Awqaf Min. – National Media Unifies Ranks in Face of Terror

[Egypt Online] The national media plays an important role in strengthening national unity in the face of terrorism and extremism, Awqaf Minister Mohamed Mokhtar Gomaa asserted.

[Egypt Online] The national media plays an important role in strengthening national unity in the face of terrorism and extremism, Awqaf Minister Mohamed Mokhtar Gomaa asserted.

source: AllAfrica News: Egypt

Army Says Found 63 Tunnels, Foiled 239 Illegal Immigration Bids in 2017

[Egypt Online] The Egyptian border guard has discovered 63 tunnels in total in North Sinai in 2017, said the Army’s spokesman Tamer El Refaie said in a statement on Monday 1/1/2018.

[Egypt Online] The Egyptian border guard has discovered 63 tunnels in total in North Sinai in 2017, said the Army's spokesman Tamer El Refaie said in a statement on Monday 1/1/2018.

source: AllAfrica News: Egypt

Voices From the Field – EU Funded Project in Tanzania Changes Allan’s Life, Paving His Way to Become a Heavy Truck Driver

[PR Newswire] Brussels -At 23, Allan Martin, from Ifakara District in Morogoro region did not expect that he would one day wake up to find a free and clear path that would eventually change his life. After graduating from his o-level education in 2013 …

[PR Newswire] Brussels -At 23, Allan Martin, from Ifakara District in Morogoro region did not expect that he would one day wake up to find a free and clear path that would eventually change his life. After graduating from his o-level education in 2013 at Kibaoni secondary school, he wanted to be a heavy truck driver but had no means to pay fees for driving lessons.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Statement By the Spokesperson On the Elections in Liberia

[PR Newswire] Brussels -The EU sends its congratulations to George Weah for his victory in the Presidential elections in Liberia as announced by the National Elections Commission.

[PR Newswire] Brussels -The EU sends its congratulations to George Weah for his victory in the Presidential elections in Liberia as announced by the National Elections Commission.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Ouarzazate – Police Arrest Individual for Alleged Involvement in Kidnapping, Assault of U.S National

[MAP] Rabat -The judicial police of the city of Ouarzazate arrested, Monday evening, an individual for his alleged involvement in the kidnapping and assault of a U.S national, said a statement by the national police (DGSN).

[MAP] Rabat -The judicial police of the city of Ouarzazate arrested, Monday evening, an individual for his alleged involvement in the kidnapping and assault of a U.S national, said a statement by the national police (DGSN).

source: AllAfrica News: Morocco

Masoud Signs for South African Side Cape Town City

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Kariobangi Sharks forward Masoud Juma has signed for South African Premier League side Cape Town City FC, the Premier Soccer League side confirmed on Tuesday.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Kariobangi Sharks forward Masoud Juma has signed for South African Premier League side Cape Town City FC, the Premier Soccer League side confirmed on Tuesday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Statement Attributable to the Spokesman for the Secretary-General On the Situation in the Democratic Republic of the Congo

[Monusco] The Secretary-General expresses concern about reports of the violent dispersion of protests by national security forces in Kinshasa and a number of cities in the Democratic Republic of the Congo, resulting in the death of at least five people…

[Monusco] The Secretary-General expresses concern about reports of the violent dispersion of protests by national security forces in Kinshasa and a number of cities in the Democratic Republic of the Congo, resulting in the death of at least five people, the wounding of several others and the arrest of over 120 persons.

source: AllAfrica News: Congo-Kinshasa

Cameroon’s Far North – From an Emergency Approach to a Sustainable Development Plan

[Africa Research Institute] Cameroon has been officially at war against Boko Haram since 2014. Although the jihadist group has been considerably weakened since its apogee in 2014-15, it is not yet defeated – as the mid-2017 increase in suicide attacks …

[Africa Research Institute] Cameroon has been officially at war against Boko Haram since 2014. Although the jihadist group has been considerably weakened since its apogee in 2014-15, it is not yet defeated - as the mid-2017 increase in suicide attacks demonstrated. In the Far North region, approximately 2,000 civilians and soldiers have been killed, and more than a thousand abducted. The army has killed an estimated 1,500-2,100 Boko Haram fighters and arrested nearly a thousand suspected members.

source: AllAfrica News: Cameroon

‘Their Analysis Is Not Based On Investigation.’

[Addis Fortune] Addisu Gebregziabher (PhD), the commissioner of the Ethiopian Human Rights Commission, told the Amharic state daily, Addis Zemen, regarding international human rights advocacy organisations, such as Human Rights Watch and Amnesty Intern…

[Addis Fortune] Addisu Gebregziabher (PhD), the commissioner of the Ethiopian Human Rights Commission, told the Amharic state daily, Addis Zemen, regarding international human rights advocacy organisations, such as Human Rights Watch and Amnesty International, which he believes are based too far to give a complete picture of the situation in Ethiopia.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia