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South Sudan Leaders Must be Charged for War Crimes – Rights Group

Kampala: South Sudan’s President Salva Kiir and rebel leader Riek Machar should face the International Criminal Court (ICC) for war crimes, crimes against humanity...

Kenya Floods: EU Releases €1.5 Million

Brussels: THE European Commission has provided €1.5 million in emergency humanitarian support families affected by the devastating floods in Kenya. ...

South Africa Withdraws Ambassador After Deadly Attacks On Palestinians

Pretoria: SOUTH Africa has recalled its Ambassador to Israel following that country’s deadly attack on protesting Palestinians in the Gaza strip on Monday. ...

Rights Group Condemns Madagascar’s Ban on Protests

Antananarivo - AMNESTY International has called on authorities in Madagascar – a country off the coast of East Africa - to lift a ban...

Zimbabwe Opposition Threatens Massive Protests, Poll Boycott

Harare: Zimbabwe’s main opposition party, Movement for Democratic Party, has threatened to boycott the coming elections if the country’s electoral management body maintains a...

Burundi Bans BBC, VOA Ahead Of Controversial Referendum

Bujumbura: BURUNDI has announced a six month ban for the Voice of America (VOA), BBC as well as two local broadcasters ahead of a...

South Africa: AfriForum Pushes for Grace Mugabe Arrest

The civil rights watchdog AfriForum’s application against an earlier decision by the Minister of the Department of International Relations and Cooperation (Dirco) to grant...

Mugabe’s Govt Attempted to Abduct Business Tycoon Masiyiwa

Founder of Econet Wireless Zimbabwe, Strive Masiyiwa has claimed that former President Robert Mugabe’s government tried to abduct him in an effort to collapse...

Zimbabwean Govt Rules Out Diaspora Vote

Harare: Zimbabwe’s government has ruled out a Diaspora vote in the upcoming harmonised elections citing constitutional provisions. (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle...

South Sudan Aid Workers Freed, Humanitarian Crisis Deepens

Juba: Ten aid workers who were detained while on an assessment mission near Yei, Central Equatoria, have been freed. (adsbygoogle...