Tanzanian Families Seek Safe Havens for Albinos

Updated: Thu 26 Feb, 04:33 am

"Witch doctors will pay as much as $75,000 for a full set of body parts from an albino,"  according to a Red Cross report. read more »

Force Used to Crush Freedom in Africa - Amnesty Report

Updated: Thu 26 Feb, 01:59 am

A worrying picture of ongoing human rights abuse was painted by Amnesty International in its 2014/2015 yearly report. read more »

New Marriage Bill a Victory for Malawian Women

Updated: Wed 18 Feb, 06:29 am

The law bans child marriages, raising the legal age to wed to 18, in a country where half of its girls become child brides. read more »