South Sudan president rejects opposition calls to quit post
Press Release — New HRF Submission to UN Urges Action on Torture in Nigeria
President Assoumani of Comoros has won a referendum allowing him to extend his power beyond the end of his present term.
Aug 2, 2018
HRF submitted contributions to the United Nations Human Rights Council’s UPR of Eritrea and Vietnam.
Jul 16, 2018
Ahead of the general election, supporters of Zimbabwe's opposition party – the MDC – made demands for electoral reform.
Jul 11, 2018
HRF condemns the threat against Ugandan human rights activist and 2018 Oslo Freedom Forum speaker Jerry Sesanga.
Read this article about repression and the upcoming election on July 30 under Zimbabwe's authoritarian regime.
Jun 28, 2018
The opposition under Zimbabwe's authoritarian regime marched to demand electoral reforms ahead of the July 30 election.
Jun 6, 2018
Parliament under Ethiopia's authoritarian regime voted to lift the state of emergency that was imposed three months ago.
Jun 5, 2018
Jul 6, 2018
Apr 11, 2018
Sudan’s president orders release of all political prisoners
Apr 4, 2018
Angola charges son of former dictator dos Santos with fraud
Apr 3, 2018
Boko Haram kills 15, wounds 83 in attack in northern Nigeria
Mar 29, 2018
Tanzania opposition leader charged for 'inciting hatred'
Mar 26, 2018
Militants Linked to Al Qaeda Unleash Deadly Car Bombings in Somalia
Feb 14, 2018
Recruitment of child soldiers still rising in South Sudan
Jan 24, 2018
Violence in CAR Sparks ‘Unprecedented’ Levels of Displacement
Jan 3, 2018
Somalia: UN Concerned Over Destruction of Humanitarian Infrastructure
Dec 28, 2017
Liberia Election Could Mark First Peaceful Transfer of Power Since 194