Egypt Working to Free 7 Citizens Abducted in Libya – Foreign Ministry

[Aswat Masriya] Cairo -Egypt’s foreign ministry is working on freeing seven Egyptian nationals who were abducted in Libya, a source at the ministry said on Thursday.

[Aswat Masriya] Cairo -Egypt's foreign ministry is working on freeing seven Egyptian nationals who were abducted in Libya, a source at the ministry said on Thursday.

source: AllAfrica News: Egypt

Police Intensify Anti-Drugs Operations in Border Districts

[New Times] Operations in border districts to break supply chains of narcotic drugs have broken rackets of drug traffickers and seized psychotropic substances worth over Rwf46 million in the last three months in the Northern Province, police said.

[New Times] Operations in border districts to break supply chains of narcotic drugs have broken rackets of drug traffickers and seized psychotropic substances worth over Rwf46 million in the last three months in the Northern Province, police said.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

How Communities Fought the Ebola Epidemic and Won

[IRIN] London -Three years on from the start of the West African Ebola epidemic, lessons are still being learned. And the most surprising are not coming from the scientists, but from the affected communities themselves; about how, with hardly any help,…

[IRIN] London -Three years on from the start of the West African Ebola epidemic, lessons are still being learned. And the most surprising are not coming from the scientists, but from the affected communities themselves; about how, with hardly any help, they tackled the virus and won.

source: AllAfrica News: Sierra Leone

French Priest Convicted of Child Abuse in CAR

[RFI] A French court sentenced a priest on Thursday to up to five years in jail after finding him guilty of sexually abusing two young boys in the Central African Republic.

[RFI] A French court sentenced a priest on Thursday to up to five years in jail after finding him guilty of sexually abusing two young boys in the Central African Republic.

source: AllAfrica News: Central African Republic

Growing Life From Death

[News24Wire] Over the past few years, a handful of companies have sprung up in South Africa offering urns made from eco-friendly materials designed to decompose back into natural elements. They contain seeds that grow into a tree.

[News24Wire] Over the past few years, a handful of companies have sprung up in South Africa offering urns made from eco-friendly materials designed to decompose back into natural elements. They contain seeds that grow into a tree.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa