13 May 2015
On 12 May 2015, during a protest in Bujumbura against President Nkurunziza's third term bid, the police allegedly...
12 May 2015
On 12 May 2015 when briefing the Parliament's Portfolio Committee on Policing, the South African Minister of Policem...
12 May 2015
According to a statement issued by the Deputy police spokesperson Polly Namaye, over 37 police officers will be...
09 May 2015
On 08 May 2015 the Kenya Court of Appeal upheld a previous decision of the High Court to...
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APCOF was pleased to be part of the official launch of the Guidelines on Conditions of Arrest, Police Custody and Pre Trial Detention (the Luanda Guidelines), held during the 56th Ordinary Session of the African Commission on Human and Peoples' Rights in Banjul, The Gambia in April 2015.
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APCOF's response to the report of the Special Rapporteur on Prisons and Conditions of Detention, Hon. Commissioner Med S.K. Kaggwa.
For the response please follow the link: http://www.apcof.org/files/5850_Statement56th_Ordinary_SessionKaggwa.pdf
APCOF's response to the report of the Chairperson of the Committee for the Prevention of Torture in Africa, Commissioner Mute.
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APCOF calls on the African Commission on Human and Peoples’ Rights to request a comprehensive update from the South African Government about steps it is taking to ensure the rights to life and equality for non-nationals living in South Africa. APCOF further calls on the South African Government to invite the Commission to visit South Africa on a fact-finding mission. see 7197_APCOFStatement 56thACHPR.pdf