2012-02-27 14:26:21Newspaper Shut Down, Issues of Three More Confiscated[HRInfo]
The Arabic Network for Human Rights Information (ANHRI) denounces the ongoing repressive crackdown of the Sudanese authorities on press freedom. Not only did the Sudanese government confiscate issues of al-Tayar newspaper last week, but ordered the suspension of the newspaper altogether on 22 February. Only one day earlier, on 21 February, it seized the entire print run of the newspapers of al-Midan, al-Youm al-Taly, and al-Ahdath.
Sunday, 12-21-14, 16:10First Lady Bags KU Doctorate[The Star]First Lady Margaret Kenyatta has been awarded a honorary Doctor of Humane Letters degree by Kenyatta University.
Sunday, 12-21-14, 14:52Cheikhs Launch Peace Caravan in Tunisia[Magharebia]Najjar -In a first-of-its-kind initiative, a caravan of Tunisian cheikhs and Islamic scholars left Zitouna Mosque in Kairouan on Monday (December 15th).
Sunday, 12-21-14, 10:16'Large Number' of Boko Haram Militants Killed[Premium Times]A large number of terrorists were on Friday killed by troops of the Nigerian military in Borno State, the defence headquarters has said in a statement.
Sunday, 12-21-14, 9:52Flames Move Four Places Up in the Latest Fifa Rankings[Malawi24]Despite failing to make it to the CAF'S 2015 African Cup of Nations scheduled for the Equatorial Guinea, the Flames of Malawi will finish the year in style as they have moved from position 94 to 90 in the latest FIFA rankings released on Thursday.