Amnesty and the Pro-Biafra Killings

[This Day] In yet another damning report titled, “Nigeria: ‘Bullets Were Raining Everywhere,’ Deadly Repression of Pro-Biafra Activists” Amnesty International (AI) last week alleged that the Nigerian troops killed no fewer than 150 members of Indigenou…

[This Day] In yet another damning report titled, "Nigeria: 'Bullets Were Raining Everywhere,' Deadly Repression of Pro-Biafra Activists" Amnesty International (AI) last week alleged that the Nigerian troops killed no fewer than 150 members of Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) and MASSOB between August and now. "Hardly any allegations of crimes under international law and human rights violations by the Nigerian security forces, and in particular the military, are investigated. If an investigation is carried out, ther

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Kenyatta Announces Sh2 Billion Coffee Debts Written Off

[Capital FM] Nairobi -The government has written off Sh2 billion coffee debts, in a move likely to boost the sector that has been characterised by poor pay and other challenges for farmers.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -The government has written off Sh2 billion coffee debts, in a move likely to boost the sector that has been characterised by poor pay and other challenges for farmers.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Nyasa Queens Releases Music Video for ‘Iwe Wekha’

[Nyasa Times] Nyasa Queens is a Malawian female rapper group known for their hit song Uisova. They are a multi talented two young ladies namely Alice Mtanga aka Candy, Shamaelah Gonkho aka Sane. “Iwe Wekha” is their latest music video, which they have …

[Nyasa Times] Nyasa Queens is a Malawian female rapper group known for their hit song Uisova. They are a multi talented two young ladies namely Alice Mtanga aka Candy, Shamaelah Gonkho aka Sane. "Iwe Wekha" is their latest music video, which they have released.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Mugabe Off to Cuba for Castro Funeral

[New Zimbabwe] PRESIDENT Robert Mugabe was on Monday forced to stampede his ministers into an early cabinet meeting outside the traditional Tuesdays so he could fly out to Cuba for former president Fidel Castro’s funeral wak

[New Zimbabwe] PRESIDENT Robert Mugabe was on Monday forced to stampede his ministers into an early cabinet meeting outside the traditional Tuesdays so he could fly out to Cuba for former president Fidel Castro's funeral wak

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Uganda Ready for World Stage in Dubai Sevens

[Capital FM] Kampala -Africa Sevens champions Uganda are looking forward to putting up a good challenge when they take part in this weekend’s Dubai Sevens and then seven days later, at the Cape Town Sevens in South Africa.

[Capital FM] Kampala -Africa Sevens champions Uganda are looking forward to putting up a good challenge when they take part in this weekend's Dubai Sevens and then seven days later, at the Cape Town Sevens in South Africa.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Darfur Ministry Calls for Tips About UNHCR Abduction

[Radio Dabanga] El Geneina -The Ministry of Information in West Darfur announced it has taken all necessary security arrangements to gain access to the hijackers of the two employees of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR), who wer…

[Radio Dabanga] El Geneina -The Ministry of Information in West Darfur announced it has taken all necessary security arrangements to gain access to the hijackers of the two employees of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR), who were kidnapped with their Sudanese driver from El Geneina on Sunday evening.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan