26 Oct 2020 Rule of Law Staff Writer
Policy Brief: Rule by Law and the Attack on Civic Freedoms in Tanzania...

Tanzania’s President John Magufuli was elected to office in 2015, and it has been under his tenure that the country’s…

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20 Oct 2020 Freedom of Expression, Assembly and Association Staff Writer
Media advisory: Melusi Simelane & Others v Minister of Commerce & Indu...

A full bench of the High Court of Eswatini will on Tuesday October 20 2020, hear the application for the…

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20 Oct 2020 Disability Rights Staff Writer
The impact of COVID-19 on persons with disabilities in Southern Africa...

The Midweek Sun, Botswana 14 October 2020 By Anna Mmolai-Chalmers The effects of COVID-19 are perhaps more profound when viewed…

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20 Oct 2020 Freedom of Expression, Assembly and Association Staff Writer
SALC STATEMENT CONDEMING THE USE OF FORCE AGAINST PROTESTERS IN NAMIBIA...

On 8 October 2020, protesters in Namibia took to the streets, for 3 days, to demonstrate against gender-based violence under…

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19 Oct 2020 Freedom of Expression, Assembly and Association Staff Writer
The people v Laura Miti and Bornwell Mwewa...

On Saturday, 21 December 2019, Fumba Chama, popularly known as Pilato, a Zambian human rights defender and musician, was arrested…

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19 Oct 2020 International Criminal Justice Staff Writer
MEDIA ADVISORY: JOAO RODRIGUES V NATIONAL DIRECTOR OF PUBLIC PROSECUTIONS AND OT...

On 6 November 2020, the Supreme Court of Appeal (SCA) will hear the case of Joao Rodrigues v National Director…

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19 Oct 2020 Freedom of Expression, Assembly and Association Staff Writer
Statement on the right to associate in Eswatini in light of the ESGM case...

Eswatini Sexual and Gender Minorities (ESGM) is a human rights community-based advocacy organisation which aims to advance the protection of…

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15 Oct 2020 Freedom of Expression, Assembly and Association Staff Writer
SALC Submission on the Computer Crime and Cybercrime Bill, 2020...

The Southern Africa Litigation Centre (SALC) filed written submissions in the Parliament of Eswatini. The  submissions were filed with the…

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