2011-11-18 13:13:59Saharawi Political Prisoners On Hunger StrikeThe prisoners were taken from a group of more than 200 activists arrested by Moroccan authorities a year ago. And as Malainin Lakhal reports, Morocco has over 60 Saharawi prisoners of conscience, including eminent human rights defender Naama Asfari.
Tuesday, 05-21-13, 8:54Road Accidents Gobble 3.4 Percent of GDP[Daily News]THE government loses 3.4 per cent of the Gross Domestic Product (GDP) annually due to road accidents occurring in the country, the Deputy Permanent Secretary in the Ministry of Works, Eng John Ndunguru has said.
Tuesday, 05-21-13, 8:33Troika Oversteps Mandate in Madagascar[The Herald]MADAGASCAR has defied Sadc's demands that three politicians in that country - Andry Rajoelina, former President Didier Ratsiraka and ousted leader Marc Ravalomanana's wife, Lalao - should not contest presidential elections this year.
Tuesday, 05-21-13, 8:18Chikopa Tribunal Seems Untouchable - Defence Lawyers[Zambia Reports]Defence lawyers in the tribunal investigating three judges will challenge some "outrageous" internal rules guiding the tribunal that seeks to insulate itself from legal challenges.
Tuesday, 05-21-13, 8:15Public Administrators Discuss Crisis Management[Focus]Public administrators from around Africa have gathered in Kigali to discuss the role of public administrations in Africa's transformation. The three-day conference is organized by the African Association of Public Administration and Management (AAPAM).