

The ICC has unveiled 60 new war crimes charges against the deputy leader of Uganda’s brutal Lord’s Resistance Army, including using child soldiers and keeping sex slaves.

Witness tells ICC how DRC rebels came to 'wage war'

2015-09-15 14:33

The first witness has begun testifying in the trial of former Congolese rebel Bosco Ntangada, who stands accused before the ICC on 18 counts of war crimes and crimes against humanity.

'Terminator' the good guy, court told

2015-09-03 17:21

Lawyers for militia leader Bosco Ntaganda have countered a portrayal of their client as cruel and bloodthirsty, saying he was a professional soldier.

DRC militia leader pleads 'not guilty' as ICC trial opens

2015-09-02 13:59

Congolese warlord Bosco Ntaganda has pleaded “not guilty” to crimes, including the rape of child soldiers in a campaign of pillage and murder in northeast DRC’s Ituri province in the early 2000s.

Congolese 'Terminator' warlord's ICC trial opens

2015-09-02 12:05

The trial of former Congolese warlord Bosco Ntaganda has opened at the ICC, where the ex-rebel faces 18 charges of war crimes and crimes against humanity.

Congolese 'Terminator' warlord's ICC trial to open

2015-09-02 07:38

Former Congolese warlord Bosco "Terminator" Ntaganda is set to go on trial before the International Criminal Court for war crimes, including the rape of a child soldier within his own rebel army.

ICC trial of Congolese 'Terminator' warlord to start

2015-08-31 11:10

Former Congolese warlord Bosco Ntaganda is set to go on trial before the International Criminal Court accused of war crimes, including the rape of child soldiers by his own rebel army.

Ex-bodyguard of I Coast's 'Iron Lady' appeals murder sentence

2015-08-25 08:57

The former bodyguard of ex-Ivorian president Laurent Gbagbo's wife has appealed a 20-year prison sentence for murder, his lawyer says.

ICC judges to reconsider Kenya's lack of co-operation

2015-08-19 14:43

Appeals judges at the ICC say a lower panel of judges must reconsider its decision not to report Kenya to the court’s government body for failing to fully co-operate with prosecutors seeking evidence against the country’s president.

Ivory Coast convicts ex-leader's top security officers

2015-08-05 14:39

Ivory Coast’s military court has sentenced the former head of security for the ex-first lady to 20 years in prison for acts related to the postelection crisis in 2011.

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