Sudan is to normalise relations with Israel – the latest in a series of Arab League countries to do so. At the same time, US President Donald Trump has removed Sudan from the US list of state sponsors of terrorism, unblocking economic aid and investment.
In early 1990s, armed robbers and bandits were terrorizing Lagos and southern Nigeria. In 1992, the Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS) was formed to combat armed robbery and other serious crimes.
“For you to do otherwise will amount to undermining national security and law and order… Under no circumstances would this be tolerated.” Nigerian President added
A group of Zambian women and children filed a suit against Anglo American Plc in South Africa, alleging the company caused widespread lead poisoning from a mine it operated until 1974 in the northern city of Kabwe.
Amnesty International says there is “credible but disturbing evidence” in the Nigerian city of Lagos that security forces have shot dead over a dozen protesters demonstrating against police brutality.