Daily Archives: September 20, 2018

Former Top Eritrean Official Arrested After Criticizing President

Family members and rights groups are calling for the release of Eritrea’s former finance minister, BerhaneAbrehe, who was arrested on Monday days after publishing a two-volume book critical of the government.

Four security agents detained …

Ugandan Politician Bobi Wine at Home After Police Detention

Opposition Ugandan lawmaker and pop singer Bobi Wine has arrived at his home several hours after police took him into custody when he landed at the international airport in Kampala.

Wine, whose real name is …

Heavy Security, Arrests as Ugandan Pop Star to Come Home

Arrests began as Ugandan security forces deployed heavily before the return of pop star and opposition figure Bobi Wine from the United States on Thursday, enforcing a ban on rallies they said threaten public order.…

AFRICAN UNION CONTINENTAL SYMPORSIUM OPENS IN ACCRA

ACCRA, – African Union Continental Symposium on the Implementation of the International Decade for People of African Descent has opened in Accra with the Union High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) calling on African leaders to …

SCIENTISTS CONFIRM MASSIVE DISCOVERY OF DINOSAUR FOSSILS IN SOUTH AFRICA

JOHANNESBURG, – Geologists and Palaeontologists from from universities in South Africa and Britain have confirmed a massive discovery of different species of dinosaur fossils in Qhemerha village, outside the small town of Sterkspruit, in South …