Day: November 17, 2019

Uganda: Meet Natalie Brown, a Resilient Crisis Manager Replacing Malac As U.S. Envoy

Natalie E. Brown, the incoming United States' Ambassador to Uganda served in the North African country of Tunisia...

South Africa: Police Arrest Two Suspects for Smuggling and Possession of Illicit Cigarettes

In a bid to curb illicit economy related crimes, police at Kopfontein Port of Entry and Zeerust K9...

Nigeria: Clampdown On Noise Pollution – Lagos Shuts Eight Religious Houses

The Lagos State Government, through the state Environmental Protection Agency, LASEPA, has sealed off eight religious outlets comprising...

Ethiopia: Press Freedom Under Siege Again in the New Ethiopia

Ethiopian press freedom gained a much-needed push thanks to reforms by prime minister Abiy Ahmed. But already the...

Zimbabwe: How Sanctions Became a Geopolitical Football, Scapegoat for Repression and Corruption

The Zimbabwean government declared October 25 a national holiday.On that date, the country came to virtual standstill. The...