Push still on to nominate US Supreme Court Judge

US Republicans are planning to install a new Supreme Court justice by the end of October with Senate Judiciary Chairman Lindsey Graham saying his committee will approve Amy Coney Barrett’s nomination on October 22nd, meaning a full Senate vote can take place...

Human trafficking ‘everyone’s problem’

Following the latest case where 11 women were rescued from two brothels masquerading as bed-and-breakfast accommodation in South Africa’s Northern Cape province, deputy minister of Justice, John Jeffrey has insisted that human trafficking cases are taken very...

Parliament facing shorter ‘year’

Speaker of Parliament Peter Katjavivi explained to Future Media News that due to limitations imposed on the house by Covid-19 Parliament has had a short year. Therefore, Katjavivi said, members of Parliament should now bring their part, to ensure they can finish on...

Amnesty shutting India office

Amnesty International says it is halting work in India due to an “incessant witch hunt” by India’s Hindu nationalist government which, most recently froze the bank account of its India office, forcing it to let go of staff and pause campaign and research work. “The...