National Commission for Human Rights Calls On ICC to Be Impartial

[Iwacu] The National Commission for Human Rights [CNIDH] notes that the report of the Commission of Inquiry was inspired by some of the previous reports but somewhat different from the latter. “The CNIDH considers that the report should constitute a br…

[Iwacu] The National Commission for Human Rights [CNIDH] notes that the report of the Commission of Inquiry was inspired by some of the previous reports but somewhat different from the latter. "The CNIDH considers that the report should constitute a breach of a frank and constructive dialogue on the situation of human rights in Burundi", says Jean Baptiste Baribonekeza, the chairman of the CNIDH.

source: AllAfrica News: Burundi

The Treasure in Children

[Cameroon Tribune] The new school year in on and has gone for five days. The roads leading to many schools are increasingly becoming busy with pupils and students. In the urban areas such as Yaounde and Douala, the traffic go-slow has resumed full swin…

[Cameroon Tribune] The new school year in on and has gone for five days. The roads leading to many schools are increasingly becoming busy with pupils and students. In the urban areas such as Yaounde and Douala, the traffic go-slow has resumed full swing. This, of course, is normal is a veritable translation of the determination with which children and school authorities are ready to take up the education challenge. The situation, however, is a bit different in the North West and South West Regions where school resumption is

source: AllAfrica News: Cameroon

Actions to Cover Academic Work

[Cameroon Tribune] Practically all schools and colleges whose pupils and students are thirsty for education feature catch up classes at the beginning of the 2017/2018 academic year.

[Cameroon Tribune] Practically all schools and colleges whose pupils and students are thirsty for education feature catch up classes at the beginning of the 2017/2018 academic year.

source: AllAfrica News: Cameroon

Govt Strategises to Check Slipping Back Into Recession

[Guardian] Vice President Yemi Osinbajo has announced initiatives to bolster spending in all tiers of the Nigerian economy as part of measures to boost growth and check the economy from sliding into another round of recession.

[Guardian] Vice President Yemi Osinbajo has announced initiatives to bolster spending in all tiers of the Nigerian economy as part of measures to boost growth and check the economy from sliding into another round of recession.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Britain Should Be Championing Rights Not Repression in Egypt

[HRW] In his Preface to the annual FCO report on Human Rights and Democracy this year, Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson said that “promoting the values that Britain holds dear is not an optional extra, still less a vainglorious addition to our diplomacy…

[HRW] In his Preface to the annual FCO report on Human Rights and Democracy this year, Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson said that "promoting the values that Britain holds dear is not an optional extra, still less a vainglorious addition to our diplomacy: it is keeping with centuries of tradition. This is part of who we are".

source: AllAfrica News: Egypt

Customs in Lagos Seizes 1,100 Rifles Imported From Turkey

[Guardian] Operatives of the Nigeria Customs Service (NSC) have intercepted a container loaded with 1,100 pieces of pump action rifles at Tin Can port, Apapa, Lagos, making a total of 2,201 such arms seized at three different times this year.

[Guardian] Operatives of the Nigeria Customs Service (NSC) have intercepted a container loaded with 1,100 pieces of pump action rifles at Tin Can port, Apapa, Lagos, making a total of 2,201 such arms seized at three different times this year.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria