Africa Midday

TOP STORIES ON AFRICA MIDDAY THIS HOUR...

*** South African authorities receive a tongue-lashing from the Prosecutor for the IRM Criminal Tribunals for its bungled efforts in executing the arrest of a genocide fugitive being sought by the Tribunal...

*** Guinean President Alpha Conde takes the oath of office for a controversial third term following disputed elections that were marred by violence...

In Economics: The South African rand strengthens around 20 cents compared to Tuesday's trade on the JSE...

And in Sport: Nigerian basketballer signs the richest NBA deal...