Latest posts by Alyssa Ollivier
In Togo, the promotion of human rights is not only the work of civil society organizations. Artists also contribute to the cause.
The Guinean government keeps many of its borders closed following the celebration of African Day of Borders.
Human rights and opposition groups fear the law could be used to grant impunity and target dissent ahead of 2020 elections when President Alpha Condé will seek a third term.
Biram Dah Abeid, who is also an elected government official, is accused of slandering and threatening a journalist with close ties to the Mauritanian government.
"Here is the question that we must ask: is it up to a non-African president to tell our women how many children they should have?"
Let the unknown leaders of the national independence struggle be known again.
Between the signing of the peace accord on June 20, 2014, and June 25, 2015, Mali recorded 191 attacks, leaving 385 people dead.
"...when it happens, you don't know how to react. You're stunned. Frozen. Do you give him a slap? Everyone is looking at you. Why are you not laughing?"
Le premier tour des élections générales nigériennes de 2016 s'est déroulé le dimanche 21 février 2016. Le second tour aura lieu le 20 mars, afin d'élire le président et les membres de l'Assemblée Nationale.