Lucas Mangope dies at 94

Former Bophuthatswana leader and founder of the United Christian Democratic Party (UCDP) Lucas Mangope died on Friday according to reports from the official South African state broadcaster, SABC. A c...

Ethiopia bans foreign child adoptions

The Ethiopian government has banned the adoption of children by foreigners in an attempt to protect vulnerable minors from abuse and neglect abroad. According to media reports, Ethiopia is the most p...

Tunisia caught in anti-austerity protests

Tunisian police have clashed with protesters in a fourth consecutive night of demonstrations against  austerity measures implemented in the 2018 budget. According to Reuters, there have been demonstr...

Burundi lifts ban on NGO’s

Burundi has halted legal action against 11 non-governmental organisations (NGO’s) that were banned due to accusations that they conspired with opponents of President Pierre Nkurunziza, the pros...