Wednesday, June 20, 2018

South Sudan rivals agree new ceasefire deal

The two leaders have signed — and then broken — at least six previous ceasefire agreements since fighting began in December 2013. Sudan's President Omar...

Egypt releases imprisoned Al Jazeera reporter

Greste, Egyptian-Canadian Mohammed Fahmy and Egyptian Baher Mohammed were arrested in December 2013 over their coverage of the violent crackdown on protests.   Cairo - A...

New clashes in Egyptian Sinai claims three lives

Fresh clashes erupted in Egypt’s Sinai Peninsula killing at least three women and leaving scores of civilians injured. Two women were killed after rockets fired...

Linking Ethiopia with the Red Sea States

The Chinese Export & Import Bank provided a 2.3 billion dollars loan for the construction of the Ethiopia and Djibouti electrified railway project, in...

The 24th Assembly Heads of States of the African Union

The 24th Ordinary Session of the Assembly of Heads of States and Governments of the African Union opened today, Friday (January 30) at the...

Egypt court to issue verdict on Morsi trial for spying in May

An Egyptian court is due to give its verdict in the espionage trial of ousted president, Mohamed Morsi, in May. An unnamed Egyptian official said...

Barbie is being outsold in Nigeria by Queen of Africa dolls

There's a new Barbie in town. She's a queen, she's black, she wears traditional African costumes — and she's not actually a Barbie. Created by...

Eugene “Prime Evil” de Kock granted parole after serving 20 years in prison

  PRETORIA: One of South Africa's most notorious apartheid mass murderers, Eugene "Prime Evil" de Kock, was granted parole on Friday after 20 years in jail,...

AU fast-tracks creation of African court

ADDIS ABABA: The African Union starts today the fast-tracking of the ratification of a protocol that will vest the continent's international criminal jurisdiction on...

Police arrest suspected mastermind of deadly Mandera attacks

  A man believed to be behind the 2014 terrorist attacks in Mandera that left 64 people dead has been arrested. The man, who was arrested...

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OUTRAGE AS TANZANIA PASSES LAW THAT COULD IMPRISON BLOGGERS

Bloggers, Internet users, journalists and activists in Tanzania are up in arms following a government directive that could land them in jail. In a...

UAE TO GIVE ETHIOPIA $3 BILLION IN AID AND INVESTMENTS

The United Arab Emirates pledged a total of $3 billion in aid and investments to Ethiopia on Friday, an Ethiopian official said, a major...

Mogadishu Takes Over FISS Airspace Responsibilities of Nairobi TODAY Amid More Disturbing Gaps and...

The Federal Government of Somalia's Ministry of Transportation and its Aviation wing take over full management and responsibility of Somalia/Somaliland airspace management and control...