Eritrea:Mystery Shrouds Rare Protest in Eritrea

[AllAfrica] - 4/11/2017

[HRW] This week a very rare protest took place in Eritrea at the Al Diaa Islamic School in Asmara. Cellphone footage suggests government security forces used force to break it up - dozens of shots can be heard in the videos that have surfaced so far although there is no evidence there were any (...)


In african newspapers

South Africa:Security Agency Tries to Gag Book on President Zuma Again
[News24Wire] The State Security Agency has sent yet another cease and desist letter to get The Presidents Keepers (...)
[AllAfrica] - 9/11/2017
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[East Africa News Post] - 8/11/2017
Uganda:Govt Appeals to Doctors to Return to Work
[Independent (Kampala)] Kampala -Government will fully address concerns raised by doctors from the Uganda Medical (...)
[AllAfrica] - 9/11/2017
Kenya:Nasa to Resume Protests For Electoral Justice
[Nation] The National Super Alliance (Nasa) says it will hold demonstrations in Nairobi on Friday in its push for (...)
[AllAfrica] - 9/11/2017
Tanzania:Air Transport Feels Pinch of Magufuli's Overseas Travel Ban
[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Passenger and cargo traffic fell in the past two years despite a 1.5 per cent increase in (...)
[AllAfrica] - 9/11/2017
Tanzania:Tanzania, World Bank Ink U.S.$150 Million Loan Deal
[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -A total of Sh340 billion will be spent on boosting Tanzania's southern tourist circuit in (...)
[AllAfrica] - 9/11/2017
Fighting impunity: Gambian government agrees to comply with ECOWAS court ruling
In what is a major breakthrough in the long fight against impunity in The Gambia, two senior government officials (...)
[IFEX] - 9/11/2017
UK to ban ivory sales next year
UK govt has to hold consultations about further restrictions on the country’s ivory trade.
[East Africa News Post] - 9/11/2017
Nigeria:How Largest Independent Power Plant Is Set Up to Funnel Billions to Tax Haven
[Premium Times] Nigeria's largest independent power plant (IPP), Azura Edo Power Plant, is a huge suction pipe set (...)
[AllAfrica] - 9/11/2017
Nigeria:Buhari Orders Probe of Jigawa's Strange Killer Disease
[Vanguard] President Muhammadu Buhari has directed the Minister of Heath, Prof. Isaac Adewole to investigate (...)
[AllAfrica] - 9/11/2017
Uganda trails in EAC revenue mobilization
KAMPALA, UGANDA- A New report from the Civil Society Budget Advocacy Group (CSBAG) reveals that Uganda is lagging (...)
[East African Business Week] - 9/11/2017