Things are going on in Zambia

From empty sky Thu Feb 14 2013, 00:56:00

A few years ago, when he came to power, Sata was the golden boy set to fix the problems caused by his predecessor's regime widely considered to have been riddled with corruption and human rights abuses. Now a coalition of civil society and opposition parties have come together to petition the Commonwealth to investigate human rights abuses, including allegations that the government is using

[view whole blog post ]
 See More    |     Report Abuse


You might also be interested in the following news stories:

West Africa:   Outrage Over Global Ebola Response - Calls for Action (analysis)
allAfrica.com
20 August 2014

Imagine this choice. Your child has Ebola symptoms. You have no protective gloves to help keep you alive to care for her. But she needs comfort, so you wash her and wipe away her vomit – and you ... [read more]

Nigeria:   Soldiers Rebel over Lack of Weapons to Fight Boko Haram (news)
This Day
20 August 2014

A group of soldiers in the North-eastern part of the country is refusing to fight Islamist sect, Boko Haram, until they receive better equipment, one of the mutineers has told the BBC Hausa Service. [read more]

Liberia:   MSF Begins Admitting Patients to Ebola Center in Monrovia, Liberia (news)
Medecins Sans Frontieres
18 August 2014

Doctors Without Borders/Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) admitted nine patients today into its newly constructed ELWA 3 Ebola Management Center in Monrovia, Liberia, beginning a process of ... [read more]



blogAfrica is allAfrica.com's platform to help you keep an ear on the African blogosphere. We draw diverse voices from around the world who post regularly and insightfully about African issues. Bloggers, submit your blog's rss-feed!