Global Leaders Pledge Billions for Sahel

Updated: Tue 5 Nov, 12:45 pm

Global leaders have pledged over $8 billion to boost economic growth in the Sahel region of West Africa as they begin a United Nations-led visit to an area that has suffered for decades from … read more »

Case Against Chad's Habré Set to Continue

Updated: Wed 6 Nov, 06:49 am

The court trying former Chadian president Hessine Habre has rebuffed his attempts to suspend the proceedings on grounds that the Extraordinary African Chambers, the special court created by the … read more »

Victims Tell of Torture Under Chad's Habre

Updated: Fri 19 Jul, 05:53 am 2013

The Extraordinary African Chambers, the court which was set up to try former Chadian dictator Hissene Habre, is hearing testimony this week from people who say they were detained and tortured under … read more »