AfCHPR Makes Case for Egypt and Tunisia’s Access to Court

[Nation] The African Court on Human and Peoples’ Rights (AfCHPR) is actively pushing for more countries to grant their citizens the rights to access it in order to promote justice on the continent.

[Nation] The African Court on Human and Peoples' Rights (AfCHPR) is actively pushing for more countries to grant their citizens the rights to access it in order to promote justice on the continent.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Eight Killed in Car Bomb Near Security Ministry HQ

[Dalsan Radio] A car bomb has killed at least 8 people outside a restaurant that is opposite a the Internal security Ministry headquarters. At the scene of the explosion in Mogadishu’s Shangani district the bodies of the dead were strewened to the grou…

[Dalsan Radio] A car bomb has killed at least 8 people outside a restaurant that is opposite a the Internal security Ministry headquarters. At the scene of the explosion in Mogadishu's Shangani district the bodies of the dead were strewened to the ground as the vehicle involved was up in flames. The location is also near the Sports Ministry heaequaters.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Tracing Rwanda’s Highs and Lows As It Moves Beyond History’s Shadow

[Global Sisters Report] Kigali -They call Rwanda “The Land of a Thousand Hills.” Small mountains and knolls blanket this tiny country, from north to south and east to west.

[Global Sisters Report] Kigali -They call Rwanda "The Land of a Thousand Hills." Small mountains and knolls blanket this tiny country, from north to south and east to west.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

The Provincial Commissioner Condemns the Killing of Two People

[SAPS] The Provincial Commissioner, Lieutenant General Nneke Ledwaba has today condemned in the strongest terms the brutal mob-killing of two people and attempted killing of two others in an incident which occurred on the 2017-04-04 at Ga-Kgwete Villag…

[SAPS] The Provincial Commissioner, Lieutenant General Nneke Ledwaba has today condemned in the strongest terms the brutal mob-killing of two people and attempted killing of two others in an incident which occurred on the 2017-04-04 at Ga-Kgwete Village in the Mecklenburg Policing area outside Lebowakgomo.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Parties Nominate Ex-Convicts, Certificate Forgers for Elections – INEC

[Vanguard] The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, yesterday, enumerated challenges to free elections in the country, noting the nomination of ex-convicts and certificate forgers by political parties, whom, he said, the commission was powe…

[Vanguard] The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, yesterday, enumerated challenges to free elections in the country, noting the nomination of ex-convicts and certificate forgers by political parties, whom, he said, the commission was powerless to disqualify.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Weapon Seizure Causes Fear Among Nyanza-Lac Residents

[Iwacu] After the consecutive seizure of weapons in Nyanza-Lac Commune of Makamba southern province, residents of the locality fear a possible security destabilization. The administration reassures.

[Iwacu] After the consecutive seizure of weapons in Nyanza-Lac Commune of Makamba southern province, residents of the locality fear a possible security destabilization. The administration reassures.

source: AllAfrica News: Burundi

Feast and Famine in Africa’s Dubai

[IPS] Djibouti City -As balmy night settles over Djibouti City, the arc lights come on at its growing network of ports as ships are offloaded 24 hours a day and trucks laden with cargo depart westwards into the Horn of Africa interior.

[IPS] Djibouti City -As balmy night settles over Djibouti City, the arc lights come on at its growing network of ports as ships are offloaded 24 hours a day and trucks laden with cargo depart westwards into the Horn of Africa interior.

source: AllAfrica News: Djibouti