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Is UK Favoring Ukrainian Refugees Over Syrians?

Is UK Favoring Ukrainian Refugees Over Syrians?

United Kingdom - UK has been blamed for keeping double standards over its treatment of Ukrainian and Syrian refugees. Apparently, UK and other European countries have been giving more preference to Ukrainian refugees over the

ECOWAS Court Orders Nigerian Government to Amend Cybercrime Law

ECOWAS Court Orders Nigerian Government to Amend Cybercrime Law

Nigeria - The ECOWAS Court of Justice has ordered the Nigerian government to amend the cybercrime law for the betterment of the country. The court gave the decision on March 25, 2022 in Accra, Ghana.

African Union Leaders Have Failed To Implement Human Rights Commitment, Says Human Rights Lawyer

African Union Leaders Have Failed To Implement Human Rights Commitment, Says Human Rights Lawyer

West Africa - Human rights lawyer, Femi Falana, said that African Union (AU) leaders have failed to implement their human rights commitment and obligations. Falana said this in a paper titled “The Unconstitutional Change of

Eleven bonded labourers rescued from the tree cutting unit in Tamil Nadu

Eleven bonded labourers rescued from the tree cutting unit in Tamil Nadu

India - Eleven workers were confined as bonded labourers at a pine tree cutting unit in Mannur near Sriperumbudur in Tamil Nadu. They were rescued by the District Revenue officials on Thursday. The Kancheepuram District

Argentina’s gang rape invigorates calls for men to play bigger role to fight gender biased violence

Argentina’s gang rape invigorates calls for men to play bigger role to fight gender biased violence

Argentina - is burning in anguish over recent gang rape in broad daylight, brining the spotlight on the country’s prevalent ‘rape culture’. The incident has prompted fresh and invigorated calls for men to play a

Farmworkers forced to work on Human Rights Day in Limpopo

Farmworkers forced to work on Human Rights Day in Limpopo

South Africa - A farm business in Limpopo, the northernmost province of South Africa, is planning to force its employees to report for duty on Human Rights Day. The workers said that Spiff Chicken, an

Largest mass execution in decades: Saudi Arabia executes 81 people in single day

Largest mass execution in decades: Saudi Arabia executes 81 people in single day

Saudi Arabia - On Saturday, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia executed 81 people in a span of 24 hours, thereby exceeding its record execution number in 2021 and becoming the largest mass execution carried out in

Wales and England to ban child marriage

Wales and England to ban child marriage

Europe - The House of Commons has voted for a bill that makes it illegal to marry a person under the age of 18. The bill would also make child marriage an offence, punishable with

War Crimes: Russia shells cluster munitions indiscriminately in Ukraine’s Kharkiv

War Crimes: Russia shells cluster munitions indiscriminately in Ukraine’s Kharkiv

Ukraine - Human Rights Watch, the global watchdog for rights said today, March 4 that Russian forces had fired cluster munitions on February 28 into at least three residential areas in Ukraine’s second largest city

Human Rights Violations Soar Across Burkina Faso

Human Rights Violations Soar Across Burkina Faso

West Africa - Human rights violations continue to increase in Burkina Faso. The six-year conflict with terrorist groups has spread to the southwest of the country. The conflict is also spilling into neighbouring countries According

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