Getting Away With Murder

[HRW] In the Central African Republic last month, I met with Seleka commanders whose forces were accused of just having razed a camp for internally displaced people in the town of Kaga-Bandoro, killing 37 people. They denied responsibility, of course, …

[HRW] In the Central African Republic last month, I met with Seleka commanders whose forces were accused of just having razed a camp for internally displaced people in the town of Kaga-Bandoro, killing 37 people. They denied responsibility, of course, but when I mentioned that those responsible could be held accountable, they chuckled. The notion that anyone in the Central African Republic would be punished for killings and other war crimes seemed like a joke.

source: AllAfrica News: Central African Republic

Lagos Rich Women Use Family Planning More Than Lagos Poor Women – Survey

[This Day] A recent survey by the Performance Monitoring and Accountability 2020-Nigeria (PMA2020-NG) has revealed that Lagos rich women are more likely to use family planning methods than Lagos Poor women.

[This Day] A recent survey by the Performance Monitoring and Accountability 2020-Nigeria (PMA2020-NG) has revealed that Lagos rich women are more likely to use family planning methods than Lagos Poor women.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

France Late Show Denies Ghana Famous Win

[CAF] Ghana conceded a cruel last minute goal for the second successive match, drawing 2-2 with France after they looked set for a deserved come-from-behind win at the PNG Football Stadium in Port Moresby.

[CAF] Ghana conceded a cruel last minute goal for the second successive match, drawing 2-2 with France after they looked set for a deserved come-from-behind win at the PNG Football Stadium in Port Moresby.

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana

Justice and Correctional Services Portfolio Committee Agrees On Protected Disclosures Bill

[Parliament of South Africa] The Portfolio Committee on Justice and Correctional Services today adopted its report on the Protected Disclosures Bill.

[Parliament of South Africa] The Portfolio Committee on Justice and Correctional Services today adopted its report on the Protected Disclosures Bill.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Sacoir Briefs Committee On Global Challenges

[Parliament of South Africa] The Portfolio Committee on International Relations and Cooperation appreciated the briefing it received this morning from the South African Council on International Relations (SACOIR) on various issues about the globe.

[Parliament of South Africa] The Portfolio Committee on International Relations and Cooperation appreciated the briefing it received this morning from the South African Council on International Relations (SACOIR) on various issues about the globe.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa