S/Africans urged to promote social cohesion, shared national identity
APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — South Africans should observe Human Rights Day as “a time to foster greater social cohesion, nation building and a shared national identity” countrywide, Cabinet said on Monday.
Cote d'Ivoire in drive to prevent identity-based withdrawal
APA - Abidjan (Cote d’Ivoire) — The Ivorian government is holding a workshop from March 16 to 18, 2022 in Grand Bassam on strategic reflection on inter-communal dialogue.
Mali: Rights watchdog denounces new “wave of executions”
APA - Dakar (Senegal) — A Human Rights Watch (HRW) report blames the Malian Armed Forces (FAM) and jihadist groups for a fresh “wave of executions”.
Kenyatta mourns Kenyan tycoon
APA-Nairobi (Kenya) — President Uhuru Kenyatta has condoled with the family of Kiambu businessman Francis Mwaura Ngugi who died on Sunday.
S/Africa: Court to decide on criminalisation of cannabis use by children
APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — South Africa’s Constitutional Court is on Thursday expected to make a ruling on whether it is a criminal offence for children to possess or use cannabis.
S/Africa: Court orders coronation of new Zulu king
APA-Pietermaritzburg (South Africa) — A South African court on Wednesday ruled that Misuzulu kaZwelithini should be crowned Zulu king despite resistance from some members of the royal family.
Ugandan opposition MPs launch complaint directory
APA-Kampala (Uganda) — Opposition members of the Ugandan parliament have launched a directory for missing persons where complaints about abuses are entered, APA learnt on Friday.