How Arrested Kidnap Kingpin Evans Made Millions From Ransom – Police

[Premium Times] The Lagos State Police Command on Sunday paraded one of the most wanted kidnap suspects in Nigeria, Chukwudi Onuamadike, who was named the “most wanted kidnap kingpin” in February.

[Premium Times] The Lagos State Police Command on Sunday paraded one of the most wanted kidnap suspects in Nigeria, Chukwudi Onuamadike, who was named the "most wanted kidnap kingpin" in February.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Tiran and Sanafir Case – the One-Opinion Country

[HRInfo] The case of Egyptian- Saudi maritime border agreement, known in media as “Tiran and Sanafir”- in connection with two islands in the Red Sea that Egypt handed over to Saudi Arabia upon an agreement- constitutes a flagrant example of the state’s…

[HRInfo] The case of Egyptian- Saudi maritime border agreement, known in media as "Tiran and Sanafir"- in connection with two islands in the Red Sea that Egypt handed over to Saudi Arabia upon an agreement- constitutes a flagrant example of the state's muzzling of its opponents and silencing of all voices, expect those supporting the President and his government.

source: AllAfrica News: Egypt

Cancel Military Court Death Sentences

[HRW] Beirut -The case of eight men who could face imminent execution following a military trial shows why Egyptian authorities should place a moratorium on the death penalty, Human Rights Watch said today.

[HRW] Beirut -The case of eight men who could face imminent execution following a military trial shows why Egyptian authorities should place a moratorium on the death penalty, Human Rights Watch said today.

source: AllAfrica News: Egypt

Religious Beliefs Put Patients’ Lives At Risk

[CSJNews] Phalombe -Failure by some medical workers to offer treatment to patients due to their religious beliefs is putting lives of patients at risk. Writes SAM MAJAMANDA of Malawi News Agency

[CSJNews] Phalombe -Failure by some medical workers to offer treatment to patients due to their religious beliefs is putting lives of patients at risk. Writes SAM MAJAMANDA of Malawi News Agency

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Lagos Declares June 12 Public Holiday

[Vanguard] The Lagos State Government on Sunday declared Monday public holiday to mark June 12 celebration in the State, saying that the State remains committed to the ideals of the annulled 1993 Presidential election.

[Vanguard] The Lagos State Government on Sunday declared Monday public holiday to mark June 12 celebration in the State, saying that the State remains committed to the ideals of the annulled 1993 Presidential election.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

IEC Needs More Resources, Say NGOs

[Lesotho Times] THE Lesotho Council of Non-Governmental Organisations (LCN) has recommended the overhaul of the voters’ roll, voter education and the allocation of more resources to the Independent Electoral Commission (IEC) as part of a raft of measur…

[Lesotho Times] THE Lesotho Council of Non-Governmental Organisations (LCN) has recommended the overhaul of the voters' roll, voter education and the allocation of more resources to the Independent Electoral Commission (IEC) as part of a raft of measures to improve the management and conduct of elections in the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Lesotho

IEC Urges Elected Winners to Be Humble

[Lesotho Times] INDEPENDENT Electoral Commission (IEC) chairperson, Justice Mahapela Lehohla has urged winners of the recent 3 June elections to be “gracious and the losers to note that it is a mark of courage to accept the loss with dignity of a lost …

[Lesotho Times] INDEPENDENT Electoral Commission (IEC) chairperson, Justice Mahapela Lehohla has urged winners of the recent 3 June elections to be "gracious and the losers to note that it is a mark of courage to accept the loss with dignity of a lost genuine battle".

source: AllAfrica News: Lesotho

‘New Mindset Needed for Reforms’

[Lesotho Times] FORMER Zambian President Rupiah Banda says a new political mindset is needed for Basotho to find long-lasting solutions to the country’s perennial political challenges through inclusive and broad-based dialogue.

[Lesotho Times] FORMER Zambian President Rupiah Banda says a new political mindset is needed for Basotho to find long-lasting solutions to the country's perennial political challenges through inclusive and broad-based dialogue.

source: AllAfrica News: Zambia