Tag Archives: Education

Cameroon Church Leader Says Remaining School Captives Freed

A leader of the Cameroon church school where 79 students and three staff were abducted in the country’s troubled northwest more than a week ago says the principal and all remaining students and staff have …

DR CONGO: OPPOSITION PICKS MARTIN FAYULU AS ITS PRESIDENTIAL CANDIDATE

KINSHASA –DR Congo’s opposition coalition picked businessman and lawmaker Martin Fayulu to be its candidate in a December presidential election, it said in a statement.

Fayulu will face off against President Joseph Kabila’s preferred successor …

SOUTH AFRICAN, KENYAN JOURNALISTS RELEASED BY TANZANIAN AUTHORITIES

PRETORIA– South African journalist Angela Quintal and her Kenyan colleague Muthoki Mumo, who were detained by law enforcement in Tanzania, have been released.

South African journalist Angela Quintal and colleague are back in their hotel. …

SOUTH AFRICAN, KENYAN JOURNALISTS RELEASED BY TANZANIAN AUTHORITIES

PRETORIA– South African journalist Angela Quintal and her Kenyan colleague Muthoki Mumo, who were detained by law enforcement in Tanzania, have been released.

South African journalist Angela Quintal and colleague are back in their hotel. …

Tanzania Frees Detained CPJ Journalists

Two staff members of the New York-based Committee to Protect Journalists were freed Thursday, a day after Tanzanian immigration authorities took the women from their Dar es Salaam hotel and held them at an unknown …

Tanzania Frees Detained CPJ Journalists

Two staff members of the New York-based Committee to Protect Journalists were freed Thursday, a day after Tanzanian immigration authorities took the women from their Dar es Salaam hotel and held them at an unknown …

Nigerian Shiite Leader Denied Bail After Backers Killed During Protest

The leader of Nigeria’s minority Shiite Muslims was denied bail Wednesday, days after the group said more than 40 of its members had been killed by security forces shooting at protesters calling for his release. …

Nigerian Shiite Leader Denied Bail After Backers Killed During Protest

The leader of Nigeria’s minority Shiite Muslims was denied bail Wednesday, days after the group said more than 40 of its members had been killed by security forces shooting at protesters calling for his release. …

Charity: Thousands Hiding in Central African Republic Hospital Risk Attack

Some 5,000 people seeking refuge in a hospital in Central African Republic (CAR) risk being attacked by armed groups, a medical charity said Tuesday, amid ongoing clashes.

About 10,000 people ran to the hospital in …