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AHRC-USA) joins the world community in celebratin

Friday, September 21, 2018
The American Human Rights Council (AHRC-USA) joins the world community in celebrating the International Day of Peace that falls on September 21 of every year. AHRC hopes that this year 39;s anniversary would serve to advance peace and greater understanding among people across the globe. AHRC-USA ...

Journalist dies in Puntland of injuries sustained in knife attack

Friday, September 21, 2018
Nairobi, September 21, 2018--Police in Puntland, a semi-autonomous region in Somalia, should rigorously investigate the killing of Abdirisak Said Osman, a reporter and photographer with the privately owned radio station Codka Nabada, the Committee to Protect Journalists said today. Abdirisak died ...

In Ethiopia, mobile internet cut in the capital amid clashes and protests

Friday, September 21, 2018
Nairobi, September 21, 2018--The Committee to Protect Journalists today urged Ethiopian authorities to ensure internet is available, including during times of unrest when access to information provided by journalists is crucial. Mobile internet was unavailable in the capital Addis Abba, from Septemb ...

Al-Shabaab Five Years after Westgate: Still a Menace in East Africa

Friday, September 21, 2018
Al-Shabaab remains focused on recapturing power in Somalia, but it continues to plot attacks in Kenya and Tanzania ndash; and perhaps in Uganda as well. To counter the movement, East African states should eschew heavy-handed crackdowns and work instead to reduce its appeal to potential recruits. ...

Former UN Chief Executive, Kandeh Yumkella, urges the international community to

Friday, September 21, 2018
KIGALI, 20 September 2018 ndash; The Climate Investment Funds (CIFs) Summit has ended in Kigali - ldquo;Rwanda rsquo;s Ambassadorial and Commercial City rdquo; with the clarion call for the international community to do more to ensure that Sustainable Development Goal (SDG 7) ndash; ldquo;access ...

AHRC announces Dr. Saleh Muslah as its new Board President:

Friday, September 21, 2018
The American Human Rights Council (AHRC-USA) is pleased to announce and welcome Dr. Saleh Muslah as the AHRC Board President for the new term, succeeding Dr. Opada Alzohaili who served as the President for the past 3 years. Both Dr. Muslah Dr. Alzohaili are founding members of the AHRC and both co ...

Ugandan police arrest at least 8 journalists covering opposition MPBobi Wine

Friday, September 21, 2018
Nairobi, September 20, 2018--Police in Uganda detained at least eight journalists covering the return of opposition MP Robert Kyagulanyi, also known as Bobi Wine, from the U.S, according to media reports and local journalists. The arrests are the latest incident of Ugandan security personnel assault ...

Germany rolls out first hydrogen-powered train

Tuesday, September 18, 2018
http://cdn.thenigerianvoice.com/images/content/9182018124223 germanysfirsthydrogenpoweredtraine1537218335392.jpg Germany 39;s first hydrogen-powered train built by French company Alstom Germany on Monday rolled out the world 39;s first hydrogen-powered train, signalling ...
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