Eritreans, Sudanese 'Coerced' Out of Israel

Updated: Tue 9 Sep, 10:20 am

Israeli authorities have unlawfully coerced almost 7,000 Eritrean and Sudanese nationals into returning to their home countries where they risk serious abuse, according to a Human Rights Watch report. read more »

Africa's Agenda at UN Meet

Updated: Mon 22 Sep, 11:53 pm

The AU Chair Nkosazana Dlamini Zuma and UN Chief Ban Ki-moon will work together on a number of key issues for the continent such as climate change, the Special Summit on Somalia, and a review session … read more »

U.S. Star Launches Electricity Programme

Updated: Mon 11 Aug, 07:01 am

Senegalese-American singer Akon has launched an energy initiative to provide electricity to one million households in Africa by the end of this year. read more »