Ongwen Trial – Defence Lawyer, Witness Spar

[Monitor] The trial in The Hague, the Netherlands, of ex-Lord’s Resistance Army (LRA) commander Dominic Ongwen turned dramatic last Friday when the lead defence lawyer and a prosecution witness sparred in court.

[Monitor] The trial in The Hague, the Netherlands, of ex-Lord's Resistance Army (LRA) commander Dominic Ongwen turned dramatic last Friday when the lead defence lawyer and a prosecution witness sparred in court.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Kaduna Airport Booms

[Daily Trust] Kaduna -The Kaduna International Airport yesterday sprang to life as unprecedented number of commercial flights landed and took off on the first day of flight diversion from Abuja.

[Daily Trust] Kaduna -The Kaduna International Airport yesterday sprang to life as unprecedented number of commercial flights landed and took off on the first day of flight diversion from Abuja.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Govt Reacts Against Recent UNSG Report

[Iwacu] Burundi Government has written a letter to the UN Security Council as a reaction to the recent UN Secretary General report. It denies the allegations of human rights abuse contained in the report.

[Iwacu] Burundi Government has written a letter to the UN Security Council as a reaction to the recent UN Secretary General report. It denies the allegations of human rights abuse contained in the report.

source: AllAfrica News: Burundi

University Community in Bamenda – Adhoc Committee Presents Report

[Cameroon Tribune] Prime Minister, Head of Government Philemon Yang has inspired students of the University of Bamenda to be in school, learn and not listen to voices elsewhere that cannot help them to become the salt of the world. On a visit to encour…

[Cameroon Tribune] Prime Minister, Head of Government Philemon Yang has inspired students of the University of Bamenda to be in school, learn and not listen to voices elsewhere that cannot help them to become the salt of the world. On a visit to encourage the full resumption of classes on March 6, 2017, the PM urged lectures and students to stop spreading fear, avoid the blame game, forgive and seek peace with each other as the way forward to achieve required results from the university community. He recognized in the commun

source: AllAfrica News: Cameroon

What You Don’t Want to Know About African Elections

[Nation] Parts of this column aren’t meant to be taken too seriously, but it will still be written. Founded in 1822 by the US as a safe haven for emancipated slaves returning to Africa, Liberia became an independent state in 1847.

[Nation] Parts of this column aren't meant to be taken too seriously, but it will still be written. Founded in 1822 by the US as a safe haven for emancipated slaves returning to Africa, Liberia became an independent state in 1847.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

We Are Giving Up Our Privacy, Say Researchers

[GroundUp] CCTV cameras in the City of Cape Town play a negligible role in reducing crime, said Professor Jane Duncan of the Media Policy and Democracy Project at a panel discussion on privacy in South Africa.

[GroundUp] CCTV cameras in the City of Cape Town play a negligible role in reducing crime, said Professor Jane Duncan of the Media Policy and Democracy Project at a panel discussion on privacy in South Africa.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa