Zimbabwe: Detention of Sikhala and Sithole is “unjust and abusive”

The continued arbitrary detention of opposition leader and Member of Parliament Job Sikhala and MP Godfrey Sithole reveals the politicised justice system in Zimbabwe, Amnesty International said today, as 100 days have passed since their incarceration. Lucia Masuka, Executive Director … Continue reading Zimbabwe: Detention of Sikhala and Sithole is “unjust and abusive”

Amnesty: Egypt Has A Human Rights Crisis Ahead of COP27

Amnesty International has said Egypt is in the throes of a human rights crisis, and has raised concerns about the ability of Egyptian civil society to meaningfully participate. Environmental and human rights groups have raised concerns about limiting protests to … Continue reading Amnesty: Egypt Has A Human Rights Crisis Ahead of COP27

Saudi Arabia Executes 81 People in one day’s Mass Execution

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Saudi Arabia on Saturday executed 81 people convicted of crimes ranging from killings to belonging to militant groups, the largest known mass execution carried out in the kingdom in its modern history. The number … Continue reading Saudi Arabia Executes 81 People in one day’s Mass Execution