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Exiled CAR ex-president François Bozizé sentenced to life

Exiled former Central African Republic president François Bozizé, who now leads a

Mozambique can sue Privinvest in London ‘tuna bond’ case, UK court rules

Mozambique can sue shipbuilder Privinvest in Britain for alleged bribery connected to

EU-Tunisia pact on migration under scrutiny over possible rights violations

The European Union ombudsman has demanded that Brussels explain how it will

DRC journalist sent to prison amidst protest and calls for his release

Congolese journalist, Stanis Bujakera, who was arrested by police on September 8,

Congo presidential candidate jail seven years for insulting president

Jean-Marc Kabund, a presidential candidate has been sentenced to seven years in

Egyptian women group cooking for political prisoners face terrorism charges

An Egyptian state security prosecutor, on Sunday September 10, 2023, renewed on

Human Right Watch accuse Egypt of unlawful detention of prominent critic over peaceful speech

Egyptian authorities have unlawfully detained a prominent critic and veteran news publisher

Libya deports 250 African and Asian migrants

Libyan authorities, on Wednesday September 6, 2023, deported 250 irregular African and

15 arrested in Ethiopia’s Tigray region ahead of local protest

About fifteen members of the opposition in Ethiopia's Tigray region were arrested

Right group expresses concern over ongoing mass arrests in Ethiopia’s capital

The Ethiopian Human Rights Council (EHRC) said that mass arrests have still