Prison Congestion As Denial of Human Rights – What Govt Is Doing

[Daily Trust] Lagos -One of the topical issues in Nigeria today is the management of prisons. As a matter of fact, the state of our prisons directly touches on the fundamental human rights of the inmates and constitutes a violation of those rights.

[Daily Trust] Lagos -One of the topical issues in Nigeria today is the management of prisons. As a matter of fact, the state of our prisons directly touches on the fundamental human rights of the inmates and constitutes a violation of those rights.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Lies, Love and HIV – City Wife Hid Her HIV Status for 10 Years

[Nairobi News] Whichever way she looked at it, Renny Mbori knew the plan she had in mind was the epitome of desperation, but she had to go ahead with it. Ten years of playing hide-and-seek with her husband had taken a toll on her conscience, and today …

[Nairobi News] Whichever way she looked at it, Renny Mbori knew the plan she had in mind was the epitome of desperation, but she had to go ahead with it. Ten years of playing hide-and-seek with her husband had taken a toll on her conscience, and today she had to let the secret out.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Prosecutor’s Delay to Serve Defendants’ Counsel Stalls Trial of Kidnap Kingpin, Evans, Others

[Guardian] The trial of suspected kidnap kingpin, Chukwudumeme Onwuamadike, popularly known as Evans, on two separate charges in a Lagos High Court, Igbosere, could not continue yesterday, fbecauseof the inability of the prosecutor to complete service …

[Guardian] The trial of suspected kidnap kingpin, Chukwudumeme Onwuamadike, popularly known as Evans, on two separate charges in a Lagos High Court, Igbosere, could not continue yesterday, fbecauseof the inability of the prosecutor to complete service on the defendants' counsel.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Ghana Condemns Obstacles to Easy Movement of Goods Into Nigeria

[Guardian] In spite of the seemingly rosy economic and business relations that exist between Nigeria and Ghana, the Deputy Minister of Trade and Industry, Ghana, Carlos Ahenkora, has decried the many obstacles mitigating the easy movement of goods and …

[Guardian] In spite of the seemingly rosy economic and business relations that exist between Nigeria and Ghana, the Deputy Minister of Trade and Industry, Ghana, Carlos Ahenkora, has decried the many obstacles mitigating the easy movement of goods and services along the Ghana-Nigeria corridor.

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana

Deadly Mass Forced Evictions Make Life Misery for Waterfront Communities

[AI London] Nigerian authorities must halt a violent, unlawful campaign of demolitions and forced evictions of waterfront communities in Lagos State which has so far left more than 30,000 people homeless and 11 dead, Amnesty International said today.

[AI London] Nigerian authorities must halt a violent, unlawful campaign of demolitions and forced evictions of waterfront communities in Lagos State which has so far left more than 30,000 people homeless and 11 dead, Amnesty International said today.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Museveni and Bashir Speak Out On Somalia, South Sudan

[Independent (Kampala)] Kampala -Visiting Sudan’s President Omar Al-Bashir and host Yoweri Museveni of Uganda have called upon the international community to support the African Union Mission in Somalia (AMISOM) with the resources and requisite capabil…

[Independent (Kampala)] Kampala -Visiting Sudan's President Omar Al-Bashir and host Yoweri Museveni of Uganda have called upon the international community to support the African Union Mission in Somalia (AMISOM) with the resources and requisite capabilities to more effectively assist the current government.

source: AllAfrica News: South Sudan