Ugandan General Fighting Abuse of State Powers

KAMPALA, Uganda — A Ugandan army general who sparked controversy over the presidential succession said Wednesday he’s fighting the use of state institutions to keep the country’s long-serving president in power. Gen. David Sejusa – who is in London- told The Associated Press Wednesday that the Ugandan military is a “prison” used by President Yoweri […]

Kenya police raped, tortured refugees in “rampage”- Human rights group

NAIROBI, May 29 – Kenyan police tortured and abused more than 1,000 refugees, asylum seekers and Somali Kenyans in Nairobi in a “10-week rampage” beginning in late 2012, Human Rights Watch (HRW) said in a report on Wednesday. The abuses were part of a police crackdown that began the day after an attack on a […]

Ghana’s Bureau of National Investigations (BNI) has arrested opposition New Patriotic Party, NPP, Mr. Michael Omari Wadie over sex photo

The Bureau of National Investigations (BNI) has arrested a staunch member of the main opposition New Patriotic Party, NPP, Mr. Michael Omari Wadie, Radio XYZ reports. The arrest, according station, was in connection with a doctored sex photo which Mr. Omari Wadie allegedly posted on his Facebook wall to portray President John Mahama as having […]