Saturday, August 24, 2019

Egypt’s Sisi orders review of Nile dam deal with Ethiopia

  Al-Sisi held a meeting Tuesday with Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry and Irrigation Minister Hossam Moghazi. "The meeting discussed the outcome of meetings of a Nile...

Nigeria says has pushed Boko Haram out of all but three areas

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HpOMSl8JbSo The Nigerian army said on Tuesday it had repelled Boko Haram from all but three local government districts in the northeast, claiming victory for...

Four killed, four injured as South Sudan raiders attack Turkana manyatta

Tension is high on the Kenya-South Sudan border, with over 300 families fleeing their manyattas after four people were shot dead by Toposa raiders in...

S. Sudan army capture rebel-held town in Upper Nile

The South Sudanese army (SPLA) said it regained more territory from the rebels on Monday when it claimed to have recaptured another town in...

German Lufthansa Airlines office in Djibouti, not Asmara

  According to Lufthansa Consulting Partner, Press Release  by Bruno Boucher, “Lufthansa Consulting has just announced the establishment of a regional office in Djibouti which...

Donors Warn Ethiopia of Omo Conflict Risk From Rapid Sugar Plans

Development of the Ethiopian sugar industry in South Omo that will bring in migrant laborers may exacerbate conflict in the ethnically diverse region, according...

Kenya: MCA’s First Words After ‘Life in Boot’

[youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=E7ouZf4JdVk] "I am alive dad and I am not going to die," these are the first words missing Juja ward MCA in Kiambu county...

Somalia and Egypt Unveil Plans to Build New Capital City

The Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi has announced plans to replace Cairo with a new city built to its east, while President of Somalia...

Billions of dollars for Egypt, vindication for Sisi

The stunning success of Egypt’s three-day economic conference in Sharm al-Sheikh could not have come at a better time, for the weeks prior had...

Nigeria Elections: Schoolgirls Abducted By Boko Haram Could Have Been Rescued, Says Former President

  Nigerian President Goodluck Jonathan’s corrupt and incompetent government failed to act quickly enough to save more 200 schoolgirls abducted by Boko Haram last year,...

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Somalia: Kenya Accused of Blowing Up the 12th Hormuud Telecom Station

Hormuud Telecom, a leading telecommunications company in Somalia, accused Kenya of repeatedly targeting its relay stations along or near the border between Somalia and...

Americans Began Moving to Ghana to Escape Racism at Home

African American Obadele Kambon has never looked back since moving to Ghana in 2008. He vowed to quit the US for West Africa after being...

Somaliland: ISCO Members Agree on Ground Rules for Platform

Independent Civil Society Organisations (ISCO Somaliland) member organizations, today, Saturday, agreed on ground rules which will regulate basic platform membership, good conduct, and governance...