Taliban tells Afghan women to stay home, says soldiers are not trained to respect them.

Taliban spokesperson Zabiullah Mujahid said at a news conference on Tuesday that women should not go to work for their own safety, undermining the group's efforts to convince international observers that the group would be more tolerant towards women than when they were last in power.The instruction came the same day that the World Bank … Continue reading Taliban tells Afghan women to stay home, says soldiers are not trained to respect them.

Women soccer player leave Afghanistan on evacuation flight.

Global soccer players’ union FIFPRO thanked the Australian government for making the evacuation of players, team officials and family members possible, with work continuing to help more leave Afghanistan. “These young women, both as athletes and activists, have been in a position of danger and on behalf of their peers around the world we thank … Continue reading Women soccer player leave Afghanistan on evacuation flight.

Afghan women report some harassment, Taliban promises security.

Female schoolteachers and other employed women in two provinces of Afghanistan are reporting harassment by Taliban fighters even as a Taliban spokesman Tuesday promised that the group is forming a policy to keep women secure. Women in Takhar province, in the country's northeast, and Kabul province tell VOA that there are new restrictions concerning how … Continue reading Afghan women report some harassment, Taliban promises security.

NDA invasion, Buhari’s plot to turn Nigeria into Afghanistan ~ Irabor

The Southern Kaduna Peoples Union, an umbrella body of the Southern Kaduna people, says that the Tuesday invasion of the Nigerian Defence Academy is a plot of the President, retired Major General Muhammadu Buhari’s attempt to turn Nigeria into another Afghanistan. Recall that gunmen wearing army uniform, in the early hours of Tuesday, invaded the … Continue reading NDA invasion, Buhari’s plot to turn Nigeria into Afghanistan ~ Irabor

Nigeria’s Islamic Group says Taliban must be allowed to settle down.

MURIC has called on the public to ignore all forms of ongoing anti-Taliban propaganda emanating from the American government. MURIC accused the American government of carrying rumours that the new Taliban government in the country would embark on a mass execution of citizens of Afghanistan that stay behind after the airlifting process.It stated that the … Continue reading Nigeria’s Islamic Group says Taliban must be allowed to settle down.

Taliban carrying out civilians execution, repressing women ~ UN.

The United Nations has warned that the Taliban are already carrying out severe rights abuses in Afghanistan including ‘summary executions’ of civilians, the recruitment of child soldiers and restrictions on the rights of women and girls. The High Commissioner for Human Rights, Michelle Bachelet, disclosed this in a statement. Bachelet urged the Human Rights Council … Continue reading Taliban carrying out civilians execution, repressing women ~ UN.

Deadly attack in Kabul airport as Taliban rejects extended evacuation.

An Afghan security officer was killed when members of the Afghan security forces and soldiers from Germany and the U.S. clashed with attackers at the north gate of Kabul airport. Three Afghan personnel were injured in the incident at 6:43 am (0213 GMT) on Monday, the German army tweeted. The north entrance has two sets … Continue reading Deadly attack in Kabul airport as Taliban rejects extended evacuation.