Boko Haram Kidnaps More Women in Nigeria

Updated: Thu 23 Oct, 06:08 pm

At least 60 women have been reportedly kidnapped by gunmen suspected to be Boko Haram militants in Adamawa State following renewed attacks unleashed by the insurgents. read more »

Anti-FGM Campaigners Mourn Death of Pioneer Efua Dorkenoo

Updated: Fri 24 Oct, 06:09 am

Campaigners are mourning the death of Efua Dorkenoo, regarded as the 'the mother' of the global movement to end Female Genital Mutilation. read more »

DRC Doctor Wins Human Rights Prize

Updated: Wed 22 Oct, 10:42 am

European lawmakers have awarded Denis Mukwege the Sakharov prize for his work in helping thousands of gang rape survivors in the Democratic Republic of Congo. read more »