Daily Archives: March 10, 2020

UN Commission Calls for Criminal Accountability for South Sudan

United Nations investigators accuse South Sudanese leaders of widespread corruption and of trampling on the rights and fundamental freedoms of their people. The U.N. Commission on Human Rights in South Sudan presented its latest report

Analysts: Kenya-Somalia Border Violence Threatens Regional Security

NAIROBI – In the past week, one Kenyan died and 12 others were wounded in when two rival military factions from Somalia fought in Kenyan territory. Locals say the Jubbaland militia had crossed into Kenya

Malawi Activists Arrested for Plan to Shut Down State Residences

BLANTYRE – Malawi police have arrested two activists with the Human Rights Defenders Coalition (HRDC) for their role in a planned sit-in to shut down state residences. The demonstration aimed to pressure President Peter Mutharika

EU Outlines New Africa Strategy

PARIS – The European Union outlined Monday a new partnership with Africa that seeks to build a more equal relationship between the two sides.

The strategy is still in the bare-bones stage. Many details still