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Cameroon Courts Paralyzed as Lawyers Strike Over Human Rights Violations

YAOUNDE, CAMEROON – Cameroon’s law courts are at a standstill as lawyers for a third day Wednesday defy government threats and continue to protest what they say are widespread unbearable rights violations that include torture, …

First Group of Namibia Refugees Deported From Botswana

GABORONE, BOTSWANA – The first group of more than 800 Namibian refugees was deported Tuesday from Botswana, after resisting calls for voluntary repatriation. The refugees fled their home country in 1999, following a secessionist uprising. …

France’s Foreign Minister Pledges Support for ‘New Sudan’

KHARTOUM – France’s foreign minister announced 60 million euros in aid for Sudan’s transitional authorities during a visit to Khartoum on Monday, while offering to help Sudan rebuild relations with international lenders and tackle its …

Nigerian MPs Face Backlash, Lawsuit Over Luxury Car Budget

ABUJA – It’s unprecedented.

Thousands of Nigerians have joined a lawsuit seeking to block members of the Senate from using public money to buy luxury cars. The suit was initiated by rights groups that became …

Nigerian MPs Face Backlash, Lawsuit Over Luxury Car Budget

ABUJA – It’s unprecedented.

Thousands of Nigerians have joined a lawsuit seeking to block members of the Senate from using public money to buy luxury cars. The suit was initiated by rights groups that became …