Daily Archives: December 16, 2019

Senegal Failing to Prevent Abuse at Quranic Schools, Rights Group Says

DAKAR – Senegal is failing to prevent the abuse of thousands of students at the West African country’s Quranic schools, says Human Rights Watch, despite government promises to stop the …

Senegal Failing to Prevent Abuse at Quranic Schools, Rights Group Says

DAKAR – Senegal is failing to prevent the abuse of thousands of students at the West African country’s Quranic schools, says Human Rights Watch, despite government promises to stop the …

Cameroon Separatists Kidnap Candidates to Protest Election

YAOUNDE – Separatist fighters in western Cameroon have abducted at least 40 candidates for parliament and local councils, in an effort to derail elections set for February. The government is …

France, UK say They Look Beyond Brexit in Mali Cooperation

GAO, MALI, – Sharing the cockpit of a helicopter on sizzling tarmac, French and British air force chiefs vowed to pursue the joint fight against jihadists in the heart of …

Burundi’s Exiled Main Opposition Alliance Plans to Participate in 2020 Vote

Burundi’s main opposition alliance in exile, the National Council for Compliance with the Arusha Agreement (CNARED), says it plans to participate in the 2020 national elections.

A recent announcement, at …