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East Africa

Uganda: Minister Admits to Mistakes in ID issuance

Published: 18/Jul/2019
Source: The Tower Post (Kampala)

By Marion Ayebazibwe Government has acknowledged mistakes in the process of acquiring new and replacing lost national identification cards. The Minister of State for Internal Affairs, Hon. Obiga Kania, was on Wednesday, 17 July 2019, responding to a matter of…

North Africa

Southern Africa

Joint Submission to the Human Rights Council at the 35th Session of the Universal Periodic Review: Kingdom of Lesotho

Published: 18/Jul/2019
Source: Institute on Statelessness and Inclusion, Southern African Nationality Network & Lawyers for Human Rights

1. The Institute on Statelessness and Inclusion (ISI), the Southern African Nationality Network (SANN) and Lawyers for Human Rights (LHR) make this joint submission to the Universal Periodic Review (UPR), on the right to a nationality and human rights challenges…

West Africa