Amandla Thomas-Johnson

Amandla Thomas-Johnson

Latin America

Trinidad mother reunited with sons taken by ISIL father to Syria

Campaigners praise Trinidad and Tobago government, which is expected to allow the two kidnapped boys to return home.

Trinidad mother reunited with sons taken by ISIL father to Syria

Human Rights

Leading Palestinian activist wins payout after terror blacklist

Majed Al-Zeer was removed from World-Check’s 'terrorism' category and paid $13,000 in damages plus legal fees.

Leading Palestinian activist wins payout after terror blacklist

The Gambia

Gambia reconciliation process to look into former leader's abuses

The Gambia's truth and reconciliation commission for Yaya Jammeh-era crimes opened Monday. Will it work?

Gambia reconciliation process to look into former leader's abuses

Senegal

Museum of Black Civilisations aims to 'decolonise knowledge'

A large museum will open in Dakar, 52 years after Senegal's first president presented a post-colonial cultural vision.

Museum of Black Civilisations aims to 'decolonise knowledge'

Senegal

Family of comatose Senegalese ask France for medical treatment

Oumar Watt was allegedly beaten up by a French soldier and is now in a coma.

Family of comatose Senegalese ask France for medical treatment