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French Experts Restore Three Sudanese Relics

wall relief, and it handed them to the African country’s national museum Thursday, a French archaeologist said.

The three artifacts were discovered at separate archaeological sites in recent years in Sudan and were restored by a French team of experts. …

Cameroon Courts Paralyzed as Lawyers Strike Over Human Rights Violations

YAOUNDE, CAMEROON – Cameroon’s law courts are at a standstill as lawyers for a third day Wednesday defy government threats and continue to protest what they say are widespread unbearable rights violations that include torture, illegal and prolonged detention of …

First Group of Namibia Refugees Deported From Botswana

GABORONE, BOTSWANA – The first group of more than 800 Namibian refugees was deported Tuesday from Botswana, after resisting calls for voluntary repatriation. The refugees fled their home country in 1999, following a secessionist uprising. The migrants had refused to …

ICC Prosecutor Appeals Acquittal of Ex-Ivory Coast President

THE HAGUE, NETHERLANDS – International Criminal Court prosecutors have appealed against the acquittal of former Ivory Coast president Laurent Gbagbo and a youth minister on charges of involvement in deadly post-election violence.

Judges acquitted Gbagbo and Charles Ble Goude in …

Zimbabwean Doctors Protest over Disappearance of Strike Leader

HARARE – A young Zimbabwean doctor who led a recent doctors’ strike over poor government salaries disappeared Saturday, in a move his colleagues say is an overt warning to all public-sector doctors in the country.

The events could exacerbate an …