Malawi’s struggling economy means more albinos are being killed for their body parts
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Malawi’s struggling economy means more albinos are being killed for their body parts

[QZ.COM] The mythology surrounding albinos in parts of Africa is strong. In Malawi, it’s believed…

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Amnesty International Demands Angola Release Activists
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Amnesty International Demands Angola Release Activists

(BBC) – A leading rights group has called for the release of at least 13…

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Amnesty Slams Nigeria Army for Abuses in Boko Haram Battle
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Amnesty Slams Nigeria Army for Abuses in Boko Haram Battle

MICHELLE FAUL, Associated Press LAGOS, Nigeria (AP) — Nigerian military abuses have caused the deaths…

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Amnesty: South Sudan Government Troops are Burning Villages
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Amnesty: South Sudan Government Troops are Burning Villages

RODNEY MUHUMUZA, Associated Press KAMPALA, Uganda (AP) — South Sudan government troops are setting villages…

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Rights Group: Disabled Somalis Face Abuse, Discrimination
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Rights Group: Disabled Somalis Face Abuse, Discrimination

TOM ODULA, Associated Press NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — Decades of conflict and discrimination have left…

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Amnesty: Nigeria Massacre Deadliest in History of Boko Haram
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Amnesty: Nigeria Massacre Deadliest in History of Boko Haram

IBRAHIM ABDULAZIZ, Associated Press HARUNA UMAR, Associated Press YOLA, Nigeria (AP) — Hundreds of bodies…

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Human Rights Groups Release Anti-Surveillance Tool
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Human Rights Groups Release Anti-Surveillance Tool

  BERLIN (AP) — Four human rights groups have released a tool that lets users…

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Woman Facing Death Sentence in Sudan Gives Birth
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Woman Facing Death Sentence in Sudan Gives Birth

  (ABC News) – Meriam Yehya Ibrahim Ishag, the Sudanese woman facing a death sentence for…

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Spain’s Match Against Eq. Guinea Raises Eyebrows
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Spain’s Match Against Eq. Guinea Raises Eyebrows

PAUL LOGOTHETIS, AP Sports Writer MADRID (AP) — Spain’s national team will travel to Equatorial…

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Rights Groups Say Drone Strikes Kill More Civilians than U.S. Admits
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Rights Groups Say Drone Strikes Kill More Civilians than U.S. Admits

A Predator unmanned aircraft prepares for takeoff. U.S. officials have portrayed drone strikes as both…

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