Submission for the Universal Periodic Review of Mali

[HRW] The human rights climate in northern and increasingly central Mali remains precarious as a result of abuses and intimidation by Islamist armed groups, bloody intercommunal clashes, surges in violent crime and rights violations by state security f…

[HRW] The human rights climate in northern and increasingly central Mali remains precarious as a result of abuses and intimidation by Islamist armed groups, bloody intercommunal clashes, surges in violent crime and rights violations by state security forces engaged in counterterrorism operations.

source: AllAfrica News: Mali

UN Renews Steps Against Illicit Libyan Oil Exports – Renews Missions in Golan, Mali, Darfur

[UN News] The Security Council today adopted a series of resolutions by which it extended the mandates of United Nations missions in the Golan, the Darfur region of Sudan and Mali, and renewed measures against illicit oil exports in Libya.

[UN News] The Security Council today adopted a series of resolutions by which it extended the mandates of United Nations missions in the Golan, the Darfur region of Sudan and Mali, and renewed measures against illicit oil exports in Libya.

source: AllAfrica News: Libya

Corruption-Accused Court Officials Out on Bail

[New Era] Ongwediva -Three Ondangwa court officials accused of using their offices for self-gratification were each granted bail of N$5,000 at the Ondangwa Magistrates Court on Wednesday.

[New Era] Ongwediva -Three Ondangwa court officials accused of using their offices for self-gratification were each granted bail of N$5,000 at the Ondangwa Magistrates Court on Wednesday.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Angola Represents Continent in International Volleyball Tournament

[ANGOP] Luanda -The youth team of Blue Volei Clube travelled on Wednesday night to the city of Oporto (Portugal) to represent Angola and Africa in the “AMB Volleyball International Tournament, to take place on 3-9 July, in Espinho,

[ANGOP] Luanda -The youth team of Blue Volei Clube travelled on Wednesday night to the city of Oporto (Portugal) to represent Angola and Africa in the "AMB Volleyball International Tournament, to take place on 3-9 July, in Espinho,

source: AllAfrica News: Angola

DRC, Migration, Jihadis – Flashpoints At African Union Addis Summit

[RFI] Conflict in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) and mass migration are likely to dominate discussions as foreign ministers from the 55 African nations gather in Addis Ababa on Friday for two days of talks, ahead of the 29th summit of African l…

[RFI] Conflict in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) and mass migration are likely to dominate discussions as foreign ministers from the 55 African nations gather in Addis Ababa on Friday for two days of talks, ahead of the 29th summit of African leaders next week.

source: AllAfrica News: Congo-Kinshasa

Resettlement Farms Not for Sub-Leasing – Governor Katjirua

[New Era] Windhoek -The Khomas Regional Governor Laura McLeod-Katjirua has strongly spoken out against resettled farmers acquiring farming units just to let them stand idle.

[New Era] Windhoek -The Khomas Regional Governor Laura McLeod-Katjirua has strongly spoken out against resettled farmers acquiring farming units just to let them stand idle.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Toppling Jacob’s Ladder – Outa Delivers a Hard Blow

[Daily Maverick] No more Mr Nice Guy was the message delivered by Outa to President Jacob Zuma in Cape Town on Wednesday. The Organisation Undoing Tax Abuse says it has compiled a mammoth dossier detailing several months of investigation into state cap…

[Daily Maverick] No more Mr Nice Guy was the message delivered by Outa to President Jacob Zuma in Cape Town on Wednesday. The Organisation Undoing Tax Abuse says it has compiled a mammoth dossier detailing several months of investigation into state capture, which it will present to Parliament, African National Congress's NEC, the Hawks, the Minister of Police, the National Prosecuting Authority and the Public Protector, in an attempt to unseat Zuma. The question is, however, whether any accusations will stick to President

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa