Compendium On Human Rights Treaty Bodies Concluding Observations Launched

[Government of Mauritius] The Compendium on the Human Rights Treaty Bodies Concluding Observations was launched this morning by the Attorney General, Minister of Justice, Human Rights and Institutional Reforms, Mr Maneesh Gobin, at Gold Crest Hotel, Qu…

[Government of Mauritius] The Compendium on the Human Rights Treaty Bodies Concluding Observations was launched this morning by the Attorney General, Minister of Justice, Human Rights and Institutional Reforms, Mr Maneesh Gobin, at Gold Crest Hotel, Quatre Bornes.

source: AllAfrica News: Mauritius

Group Drags Govt, Police to UN for Release of Member Involved in #endsar’s Campaign

[Guardian] Lagos-based Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has sent an urgent appeal to four UN special rapporteurs drawing their attention to “the arbitrary arrest and detention of anti-corruption defender Moses Motoni, and urging…

[Guardian] Lagos-based Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has sent an urgent appeal to four UN special rapporteurs drawing their attention to "the arbitrary arrest and detention of anti-corruption defender Moses Motoni, and urging them to use their "mandates to prevail on the Nigerian government and Nigeria police to immediately and unconditionally release him."

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Soccer – Stars, Tura Magic in Crucial Clash Tonight

[New Era] Windhoek -Although it’s still early days in the country’s topflight football league, the MTC Namibia Premier League (NPL), African Stars veteran skipper Pat-Nevin Uanivi has promised there will be no room for schoolboy errors and that no ston…

[New Era] Windhoek -Although it's still early days in the country's topflight football league, the MTC Namibia Premier League (NPL), African Stars veteran skipper Pat-Nevin Uanivi has promised there will be no room for schoolboy errors and that no stone will be left unturned when they confront league title rivals Tura Magic tonight at the San Nujoma Stadium at 20h00.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Child Rapist Gets 20-Year Sentence

[New Era] Ongwediva -The Oshakati Regional Court slapped Gervasius Nghishikomesho with a 20-year prison sentence for the horrific defiling of a seven-year-old girl at Oshityani village in Oshana Region in December 16, 2014.

[New Era] Ongwediva -The Oshakati Regional Court slapped Gervasius Nghishikomesho with a 20-year prison sentence for the horrific defiling of a seven-year-old girl at Oshityani village in Oshana Region in December 16, 2014.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Massive Reception in Kano ‘Clear Message’ to Opposition – Buhari

[Premium Times] President Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday night declared that the massive reception that greeted his arrival in Kano for a two-day working visit “is a message to the opposition” that his popularity in the region remains unshaken.

[Premium Times] President Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday night declared that the massive reception that greeted his arrival in Kano for a two-day working visit "is a message to the opposition" that his popularity in the region remains unshaken.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Institute Plans to Earn U.S.$182 Million From Meat and Dairy Export

[Ethiopian Herald] Ethiopian Meat and Dairy Industry Development Institute said it plans to earn 182 million USD from meat, milk, fish and honey exports this fiscal year.

[Ethiopian Herald] Ethiopian Meat and Dairy Industry Development Institute said it plans to earn 182 million USD from meat, milk, fish and honey exports this fiscal year.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Govt Loses U.S.$151 Billion in Fighting Epidemics

[Citizen] 2017dodoma -The government is annually losing at least Sh340 billion in treating diarrhoea, cholera and typhoid as a result of poor sanitation throughout the country.

[Citizen] 2017dodoma -The government is annually losing at least Sh340 billion in treating diarrhoea, cholera and typhoid as a result of poor sanitation throughout the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Kisumu Workers Demand That Breweries Hires 70% Locals

[Nation] Hundreds of casual workers at Kenya Breweries Limited have staged a protest outside the company’s Kisumu offices, demanding that 70 per cent jobs in the area should be given to locals.

[Nation] Hundreds of casual workers at Kenya Breweries Limited have staged a protest outside the company's Kisumu offices, demanding that 70 per cent jobs in the area should be given to locals.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya