Activists protest Mozambique rape laws

March 20, 2014 News Desk 0

A woman wearing a blood spattered wedding dress led protestors on a march through Mozambique’s capital to condemn a colonial-era law allowing rapists to go unpunished if they marry their victim for a minimum of […]

African peacekeepers find mass grave

February 13, 2014 News Desk 0

African Union peacekeepers have discovered a mass grave at a military camp used by Seleka rebels in the capital city of Bangui in the Central African Republic. A witness told Reuters he saw four shallow graves […]

Five Egyptian officers die in ambush

January 23, 2014 News Desk 0

Five policeman are dead after a daytime assault against a security checkpoint in south-central Egypt. Masked gunmen on motorcycles opened fire on a group of officers as they passed by the checkpoint in the el-Wassta district […]

South Sudan signs ceasefire with rebels

January 23, 2014 News Desk 0

The government of South Sudan and representatives of rebel forces in the country signed a ceasefire agreement January 23rd in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia.  The agreement stipulates fighting will end within 24 hours. Over the last […]

Uganda in Combat Role in South Sudan

January 16, 2014 News Desk 0

The Ugandan government has admitted that its military forces have been assisting South Sudanese forces in combat.  President Yoweri Musevani said his nation’s forces have been fighting alongside the South Sudanese military to defeat rebel […]

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