2013-02-11 13:45:58Call for Investigation Into Post-Revolution Deaths in Egypt[IRIN]Cairo -Clashes during the second anniversary of the revolution which deposed Egypt's former president Hosni Mubarak have brought the number of Egyptians killed since the uprising began to at least 1,085, according to an IRIN tally of media reports, Ministry of Health figures and independent assessments by local NGOs.
Monday, 03-30-15, 17:50Party Militias and Election-Related Violence in Tanzania[Fahamu] Tanzanians will go into an election likely to be very competitive this October. One key concern is that the top political parties keep well-trained militias, despite the law prohibiting this. This has caused security fears around the election.
Monday, 03-30-15, 17:45On the Disappearance of Rights Activist Itai Dzamara[Fahamu] Ridiculous claims that he staged his own abduction and subsequent disappearance should be treated with the contempt they deserve. The Harare regime knows where the activist is.
Monday, 03-30-15, 16:45Sierra Leone's 3-Day Ebola Lockdown is Over[VOA] Freetown, Sierra Leone -Sierra Leone's three-day lock down has come to a close. People were told to stay at home across the country while volunteers went door to door educating people on Ebola prevention and encouraging sick people to seek treatment.