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Ex-Al-Jazeera journalist Mohamed Fahmy shares his experience

After more than a year behind bars in Egypt, Mohamed Fahmy is finally free. Speaking alongside his lawyer, Fahmy said he owes a lot...

Inhumane practices by Ghana’s police force alarm UN expert

For the past 4 days the UN expert on torture has been touring Ghanaian detention facilities, psychiatric hospitals and prison. Juan Mendez said more needs...

Former Egyptian Minister in custody following Corruption Scandal

The New Cairo Court remanded into custody former Agriculture Minister Salah Hilal on Wednesday. Hilal's media advisor, Mohi Qadh, Mohamed Fouda and businessman Ayman al-Gamil...

Rwandan diplomat expelled from Burundi

Burundi has expelled a Rwandan diplomat, Desire Nyaruhirira, whom it accuses of destabilising the country. He had been a top adviser at the Rwandan embassy...

Artists gather in Algeria for the 8th Algiers Cartoon Festival

The 8th Algiers International Cartoon Festival held in Algeria attracted artists from 30 countries who are showcasing their art. Cartoonists from 32 countries have gathered...

Multiple Blasts Rock Northeastern Nigeria

At least 17 people were killed in three blasts across the city of Damaturu in northeastern Nigerian on Wednesday by unidentified bombers according to...

Mild Earth tremor in Johannesburg

A mild earth tremor was felt in Johannesburg on Wednesday afternoon, according to the Council for Geoscience. Lead competency manager at the council, Michelle Grobbelaar,...

Libya: Army bus attacked south of Sirte

 A bus carrying more than 40 army personnel from the Third Force has been ambushed on Thursday. The soldiers were in their way from Al-Jufra...

South Sudan Civil War Leaves Many Women Widowed

Since the civil war in South Sudan broke out in 2013 thousands of people have lost their lives while approximately 2.2 million displaced from their...

Move to Impeach President Blocked in Somalia

Somalia lawmakers motion to impeach the president has been turned down by the speaker. The lawmakers  have accused the president of incompetence and corruption. Somalia...
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