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Anger over slow progress, size of rewards at Nigeria’s police brutality...

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Ndukwe Ekekwe was furious when he heard how much compensation a judicial panel had awarded him after finding that members of an elite Nigerian...

Nigeria’s president vows to prevent repeat of anti-police brutality protests

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Nigeria’s president will do what it takes to prevent a repeat of demonstrations against police brutality last month that led to unrest in which...

Nigerian authorities return police brutality activist’s passport

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Nigerian immigration officials returned the passport of a prominent activist against police brutality after it was seized when she tried to leave the country...

Nigerian police mobilize to quell worst unrest in two decades

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Nigeria’s police chief ordered the immediate mobilisation of all force resources on Saturday to try to control the worst street violence in Africa’s most...

African nations seek UN inquiry into US racism, ‘police brutality’

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African countries are lobbying to set up a UN inquiry into “systemic racism” and “police brutality” in the United States and elsewhere, aiming to...

No police abuse in Moroccan lockdown

Morocco rejected allegations of police brutality enforcing a lockdown to prevent the spread of coronavirus, after an official in UN High Commissioner for Human...

Three Kenyan police reported held over disappearances, rights group says two...

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Three Kenyan police officers have been detained over the disappearance of a lawyer and his client who had alleged mistreatment by the...

Three Kenyan police held over disappearance of men in mistreatment case

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Three Kenyan police officers have been detained over the disappearance of a lawyer and his client who had lodged a complaint about...

Egyptian police detained Italian student before his murder: sources

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An Italian student who was tortured and murdered in Egypt had been detained by police and then transferred to a compound run...

Egypt’s Sisi tells interior minister to crack down on abuses by...

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Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi told the interior minister on Friday to crack down on police abuse and to submit proposals to...

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Misleading SANDF post removed after defenceWeb intervention

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One imagines at least a handful of the more than seven thousand followers of the SA National Defence Force (SANDF) LinkedIn social media account...