Daily Archives: April 7, 2020

Ex-Chad Leader Temporarily Released from Jail Due to Coronavirus Quarantine

Chad’s former dictator Hissene Habre has been granted a two months reprieve from his life sentence by a judge in Senegal, where he was convicted of crimes against humanity.
His lawyer reportedly requested the humanitarian leave because he is in …

Refugees Defy COVID-19 Safety Measures in Uganda

KAMPALA – Ugandan authorities say refugees are defying safety measures set up to control the spread of COVID-19. Uganda has at least 52 confirmed COVID-19 cases and is currently under a lockdown that saw the government suspend admission of new …