April 7 2019 marked 25 years since the start of the Rwandan genocide against the Tutsis, which heartbreakingly lasted from April 7 - July 15 1994. Kwibuka25 (Kwibuka means "To Remember" in Kinyarwanda) commemorates and honors the victims of the genocide and resolves that such an atrocity will never happen again.
Undoubtedly, all of Sudan is tired of President Omar Al-Bashir's tyrannical and corrupt administration - but as is said, women are almost always the most tired of all. And today, Sudanese women are sick and tired of being sick and tired.
Last week, popular South African singer, Babes Wodumo was speaking to fans on Instagram Live when she was suddenly physically attacked by her boyfriend, Mampintsha, who is also a South African musician. Instagram Live allows users to stream videos in real time to their followers, so Babes’ fans watched her harrowing assault as it happened.
President Bio of Sierra Leone has declared rape and sexual violence a national emergency. He also directed that all government hospitals must provide free treatment to victims of sexual assault and ordered that sexual penetration of minors is henceforth punishable by life imprisonment.