Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro was accused Tuesday of "crimes against humanity" at the International Criminal Court (ICC) for his alleged role in the destruction of the Amazon, the first case seeking to explicitly link deforestation to loss of life. Planet-warming greenhouse gas emissions from burning and industrial-scale agriculture in the Amazon are higher than the…
The International Criminal Court's new prosecutor on Friday named prominent rights lawyer Amal Clooney as a special adviser on Sudan's Darfur conflict.
President Rodrigo Duterte will not cooperate with the International Criminal Court's probe into the Philippines' drug war, his lawyer said Thursday after its judges found the crackdown could be a crime against humanity.
For ages, the Police have been notorious in employing torture against citizens. Nigeria is a country where security agencies harass detainees and suspects, and in most cases employ violence.....
The United States on Wednesday praised Sudan's decision to hand over ex-dictator Omar al-Bashir to the International Criminal Court, saying the move would be a "major step"
Sudan will hand longtime autocrat Omar al-Bashir to the International Criminal Court along with other officials wanted over the Darfur conflict, Foreign Minister Mariam al-Mahdi said on Wednesday.
The International Criminal Court's chief prosecutor Karim Khan has arrived in Sudan for a week of talks including on outstanding arrest warrants for genocide in Darfur, state media reported Tuesday.
The International Criminal Court has dropped its arrest warrant for Ivory Coast's former first lady Simone Gbagbo over post-election violence that killed thousands in 2010-2011, according to a decision made public Thursday.
Now despite this astounding claim by the Kanu’s camp and denial of any involvement by the Kenyan Government, it is demoralising that till now, only Malami and, perhaps...
The Yoruba self-determination group, Ilana Omo Oodua, led by Prof. Banji Akintoye, said the International Criminal Court (ICC) had on Tuesday formally acknowledged receipt of the 27-page petition it filed along with Yoruba activist...
Abidjan, the main city of Ivory Coast, officially known as Cote D’Ivoire, was agog in celebration on Thursday, 17 June, 2021 when former President Laurent Gbagbo made a triumphant return to the country.
The former president of Ivory Coast, Laurent Gbagbo, took police to task Sunday for violence during his long-awaited homecoming last week but insisted the country had to move on.