Two human rights organisations - International Center for Transitional Justice (ICTJ) and Amnesty International have condemned South Africa over its recent failure to arrest Sudanese President Omar al-Bashir in line with a court order. Read more

South Africa

Mariam Yahya Ibrahim, 27, has been sentenced to death for converting to Christianity. Read more


On May 2nd, Sierra Leone made a great move forward by deciding to eliminate the death penalty. Read more

Sierra Leone

Sudanese President Omar al-Bashir has met with his South Sudan counterpart - President Salva Kiir, and indicated readiness to support South Sudan in resolving its current crisis. Read more

South Sudan

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