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Malawi Churches Back Proposed Abortion Law

Lilongwe - Some clerics under  the banner if Malawi Council of Churches (MCC) are now backing a bill aimed at preventing unsafe abortions called Termination ... Full story

At Least 90 Migrants Believed Dead Off Libyan Shore

Cairo - The spokesperson for the Libyan navy says more than 90 migrants are believed dead after their rickety boat was damaged shortly after leaving ... Full story

Kenyatta Removes 2,600 Prisoners From Death Row

President Uhuru Kenyatta commuted all death sentences in Kenya to life jail terms on Monday, removing 2,747 convicts from death row in a nation that ... Full story

Under-Fire Jacob Zuma Ups Personal Security

President Jacob Zuma’s personal guard now includes members of the police’s special task force, as well as heavily armed soldiers – an indication the officers ... Full story

SA Withdrawal From ICC Is A Victory For Injustice

The Global Centre for the Responsibility to Protect says South Africa’s decision to withdraw from the Rome Statute and International Criminal Court is a great ... Full story

More African Countries 'Likely To Pull Out Of ICC After SA'

Cape Town – South Africa's decision to pull out from the International Criminal Court is likely to lead "more African countries into wanting to follow ... Full story

South African Student Killed During Protests: Presidency

A South African student leader was killed during protests following weeks of country wide demonstrations by students demanding free tertiary education, the presidency said on ... Full story

Boko Haram 'Ready To Negotiate Release of 83 More Chibok Girls'

Abuja - The Islamic State-allied faction of Boko Haram has reportedly expressed its willingness to negotiate the release of 83 more Chibok girls after freeing ... Full story

Nigeria's Buhari Says Wife 'Belongs In The Kitchen'

Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari on Friday dismissed criticism voiced by his wife Aisha Buhari in a BBC interview, saying she belonged in the kitchen and ... Full story

Boko Haram Frees 21 Kidnapped Chibok Girls After Over 2 Years

Jihadist group Boko Haram has freed 21 of more than 200 girls it kidnapped in April 2014 in the northern Nigerian town of Chibok, after ... Full story

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