Category Archives: Politics

MAURITANIA: COURT GIVES TOUGHEST SENTENCE FOR SLAVE OWNERS

NOUAKCHOTT– A Mauritanian court has sentenced in two separate cases two people, a woman and a man, respectively to 10 years and 20 years in prison for slavery. Human rights organisations say this is a …

SOUTH AFRICA: DAM LEVELS CONTINUE TO TAKE A BLOW

PRETORIA, As dam levels continue to decrease, South Africa’s Department of Water and Sanitation has urged people to use water sparingly and always monitor water usage.

According to the department’s weekly dam levels report, issued …

SOUTH AFRICA: DAM LEVELS CONTINUE TO TAKE A BLOW

PRETORIA, As dam levels continue to decrease, South Africa’s Department of Water and Sanitation has urged people to use water sparingly and always monitor water usage.

According to the department’s weekly dam levels report, issued …

UN chief condemns deadly terrorist attacks in Borno state, Nigeria

Condemning a series of terrorist attacks in north-eastern Nigeria, United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres has called for those responsible for these repeated heinous acts to be brought to justice.

In a statement from his spokesman …

Joint Statement by Heads of Mission in Kenya on Kenya’s General Elections

This has been a historic week for Kenya. As friends of Kenya and as nations who cherish democracy, we have been moved and inspired by the commitment millions of Kenyans have shown to having their …