Daily Archives: January 24, 2017

Gambia: A lesson for African dictators: What Gambia can teach other countries about the peaceful transfer of power

By Solomon Dersso

Soon after the peaceful transition of power from Barack Obama to Donald Trump in the US, Gambia’s crisis was also resolved without a single gunshot. The embattled President Yahya Jammeh appeared on national TV announcing his decision “to relinquish the mantle of leadership”.

Venezuela | Trump’s Appointed Secretary of State Confirms Support for Regime Change in Venezuela

January 23, 2017 (venezuelanalysis.com) – US President Donald Trump’s designated Secretary of State Rex Tillerson confirmed his support for regime change in Venezuela last Friday in a written exchange with think tank Latin America Goes Global.

China | Robot reporter makes newspaper debut

By Zheng Caixiong

Guangzhou-based Southern Metropolis Daily published its first story written by a robot on Wednesday.

The article was 300 characters long and focused on the Spring Festival travel rush.

Its author, Xiao Nan, took only a second to finish writing the piece and is able to write both short stories and longer reports, according to Wan Xiaojun, a professor at Peking University who leads the team studying and developing such robots.