Zimbabwe police have given public sector workers permission to march for better pay on Wednesday in what is widely seen as a test of President Emmerson Mnangagwa's willingness to tolerate dissent.
Twitter and Facebook have suspended numerous accounts that they say are tied to a Chinese disinformation campaign against pro-democracy protesters in Hong Kong.
Young people are at the forefront of Hong Kong’s protest movement. Many of the most prominent opposition leaders are still in their 20s, but they’re demanding big changes that could alter the future of their entire generation. These are the issues they’re calling attention to...
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Reports from Sudan suggest that President Omar Al Bashir has stepped down after months of protests against his rule. According to government sources, consultations are under way to form a transitional council to run the country. For more CNBC Africa is joined by Rozan Ahmed, a Sudanese activist who has been part of the demonstrations.
The leaders of the walkout presented a list of five demands.