Nigerian President Faults Military Abuse Reports

Updated: Fri 24 Oct, 03:29 am

President Goodluck Jonathan has described the report on human rights abuses levelled against security operatives as "exaggerated" and says it should be properly investigated. read more »

CAR: Judge Orders Release of Bemba's Lawyers

Updated: Fri 24 Oct, 02:52 am

An International Criminal Court  judge has ordered the release of the former Congolese opposition leader Jean-Pierre Bemba's defense team,  who have been in detention for nearly a year. read more »

Botswana: Diamond Mine to Open on San Land

Updated: Fri 5 Sep, 03:17 am

A U.S.$4.9 billion diamond mine will open on land previously reserved for the indigenous San people in the Central Kalahari Game Reserve despite government claims that there were "no plans" to do so. read more »