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It is also not surprising because of the continued harassment of journalists by party activists and Harvest House [opposition MDC-T headquarters] during Press conferences. The activists are ... Others in the not free bracket were Sudan, Egypt, Burundi, Equatorial Guinea, Djibouti and Somalia. The 2018 ...
On March 27, many environment activists from other places congregated and led a rally from Taliparamba to Keezhattur. Medha Patkar, the leader of the National Alliance of People's Movements (NAPM), and well-known social activist Daya Bai have expressed their support to the protesting villagers.

Equatorial Guinea called on Wednesday for national human rights institutions to replace international organisations across Africa, after facing accusations of a ... Last month, activists denounced the government for carrying out a wave of arrests and deadly torture of opposition members in response to the ...
Equatorial Guinea carried out a wave of arrests and torture after an attempted coup last December, activists say. ... "We were tortured for a week," said party activist Ernesto Obama Ondo, 42. ... The CI says another opposition activist, Santiago Ebee Ela, 41, was killed while in detention in mid-January.
In Africa, we're talking about four small countries and one large one: Guinea-Bissau, Equatorial Guinea, Rwanda, Lesotho and Mozambique. In Europe, Russia ... A Russian law against the 'promotion of non-traditional sexual relationships' to minors can be used to target LGBTI activists. But, as plenty of ...
Equatorial Guinea carried out a wave of arrests and torture after an attempted coup last December, activists say. ... “We were tortured for a week,” said party activist Ernesto Obama Ondo, 42. ... The CI says another opposition activist, Santiago Ebee Ela, 41, was killed while in detention in mid-January.

MALABO, Equatorial Guinea - The main opposition party in Equatorial Guinea has been dissolved by a court that also jailed 21 of its activists for more than 30 years, state media reported on Tuesday. The Citizens for Innovation (CI) party will be "withdrawn (from) the register of political parties in the country", ...
AFP reports that the trial of the activists started early last week in the high court of Mongomo, the stronghold of President Teodoro Obiang Nguema Mbasogo. The prosecutor's death penalty request was tabled on Wednesday (February 14th). The activists were being tried for: “sedition, attack on authority ...
Equatorial Guinea's public prosecutor is seeking the death penalty in the trial of 147 opposition activists accused of “rebellion,” their lawyer said yesterday (14 February). The activists, including senior officials of the main opposition party, the Citizens for Innovation (CI), were arrested following elections in ...
Malabo, Equatorial Guinea — Authorities in Equatorial Guinea are detaining 135 members of the opposition at a jail in the south of the country, their lawyer said on Wednesday. "One hundred and thirty five opposition activists, who are members of the Citizens for Innovation (CI) party, are concerned," the ...
Malabo, Equatorial Guinea | AFP | An opposition activist died in prison after being tortured in Equatorial Guinea, the country's main opposition party said ... Ebee Ela was arrested at home on the night of January 2, according to CI, which believes more than 200 of its activists have been detained over the ...
A day later, dozens of activists from Equatorial Guinea's main opposition Citizens for Innovation (CI) party were detained at its headquarters in the capital, and in the port city of Bata. The party, which denies playing any part in the reported coup attempt, said many of its activists had already been arrested ...
Of the total of 14 African countries that use the currency eight are in West Africa (Mali, Benin, Togo, Senegal, Guinea Bissau, Burkina Faso, Niger and Ivory Coast.) The six Central African nations that use it are Congo Republic, Gabon, Central African Republic, Equatorial Guinea, Chad and Cameroon.
This tactic of reducing the number of places where an oil company drills to optimize its cash usage has been proffered by activist shareholders in other U.S. energy companies. This year, Hess has already sold its interests in Norway and offshore Equatorial Guinea, as part of an asset sale program that ...
(Banjul) – Gambia's truth commission bill, to be debated on December 13, 2017, is an important opportunity to shed light on human rights violations committed during the rule of former President Yahya Jammeh, Human Rights Watch said today. The National Assembly should amend the Truth, ...
(Washington, DC) – Equatorial Guinean authorities arrested a political cartoonist and activist on September 16, 2017, Human Rights Watch and EG Justice said ... its heavy-handed censorship,” said Tutu Alicante, executive director of EG Justice, which monitors human rights violations in Equatorial Guinea.
“The authorities have a long history of harassing, arbitrarily detaining, and generally interfering with the work of human rights defenders in Equatorial Guinea,” said Tutu Alicante, executive director of EG Justice, which monitors human rights abuses in Equatorial Guinea. “This latest incident shows the ...

