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Zimbabwe president Mnangagwa

President Emmerson Mnangagwa. Could U.K. invite signal beginning of thaw? Photo: Wikimedia Commons.  

Zimbabwe has stepped up efforts on various fronts to have the decades-long...

Gen. Museveni

Not Yet Uhuru. Ugandan dictator Gen. Museveni is the country's new colonizer. 

[The View From Uganda]

Uganda was born on October 9th, 1962. 

Back then, there was...

More than 5,000 refugees and migrants have been arrested by the Libyan authorities in the past week

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More than 5,000 refugees and migrants have been arrested by the Libyan authorities in the past week with some allegedly subjected to severe physical and sexual violence,...

Tanzanian authorities should unconditionally release cartoonist Opptertus John Fwema

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Nairobi, October 7, 2021—Tanzanian authorities should unconditionally release cartoonist Opptertus John Fwema, and drop investigations into Mgawe TV journalist Harold...

South Africa’s anti-apartheid icon Archbishop Desmond Tutu marks his 90th birthday Thursday

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CAPE TOWN, South Africa -- As South Africa’s anti-apartheid icon Archbishop Desmond Tutu marks his 90th birthday Thursday, a portrait of him recently defaced by racist...

Dictator Museveni

Gen. Museveni, African dictator and Western agent of 35 years. Photo: Facebook

The richly endowed country in east Africa that Winston Churchill, the twentieth century’s British statesman,...

20-year imprisonment of newspaper editor Dawit Isaac

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The Committee to Protect Journalists yesterday joined 15 other rights organizations, journalists, and human rights experts in a statement calling on the government of Canada...

Internally displaced mother and child in Amhara Region, Ethiopia

A displaced person in Ethiopia’s Amhara Region told photographer and human rights investigator Jemal Countess that he didn’t want to talk to him because he was American and “didn’t even want to...

Suspected jihadists killed 14 soldiers in an attack in northern Burkina Faso on Monday,

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Suspected jihadists killed 14 soldiers in an attack in northern Burkina Faso on Monday, the defense ministry said, in the latest bloodshed to hit the region plagued by...

The booming film industry in Nigeria – Nollywood is the world’s second largest film industry in terms of output

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Film industries in Africa could quadruple in revenue to $20bn (£15bn) and create an extra 20m jobs in creative industries, according to a report about cinema on the...

war crimes have been committed in Libya,

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GENEVA (4 October 2021) – There are reasonable grounds to believe that war crimes have been committed in Libya, while violence perpetrated in prisons and against migrants...

War crimes and crimes against humanity including murder, torture, enslavement, extrajudicial killings and rape

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War crimes and crimes against humanity including murder, torture, enslavement, extrajudicial killings and rape have been committed in Libya since 2016, a United Nations...

Kenyatta and Ali Bongo of Gabon are among the African leaders named in the Pandora Papers

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Kenya's President Uhuru Kenyatta (above) and Ali Bongo of Gabon are among the African leaders named in the Pandora Papers investigation as hiding assets in offshore tax...

Mutesa and Obote

Sir. Edward Mutesa, Kabaka of Buganda and President of Uganda at independence with executive Prime Minister Apolo Milton Obote at the time of independence. Archival photo.

[Aluta Continua...

Gen. Museveni

The king is weary after 35 years of scheming, lying, and eliminating opponents.

First they came for Dr. Kizza Besigye, who was the leading opposition leader and presumptive winner of the...

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