Nigerian Man and Girlfriend Sue Hospital for Performing C-Section Without Anesthesia

A California woman is suing a hospital for medical malpractice, assault and battery and seeking over $5 million in damages after a Cesarean sSction...

Kenyan Lawyer Secures Chartered Institute of Arbitration Seat Unopposed

A Kenyan lawyer and scholar has received a rare opportunity to sit on the globally renowned Chartered Institute of Arbitrators (CIArb) Board of Trustees. As...

Robert Mugabe’s Ex-Minister Jailed for Graft

A Zimbabwe court on Friday handed a four-year jail term to a former energy minister who served in Robert Mugabe’s last cabinet after he...

Court Spurns Suit Challenging Legality of President Mnangagwa’s Govt

A Court in Zimbabwe on Tuesday thew out an application by two political parties and three activists seeking to challenge the legality of President...

Kenyan Beauty Queen Sentenced to Death for Killing Boyfriend

A Kenyan court has sentenced a 24-year-old beauty queen to death for murdering her boyfriend by stabbing him 25 times. Ruth Kamande, who won a...

Iranian Woman Sentenced to 20 Years in Prison for Removing Hijab

An Iranian woman says she has been sentenced to 20 years in prison for removing her compulsory Islamic headscarf out of protest. Shaparak Shajarizadeh said she had...

Brexit Bill Officially Becomes Law

The government’s flagship Brexit legislation has officially become law, Speaker John Bercow has announced. Mr Bercow told MPs the EU Withdrawal Bill had received royal...

Court Refuses to Declare ‘Breastfeeding Woman on Magazine’s Cover’ as Obscene

The Kerala High Court recently refused to categorize a magazine cover with a woman breastfeeding her baby as obscene, noting that “shocking one’s morals”...

Tax Evasion: Ronaldo ‘Accepts’ 2year Suspended Jail Sentence and €18.8m Fine

Cristiano Ronaldo has been handed a two-year suspended jail sentence and fined €18.8m after reaching a deal with Spanish authorities over a tax evasion case,...

Japan Enacts Law to Reduce Legal Age of Adulthood

Japan’s upper house of parliament on Wednesday enacted a law to revise the current Civil Code and lower the legal age of adulthood from...