Vatican experts said Zerbo, 74, was recovering from an illness but had managed to make the trip to the Vatican to be appointed cardinal along with four others by Pope Francis on Wednesday.
Monday's hearing saw sentence handed down to Folly Satchivi as well as to another student involved in this month's demonstrations, Marius Amagbegnon.
Graves located in Kasai region, home to clashes between government forces, Kamuina Nsapu militiamen
Mohammed VI told ministers Sunday of his "disappointment, dissatisfaction and concern" that the $670 million (600 million euro) programme in the northern Rif region was behind schedule, according to a cabinet statement.
Activists object to Joseph Kabila's presence in South Africa questioning whether he was legitimate DRC representative
Julienne Sassou Nguesso, 50, and her 53-year-old husband Guy Johnson were placed under investigation this week for "money laundering and misuse of public funds", the sources said.
Morocco said late Saturday it has been in talks with Dutch officials in the past two days urging them to extradite "a notorious drug trafficker" who allegedly funds "some groups in northern Morocco".
Peter O'Neill's People's National Congress won the last election in 2012, and he has campaigned on delivering key infrastructure and providing free education and health to a country that remains mired in poverty.
Arrest came after they held news conference to protest continued incarceration of party leader Hakainde Hichilema
Protest leader ‘arrested, severely beaten’, two high-profile human rights groups assert
International investigation could uncover truth about horrific violence in the Kasai region, says Human Rights Watch
Government pledges unhindered access by foreign reporters after pressure from national dialogue committee, says journalist
A council resolution called on the UN rights office to dispatch a team of international experts to help Kinshasa investigate gross rights violations in the region, including extrajudicial killings, torture, rape and the use of child soldiers.
Maarif Foundation officials reassures parents fearful of closures, saying the group will provide continuity of supervision
Attackers tried to set free Allied Democratic Force prisoners in North Kivu
Attack occurred in Mogadishu
Although no date has been set for such a vote, Chief Justice Mogoeng Mogoeng said the National Assembly speaker had the authority to order a secret ballot in a case brought by the country's opposition parties.
Exchanges of fire could be heard in the eastern part of the city, with an army spokesman confirming a gun battle had broken out between troops and a new rebel group.
Director of Business and Finance Association says Turkey is a model country for Africa because of its fast growing economy
Around half of 12M population faces hunger across the East African nation
Turkish Cooperation and Coordination Agency also arranges iftar programs across Kenyan capital