Category: Africa

Journalists urge freedom for Al Jazeera staff

Protesters take to Nairobi streets to send message to Egyptian government: ‘You silence one of us, you silence us all.’ Anger over the incarceration of Al Jazeera journalists in Egypt poured onto the streets of…

Egypt’s ousted cabinet seeks ICC arbitration

Egypt’s ousted cabinet seeks ICC arbitration Law suits filed against military rulers accused of murder, unlawful imprisonment, torture, and persecution. Egypt’s Muslim Brotherhood has faced months of violent crackdown which killed hundreds across the country …

I stand by my letter, Obasanjo insists

Former President Olusegun Obasanjo issued another five-paragraph letter in Abeokuta, Ogun State, on Monday to reiterate the contents of his earlier controversial letter to President Goodluck Jonathan, insisting, “I will maintain my serenity, because by…

The strange Iyabo Obasanjo’s letter

During the week, what seems to be a bigger letter, yet from unusual quarters allegedly surfaced and rented the public space as was seen in newspaper and online publications. The letter was allegedly written to…