Congo presidential runner-up rejects court ruling and declares himself president-elect

(CNN)Democratic Republic of Congo opposition leader Martin Fayulu declined a court judgment Saturday that supported his defeat in the nation’s governmental election, rather stating himself president-elect. Democracy in DRC The December vote was to choose a follower to Kabila, who has actually held the presidency because 2001. Under the Congo’s Constitution, a president can serve […]

‘We see mothers die and children die’: Uganda’s teen pregnancy crisis | Suzanne Moore

In a nation where health employees providing contraception have actually been fulfilled by guys with machetes, facing misconceptions about birth control is crucial A lady rests on her back, a one-year-old straddling her. One hand is over her eyes, the other held out. A nurse carefully inserts a little white strip of contraceptive implant into […]