Kariobangi Sharks Star Ovella Ochieng Excited to Join Harambee Stars

[Nation] Youngster Ovella Ochieng is excited by his promotion to the senior national football team set up, adding he is keen to steal the show if handed an opportunity against Uganda and DR Congo later this month.

[Nation] Youngster Ovella Ochieng is excited by his promotion to the senior national football team set up, adding he is keen to steal the show if handed an opportunity against Uganda and DR Congo later this month.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Top Jurists Make the Case for the Hague Court

[Daily Maverick] In an attempt to cut through the fog of misunderstanding and misinformation that surrounds South Africa’s membership of the International Criminal Court, a heavyweight panel of brilliant legal minds – including six former Constitutiona…

[Daily Maverick] In an attempt to cut through the fog of misunderstanding and misinformation that surrounds South Africa's membership of the International Criminal Court, a heavyweight panel of brilliant legal minds - including six former Constitutional Court justices - has briefed Parliament on what exactly is at stake. By SIMON ALLISON.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Speeding Up Justice Vital

[Nation] Justice delayed, as the adage goes, is justice denied. This is a situation that is all too familiar in our law courts. Some civil and even criminal matters take too long to conclude.

[Nation] Justice delayed, as the adage goes, is justice denied. This is a situation that is all too familiar in our law courts. Some civil and even criminal matters take too long to conclude.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

‘I Banged On the Hospital Door At 1am With My Daughter Screaming in Pain’

[Nigeria Health Watch] Editor’s Note: This week’s Thought Leadership Piece recounts the harrowing experience of Nneoma Wokemba, a mother who found herself fighting to get health care for her child in the middle of the night. Wokemba shared her experien…

[Nigeria Health Watch] Editor's Note: This week's Thought Leadership Piece recounts the harrowing experience of Nneoma Wokemba, a mother who found herself fighting to get health care for her child in the middle of the night. Wokemba shared her experience on Facebook a few days ago. As we celebrate International Women's Day this week, her poignant story reminds us that in Nigeria we still have a long way to go towards providing health care for the most vulnerable parts of our populations, especially women and children, the poor,

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Ongwen Trial – Defence Lawyer, Witness Spar

[Monitor] The trial in The Hague, the Netherlands, of ex-Lord’s Resistance Army (LRA) commander Dominic Ongwen turned dramatic last Friday when the lead defence lawyer and a prosecution witness sparred in court.

[Monitor] The trial in The Hague, the Netherlands, of ex-Lord's Resistance Army (LRA) commander Dominic Ongwen turned dramatic last Friday when the lead defence lawyer and a prosecution witness sparred in court.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda