2012-02-24 11:33:52U.S./Morocco - Clinton Should Urge Legal Reform - Rights-Friendly New Constitution Requires Revision of Repressive Speech Laws[HRW]
Washington, DC -
US Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton should urge Morocco's new chief of government Abdelilah Benkirane to lead the process of revising laws that impose prison terms for peaceful expression, Human Rights Watch said today. Clinton should also urge Moroccan authorities to free leading journalist Rachid Nini, who is serving a one-year sentence for articles he wrote.
Saturday, 03-08-14, 8:171 500 Cry Foul As Chiyangwa Repossesses Stoneridge Stands[The Herald]At least 1 442 people have lost residential stands to businessman Phillip Chiyangwa's Pinnacle Property Holdings Limited at Stoneridge Farm in Harare after they allegedly defaulted on payment.Pinnacle Property Holdings said in a statement yesterday that the residential stands were now up for grabs after it ordered the residents out.
Saturday, 03-08-14, 7:39Pretoria, Kigali Expel Each Other's Diplomats[CAJ News]Kigali -The Rwanda government has expelled six South African diplomats from Kigali for alleged involvement in espionage, impeccable sources in Kigali have told CAJ News on Friday.
Saturday, 03-08-14, 7:39Govt Expels South African Diplomats[CAJ News]Kigali -The Rwanda government has expelled six South African diplomats from Kigali for alleged involvement in espionage, impeccable sources in Kigali have told CAJ News on Friday.
Saturday, 03-08-14, 6:28Ethiopian Troops Take Over Rabdhure and Face Waajid[Shabelle]The district commissionr of Hudur, Mohamed Macalin Ahmed who spoke to Radio Shabelle in Mogadishu over the phone, commented on the recent battle in Hudur. He mentioned that 5 fighters from Al-Shabaab were killed and another 5 were captured while verbally stressing that Al-Shabaab lost control over the Rabdhure locale in Bakool.
Saturday, 03-08-14, 6:07Opposition Calls for Release of Political Prisoners[AIM]Maputo -Mozambique's former rebel movement Renamo has raised yet another pre-condition to be met before it will lay down its arms - the release of what it calls “political prisoners”.