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Kruger National Part: four arrested, one eaten

“A rhino poacher was trampled to death by an elephant and his body devoured by lions in South Africa’s Kruger…

Life detention for sex offenders in Sierra Leone

“Sierra Leone’s President Julius Maada Bio has decreed life sentence for perpetrators of sexual offences against minors.” https://www.theeastafrican.co.ke/news/africa/President-orders-life-sentence-for-sex-offenders/4552902-4971618-12fic7h/index.html You may…

BBC investigative journalists arrested in Uganda

“Uganda police have detained five people including journalists from the British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC Africa) who are reported to have…

Chinese trio deny offering $5,000 bribe in Kenya rail probe

“Three Chinese nationals were Monday charged with offering a $5,000 (Sh500,000) bribe to an inspector of police and his team…

Tanzanian Police Arrests 20 Suspected of Being Gay

“Police in Tanzania’s semi-autonomous Zanzibar island have arrested 20 people suspected of homosexuality” https://allafrica.com/stories/201709170014.html You may also be interested in:…

Acacia Mining says another employee arrested by Tanzania anti-corruption body

“Acacia Mining said on Wednesday an employee and a former employee were detained by Tanzania’s anti-corruption authority, a week after…

EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR, UN OFFICE ON DRUGS AND CRIME, YURY FEDOTOV: STATEMENT ON NELSON MANDELA INTERNATIONAL DAY 2018

The Nelson Mandela Rules added important safeguards, including an absolute prohibition on torture and ill-treatment a VIENNA, Austria, July 17,…

Opposition leader arrested in Burundi

Opposition leader was arrested in Burundi Burundi opposition politician arrested You may also be interested in: Leader of the Opposition…

Activists Freed and re-arrested in Ethiopia

“Ethiopian police have arrested a group of 11 high-profile activists, some of whom had been pardoned and freed from jail…

Pregnant teens arrested

Some pregnant teens and their parents were arrested (and the released on bail). The men who impregnated the girls are…

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