No to virginity test
In a bid to eliminate violence against women and girls globally, the UN and the WHO have called for a scrap of virginity test. Virginity testing is a long-standing tradition that has been documented in at least 20 countries spanning all regions of the world.
Chemnitz protests turn violent
Several people were injured when far-right protesters faced off with counter-demonstrators in the aftermath of a fatal stabbing on Sunday. Authorities have condemned "mob-like" vigilantism.
Violent clashes in Kenya following election result
Violence erupted in Nairobi's slums on Saturday morning after incumbent Uhuru Kenyatta was confirmed as president on Friday.
Groups demand speedy trial of sexual violence offenders
Groups demand a speedy trial of sexual violence offenders.
Ex-Nigerian Head of State, Gowon, warns against another Civil War
The former head of state, General Yakubu Gowon (rtd), yesterday warned Nigerians against acts that are capable of sparking another civil war in the country, saying they must eschew all forms of violence and criminal activities.
12 killed as a wave of violence in Kabul continues
12 people have been killed in the Afghan capital as the wave of violence following a truck bomb continues.
Police, Army clash - Calm returns to Calabar community after violence
Police, Army clash - Calm returns to Calabar community after violence.