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Dramatic sentence to death for a young Sudanese woman

Considered a Muslim by birth because she was born in Sudan, Mariam Yahya Ibrahim, a 27-year-old woman, a physician, pregnant with her second child ,was arrested on February 7, 2014 and put in a women’s prison with her 20-month-old son, being sentenced now to death because she married to a Christian man.

  • Written by Robert Woodward
  • Category: Africa

People killed again in a bomb blast in Nigeria

A bomb blast in a packed bus station in Nigeria's capital Abuja on Monday killed seventy-one people and injured 124, Monday. Nyanya station on Abuja's southern outskirts was filled with morning commuters. Dozens of vehicles were additionally destroyed.

  • Written by Robert Woodward
  • Category: Africa

529 sentenced to death in Egypt

529 supporters of the ousted Islamist President Mohammed Morsi were sentenced to death in Egypt. They were charged with murder, attempted murder and stealing government weapons, linked to an attack on a police station in August, last year, in the town Matay in Minya province.

  • Written by Robert Woodward
  • Category: Africa

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