Tuesday, April 13, 2021
Sudan Protests
Protesters in Sudan started a two-day general strike to pressure the military to hand over power to a civilian government. Tuesday was the first day of a two-day nationwide strike...
Peter Mutharika
Malawi's electoral commission declared President Peter Mutharika the winner with 38% of the votes in one of the most tightly contested presidential elections in Malawi. Mutharika's victory was announced in...
Gay sex ban
Kenya's High Court has blocked an attempt to overturn a law banning gay sex, in a significant set back for LGBT+ rights across Africa. Judges claimed repealing British colonial-era laws would open the...
And then there were three. Current Malawian President, Peter Mutharika faced a stiff challenge from his deputy, Saulos Chilima and opposition leader, Lazarus Chakwera as polls closed Tuesday at 6pm (16:00 GMT) following...
Boko Haram
According to UNICEF, a total of 894 children who were recruited into the ranks of an anti-Boko Haram militia in Nigeria have been released. The 894 children, including 106 girls,...
Malawi elections
As Malawi prepares for national elections to be held on May 21, the country has been hit by a fake news campaign which has quickly spread on social media. While...
South Africa elections 2019
South Africans went to the polls on Wednesday May 8th with 48 parties fielding candidates for the country's 26.7 million eligible voters. Provisional polling numbers will arrive by Thursday...
Sudan
Both sides announced they would set up a joint committee comprised of members of both the military council and the Forces for the Declaration of Freedom and Change, a...