Tag: France

Legal Matters, News, Sports, World News

Former world athletics boss‘ son Papa Massata Diack gets 5-year jail term for corruption

Papa Massata Diack, son of former world athletics boss Lamine Diack, was sentenced on Thursday to five years in prison for corruption in the 2011 Russian doping scandal, a case that shook the sports world. In his absence, the Paris appeal court upheld the first instance sentence but halved the […]

News, Women & Children's Affairs

Kabirou Mbodje’s alleged rape case: Victims‘ testimonies explain how he did it on all the 3 women in the same evening!!!

The alleged rape case of the chief executive officer (CEO) of Wari money transfer services, Kabirou Mbodje is undergoing investigation by the French police in France. The Wari boss is reported to have been involved in four rape cases, three of which occurred on the same evening on 13th October […]

Human Rights, Opinion, Sports

In Solidarity with Senegalese International Idrissa Gueye following the homophobia row

Fatoumatta: There will not be freedom in the world until we understand that our differences make us strong together and never yardsticks for dichotomies. Until we respect each other, the peace and unity we seek in the world are mere wishes! Senegalese international footballer Idrissa Gueye’s refusal to wear a […]

World News

Emmanuel Macron and Marine Le Pen face off again, with France’s future direction at stake

By Joshua Berlinger, CNN. Paris (CNN)French voters will choose between two very different visions for their country during Sunday’s presidential runoff election, as the centrist President Emmanuel Macron seeks to fend off a challenge from his far-right opponent, Marine Le Pen. Macron, 44, is pitching voters on an innovative, globalized […]