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Sudan’s state-supported smugglers
Sudan’s state-supported smugglers
Hussein Salman seemed to live a charmed life. Despite driving around in an undocumented car, which attracted nine separate police reports, he was...
Rwanda, Uganda deny Israel deal to host African migrants
Rwanda, Uganda deny Israel deal to host African migrants
Rwanda and Uganda have rejected claims of signing a controversial deal to take in African migrants from Israel.
Mnangagwa tightens grip on power
Mnangagwa tightens grip on power
It’s early days yet, but already the outlines of the post-Robert Mugabe era in Zimbabwe — an unimaginable thought just a month ago —...
How the EU is responsible for slavery in Libya
How the EU is responsible for slavery in Libya
Migrants and refugees being sold into...
Global indifference to LGBTI crackdown
Global indifference to LGBTI crackdown
"Hysteria and panic” are sweeping through Egypt’s queer communities since the government’s arrests of those suspected of being lesbian, gay,...
Tanzania arrests a sign of ‘autocracy’
Tanzania arrests a sign of ‘autocracy’
A week after their South African and Ugandan colleagues were deported from the country — after being arrested for “the promotion of...
SA human rights lawyers arrested in Tanzania get bail, but still no charges
SA human rights lawyers arrested in Tanzania get bail, but still no charges
More than a week after their arrest in Tanzania for “the promotion of homosexuality”, human rights lawyers have finally been granted bail...
Stripped of their brick home, living in a mud house
Stripped of their brick home, living in a mud house
When bulldozers destroyed her small home on the cold June morning, Evelyn K (not her real name), watched, overwhelmed by feelings of loss and...
Cameroon has lashed out at international thinktank over warning on anglophones
Cameroon has lashed out at international thinktank over warning on anglophones
Cameroon on Wednesday blasted the International Crisis Group (ICG) as an "agency of destabilisation" after the thinktank warned an armed insurgency...
Israel maintains robust arms trade with rogue regimes
Israel maintains robust arms trade with rogue regimes
Human rights activists are stepping up efforts to expose Israel's long and covert history of supplying weapons and military training to regimes...
The madness of Queen Grace
The madness of Queen Grace
Grace Mugabe, wife of Zimbabwean president Robert Mugabe and a possible successor to his throne presidency, has been accused of 
​African states biggest culprits of forced anal testing to ‘prove’ homosexuality
​African states biggest culprits of forced anal testing to ‘prove’ homosexuality
‘When I entered the examination room, the doctor asked me to go on the examination bed and take off my trousers … I said no, so the doctor...

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