Riot Police In Zimbabwe Gatecrashed A Press Conference Where The Opposition Declared The Election Results Fake
At least 50 officers interrupted a press conference held by Nelson Chamisa, physically intimidating journalists and trying to force them out onto the street.
President Emmerson Mnangagwa, who forced Robert Mugabe out of office in November, managed to extend his term in an extremely tight race.
Opposition supporters in the capital were met with gunfire, tear gas, water cannons, and tanks.
Zimbabweans took to the polls to vote for a whole new government in the post-Mugabe era, and most are confident that, for the first time ever, elections will be fair.
The former president called a last-minute press conference from his mansion and said he could not vote for his own party.
For the first time in almost 40 years, Zimbabwe is holding an election without Robert Mugabe on the ballot. Now an array of women are fighting for their say in how the country will be run.
Nelson Chamisa raised concerns over the spread of false stories about him — but when pressed for more details, his party could not come up with them.
Obama Called Out Politicians For “Making Stuff Up” In His First Major Speech Since Trump Became President
The former US president criticized “strongman politics” and the denial of facts in what many interpreted as indirect critiques of President Donald Trump.
Irene Ojiambo is one of at least two women this year who have accused Kenyan rugby players of sexually assaulting them.
As excited as the LGBT community is about the first pride parade in Swaziland, they also worry that bringing themselves so much attention could invite problems.
The one-day trip in July will be the first time he's visited his father's homeland since 2015.
People are saying the image is an example of “poverty porn.”
The government says the tax will help generate revenue to provide better services, but people think it’s just a scheme to suppress free speech.
Health Officials Say It’s Too Soon To Freak Out About Ebola In The Democratic Republic Of Congo — For Now
Experts and people working on the ground are still hopeful the outbreak can be contained before it reaches catastrophic levels.
Human rights groups worry that the other changes to Burundi's constitution could deepen ethnic tensions and fuel more civil unrest.
A University Library Has Said Sorry For An "Unofficial" Flyer Warning Women Students Not To Dress “Half Naked”
The leaflet said the way women dressed was “disturbing the male students.” But a librarian told BuzzFeed News the flyer was fake.
The Kenya Film Classification Board declared that the film, a love story between two Kenyan women, seeks to normalize homosexuality.
The woman, whose Instagram story about the alleged attack went viral, said that she became pregnant as a result.
Two People Have Reportedly Died And Several Others Beaten And Jailed Because They Oppose Their President Serving Until 2034
A Human Rights Watch report says that 19 people in Burundi have been silenced since December.
DR Congo's Virunga park was the subject of a 2014 Netflix documentary.