Politics

Sudan: new protests against military rule over fear to return to Bechir era

Sudan: new protests against military rule over fear to return to Bechir era

Thousands of people took to the streets of the Sudanese capital, Khartoum and other cities on Monday to demonstrate against military rule and call for the restoration of civilian rule, Reuters reported. The demonstrators were worried about the return to government of members of the overthrown regime of former President …

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Uganda. MPs leave parliament to denounce torture and enforced disappearances

Uganda. MPs leave parliament to denounce torture and enforced disappearances

Opposition members of Ugandan parliament on Thursday walked out of a parliamentary session in protest of reported torture of citizens by security operatives, detention without trial, and missing supporters on Thursday, Dailymonitor reports. More than 100 MPs led by the opposition leader, Mr Mathias Mpuuga on Thursday said they would …

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Nigeria: discovery of hundreds of suspected terrorist financiers

Nigeria: discovery of hundreds of suspected terrorist financiers

Nigerian government has uncovered more than 120 companies and 96 individuals linked to the financing of terrorism, the information minister has said. Minister Lai Mohammed, said 45 people suspected of funding terrorism had been arrested and would soon be prosecuted. He said Nigeria’s financial crimes agency recovered at least $750m …

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