Human Rights

Malawi Top Court Upholds Presidential Election Re-Run

BLANTYRE, MALAWI – Malawi’s Supreme Court has rejected an appeal by President Peter Mutharika and the Malawi Electoral Commission and upheld the order for a re-run of the presidential election held a year ago in which Mutharika won a second term. The court said Friday some of the 137 grounds in Mutharika’s appeal were fictitious […]


Cameroon Continues to Suffer Staggering Mother, Child Birth Mortality Rate

YAOUNDE, CAMEROON – Coinciding with Friday’s observance of the African Day for the Reduction of Maternal and Newborn Mortality, Cameroon disclosed that tens of thousands of newborn babies continue to die at birth and thousands of women continue to lose their lives while giving birth each year in the central African of 25 million. Health […]