Africa General news

All Africa, All the Time.
  1. [Vanguard] Lagos -Corruption is getting worse in Nigeria, according to the latest corruption perception index (CPI) released by Transparency International (TI) on Wednesday.
  2. [Premium Times] In 2017, Nigerian security forces carried out widespread human rights abuses such as extra-judicial killings, arbitrary arrests, mass detention in sub-human facilities, attacks on the media and journalists, violent crackdown on peaceful protesters, and forced evictions, Amnesty International said in its 2017/2018 Human Rights report released on Thursday.
  3. [Vanguard] While Nigerians are puzzled by the tale of a snake swallowing N36 million in Benue JAMB office, it has been alleged that monkeys have taken N70 million belonging to the Northern Senators Caucus.
  4. [Capital FM] Nairobi -Kenya's Corruption Perception Index (CPI) recorded a two-point improvement last year according to the latest report published by Transparency International.
  5. [VOA] Human Rights Watch has accused Somali government authorities of abusing children who are allegedly associated with militant group al-Shabab.