In Ghana the International Finance Corporation has secured approval to issue local currency bonds worth up to 800,000 euros. Ghana's Securities and Exchange Commission and the Ghana stock ...
A leading rights group says that corruption is rampant in the Liberian police force. In a new report Human Rights Watch says the government should rein in police abuse before the UN mission ...
US-based international organisation Human Rights Watch has release its 665-page 2013 World report. Much of this year's edition is taken up with the impact of the Arab Spring.
The Kenya Human Rights Commission and the National Gay and Lesbian Human Rights Commission on Saturday launched the first gay and lesbian awards to honour lesbians, gays, bisexuals, transsexual ...
It's been almost a year since the death of former Libyan leader Moamer Kadhafi near Sirte. At the time the cause of his death was unclear.
Roger Lumbala, an opposition politician and former rebel in the Democratic Republic of Congo, has left refuge in Burundi for France.
Myanmar is among the countries criticised by the US State Department in its latest report on religious freedom around the world.
Human Rights Watch has released a report detailing the scores of killings that have occurred in Burundi since the elections in 2010.
The US-based NGO, Human Rights Watch, says Tuareg rebels and Islamist groups are committing war crimes in northern Mali.
Rwanda's Supreme Court on Friday rejected an appeal by opposition politician, Bernard Ntaganda, against a four-year prison sentence