Former South African President Nelson Mandela’s daughter Makaziwe Mandela speaks about their complex relationship. Also, Venus and Serena Williams compete at the French Open, the AU accuses the ICC, and Chinua Achebe is honored at his funeral in Nigeria.
Ethiopia's Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn has reportedly claimed that the system of the ICC is "flawed" because "99 percent are African." The upcoming trial of Kenya's President Uhuru Kenyatta has sparked a global debate around his prosecution by the ICC and those charged in the past.
Kenya is inaugurating a new president — Uhuru Kenyatta. Leaders from across Africa have flown into Nairobi to watch Tuesday's swearing-in, which is taking place at a sports stadium filled with tens of thousands of rowdy Kenyatta supporters.
Rwanda and the U.S. are stumped after Democratic Republic of Congo’s notorious rebel leader and “most wanted man in Africa” Bosco Ntaganda walked into the U.S. Embassy in Rwanda Monday and turned himself in to stand trial on war crimes.