Zimbabwe: Police Arrest Leader of Largest Union

Jan. 21, 2019, 2:44 p.m. [263Chat] The police have today arrested the Zimbabwe Congress of Trade Unions Secretary General Japhet Moyo in connection with the nationwide stay away that turned violent resulting in the death of over 12 people while property worth millions was destroyed. more

Mozambique: Former Finance Minister Chang's Arrest Opens Can of Worms

Jan. 21, 2019, 1:29 p.m. [CAJ News] Maputo -The arrest of a former finance minister as well as the indictment of several other government officials has bust wide open the level of government corruption in Mozambique and to an extent, raised some concern in Angola where some firms indicted in Mozambique are present. more

Uganda: Nyanzi Petitions Uganda Human Rights Commission Over Her Miscarriage

Jan. 21, 2019, 9:22 a.m. [Monitor] Kampala -The Lawyers for remanded former Makerere University Research Fellow, Dr Stella Nyanzi, have written to Uganda Human Rights Commission, seeking its intervention into her fate and order Luzira prison administration to allow her see a private doctor following a miscarriage she suffered in custody about a fortnight ago. more

Uganda: Government Bans Sports Betting

Jan. 21, 2019, 8:57 a.m. [Monitor] President Museveni has ordered that no new sports betting company should be licensed to operate in Uganda and licenses for the existing companies should not be renewed. more