Equatorial Guinean authorities should immediately release two men who head the country's leading human rights organization, seven human rights and transparency organizations said today. The police detained Enrique Asumu and Alfredo Okenve, who head the Center for Development Studies and ...
So we get Equatorial Guinea, although the author admits he has not visited the tiny coastal nation. ... Abacha, a sinister general trained by Britain who became a master of coups and stole billions once installed in power, interwoven with the judicial murder of the writer and Ogoni activist Ken Saro-Wiwa.
Opposition members are also claiming members are being picked up arbitrarily. “The opposition Citizens' Party for Innovation (CI) has claimed multiple incidents of electoral fraud, and at least 50 opposition activists have been detained at the Evinayong prison (central Equatorial Guinea) since the election.
He returned to Equatorial Guinea two months ago simply to renew ... by a number of cartoonist alliance, human rights, and free speech activist organisations. ... activists, and, more generally, all individuals in Equatorial Guinea ...
MALABO, Equatorial Guinea - Voting in Equatorial Guinea ended ... and the arrest of activists who opposed such alleged discrepancies.
Ramon was arrested on September 16 in the Equatorial Guinea capital ... Thousands have signed an online petition started by activists, friends ...
A French court convicted Equatorial Guinea's vice president of corruption on ... Human rights activists hailed the verdict as marking the end of a ...
Tutu Alicante, a human rights lawyer and civil society activist in Equatorial Guinea, has said that the exiled Gambian dictator, Yahya Jammeh, ...
The country's anti-corruption activists and some elected reformers have ... published an extensive report documenting how Equatorial Guinea, ...
... but survivors, activists, lawyers and human rights organisations say .... The peacekeepers from Chad and Equatorial Guinea were part of the ...
... of corruption on health and education in Equatorial Guinea – a country that ... Recognizing the central role that journalists and activists play in ...
... researchers and activists, as well as through an investigation of UN data .... The peacekeepers from Chad and Equatorial Guinea were part of ...
The dictatorships in Rwanda and Equatorial Guinea, as well as ... Eitay Mack is an Israeli human rights lawyer and activist, who is active for ...
The government of Equatorial Guinea is applying to join the Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative (EITI), an effort that brings together ...
(Nairobi, April 21, 2017) – Equatorial Guinean authorities should immediately release two men who head the country's leading human rights ...
... figures as diverse as religious conservatives and anti-slavery activists. ... Cameroon, Equatorial Guinea, and more recently Rwanda and the ...
As Exxon's CEO, he partnered with some of the more unsavory, corrupt, and human-rights-be-damned regimes in the world, including Equatorial Guinea, Angola, and Russia. One reason Trump chose Tillerson was that ... The press is the eyes and ears of the ...
The UN called for a probe into the deaths of Mr. Sandeng and other opposition activists at the time, but Mr. Sandeng's body had disappeared.
The UN called for a probe into the deaths of Sandeng and other opposition activists at the time, but Sandeng's body had disappeared.
Police in The Gambia say they have discovered the body of opposition activist Solo Sandeng, who died in custody during former President Yahya Jammeh's rule last year.
Malaysia is one of a handful of countries that allow North Korea to export laborers, who are considered by human rights activists to be exploited and most of whose pay is sequestered by authorities back home. The United Nations has charged that tens of ...
The arrested activists were taken to Mile 2 Prison and later to the National Intelligence Agency for interrogation. His party ... Jammeh is currently on exile in Equatorial Guinea after accepting last minute mediation efforts by Guinea and Mauritanian ...
In DRC, four pro-democracy activists were released, a rare positive step in a very difficult year for freedom of expression in the country.
Working-class Africans, who are fleeing war, political instability, famine and economic crises in banana republics like South Sudan, Equatorial Guinea, Burkina Faso and the Democratic Republic of Congo are waiting on the shores of Libya for dilapidated ...
Of course, the leader of the Chinese dictatorship didn't mention how he and his cronies jail and disappear human rights activists, persecute ethnic minorities and religious groups, and operate a vast censorship and surveillance system, among other ...
But, as a documentary by activist media group Video Volunteers shows, she is denied everything that JSY promises. Marandi, debilitated by labour pain, was made to wait six hours for a doctor who finally did not turn up for duty.
Of course, the leader of the Chinese dictatorship didn't mention how he and his cronies jail and disappear human rights activists, persecute ethnic minorities and religious groups, and operate a vast censorship and surveillance system, among other ...
Jammeh fled into exile in Equatorial Guinea last week as a West African regional military force stood poised to remove him.
Asked whom she favoured to replace Dlamini-Zuma as AU chairperson, Nkoana-Mashabane said "personally" she would prefer that another woman took over, but that was just her personal wish given her background as an activist for women's empowerment. The ...
Jammeh ruled Gambia for 22 years during which right groups accused him of killing and torturing political opponents, right activists and journalists to prolong his leadership. "NIA is a state institution that works in the area of intelligence gathering ...
A round-up from Bowleven (BLVN) where work continues on the Etinde take-off. They have set up a technical workshop to go with every other type of committee they already have to decide on development options, but fast becoming the favourite is to take ...
But I was uncomfortable about Buhari's preoccupation with Gambian issues at a time when we have so many pressing problems of our own in this country and the government is struggling to cope with Niger Delta militants, Boko Haram terrorists, Biafran ...
People cheer as President Adama Barrow arrives in Serrekunda, Gambia, Jan. 26, 2017. Barrow returned triumphantly to Gambia, nearly two months after winning an election disputed by the country's longtime dictator, to the cheers of hundreds of thousands ...


 

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