Zuma Wants MPs Who Voted Against Him Sacked

South Africa’s chief Jacob Zuma has voiced his anger on African National Congress legislators who sided with the opposition in trying to oust him during last week’s Parliamentary vote. While addressing delegates at an ANC youth convention in his home province Kwazulu Natal, President Zuma asserted that it was only fair to effect ANC Constitution […]

China’s state media recently unveiled a new naval base in Djibouti in what was prevalently seen as a major stepping stone towards the mainland’s expansion of its military presence abroad. A report from Xinhua news agency detailed the facility’s opening took the form of a flag-raising ceremony attended by Chinese military personnel, officials, and guests. […]

Oxford Academics Involved in Google’s Push to Influence Public Policy

A new account of the Campaign for Accountability (CFA) indicates that Google has been financially supporting (thereby influencing) research studies conducted by academics and policy experts. The report details that the tech giant has funded 329 papers since 2005. Additionally, the papers were found to be addressing salient public policy fields where alterations in regulation […]