East African Leaders Call On UN Security Council to Extend AMISOM Mandate

[Shabelle] Somalia and the African Union Commission (AUC) have commended President Yoweri Museveni’s decision to deploy troops in Somalia 10 years ago when everyone else shunned the idea.

[Shabelle] Somalia and the African Union Commission (AUC) have commended President Yoweri Museveni's decision to deploy troops in Somalia 10 years ago when everyone else shunned the idea.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

AMISOM Contributing Countries Wrap Up Meeting in Kampala

[Shabelle] The leaders of the Troop Contributing Countries have described as unrealistic any attempts to withdraw their troops under the African Union Mission in Somalia or (AMISOM) by 2020 despite a resolution by the UN Security Council.

[Shabelle] The leaders of the Troop Contributing Countries have described as unrealistic any attempts to withdraw their troops under the African Union Mission in Somalia or (AMISOM) by 2020 despite a resolution by the UN Security Council.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

NRD – Commendable Educational Service

[Shabait] Massawa -The number of schools in the Northern Red Sea region has increased by 9 fold and that 91% of residents of the region have become beneficiaries of educational opportunity, the head of the Ministry of Education branch Teacher Reshid Me…

[Shabait] Massawa -The number of schools in the Northern Red Sea region has increased by 9 fold and that 91% of residents of the region have become beneficiaries of educational opportunity, the head of the Ministry of Education branch Teacher Reshid Mehammed-Osman indicated.

source: AllAfrica News: Eritrea

Micro-Credit and Saving Program – Five-Year Strategic Plan

[Shabait] Asmara -The micro-credit and saving program in a bid to expand service and satisfy customers is working by designing a five-year strategic plan. The report was made at an activity assessment meeting conducted in Mendefera.

[Shabait] Asmara -The micro-credit and saving program in a bid to expand service and satisfy customers is working by designing a five-year strategic plan. The report was made at an activity assessment meeting conducted in Mendefera.

source: AllAfrica News: Eritrea

President Sisi Receives Saudi CP

[Egypt Online] President Abdel Fattah El Sisi is due to receive on Sunday 4/3/2018 Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed Bin Salman. Bin Salman is set to visit Egypt for three days in his 1st foreign tour since he became Crown Prince.

[Egypt Online] President Abdel Fattah El Sisi is due to receive on Sunday 4/3/2018 Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed Bin Salman. Bin Salman is set to visit Egypt for three days in his 1st foreign tour since he became Crown Prince.

Egypt Condemns Terrorist Attacks in Burkina Faso

[Egypt Online] In a statement issued by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs on March 3rd, the Arab Republic of Egypt condemned in the strongest terms the terrorist attacks that targeted the French Embassy, the French Cultural Center, and the army headquart…

[Egypt Online] In a statement issued by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs on March 3rd, the Arab Republic of Egypt condemned in the strongest terms the terrorist attacks that targeted the French Embassy, the French Cultural Center, and the army headquarters in the capital of Burkina Faso, Ouagadougou, killing some 35 people and injuring 90 others.

source: AllAfrica News: Burkina Faso

Armed Forces – 10 Takfiris Killed in Sinai

[Egypt Online] The Armed Forces have killed ten takfiris and arrested 245 terrorist suspects and criminals within the course of the Comprehensive Operation Sinai 2018 (COS 2018).

[Egypt Online] The Armed Forces have killed ten takfiris and arrested 245 terrorist suspects and criminals within the course of the Comprehensive Operation Sinai 2018 (COS 2018).

source: AllAfrica News: Egypt

Unemployed Women Should Be Trained to Produce and Supply Government-Issued Sanitary Pads – ANCWL

[News24Wire] Capacity building programmes for unemployed women on how to produce sanitary pads and run a business to supply government-issued sanitary pads should be offered to primary and high school pupils, the ANC Women’s League has said.

[News24Wire] Capacity building programmes for unemployed women on how to produce sanitary pads and run a business to supply government-issued sanitary pads should be offered to primary and high school pupils, the ANC Women's League has said.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Efforts Being Made to Counter Invasive Ants On Island in Seychelles

[Seychelles News Agency] A Seychelles’ UNESCO World Heritage site is introducing for the first time trial methods to fight against invasive ants that pose a threat to native species in the area, a Vallee de Mai official said.

[Seychelles News Agency] A Seychelles' UNESCO World Heritage site is introducing for the first time trial methods to fight against invasive ants that pose a threat to native species in the area, a Vallee de Mai official said.

source: AllAfrica News: Seychelles