Daily Archives: September 18, 2019

Rights Groups Urge Release of Journalists in Eritrea, Years After Disappearances

In 2002, newspaper editor Aaron Berhane fled his home country of Eritrea for security reasons, after his paper criticized the government and called for democratic reforms. He was one of the lucky journalists. More than two dozen others were arrested du…

Nigeria: Xenophobia – South Africa grants landing permit to Air Peace – Mission

ABUJA, South African authorities have granted landing permit to Air Peace Flight B777 to enable it to evacuate some 320 Nigerians escaping from xenophobia in that country, a Nigerian consular officer has confirmed.Godwin Adama, Nigeria’s Consul-General…