After 27 Years, Somalia Regains Control of Airspace Management

[Shabelle] The Somali government on Thursday announced that it has officially regained control and management of its airspace after 27 years being run by the United Nations International Civil Aviation Organisation (ICAO) regional office in Nairobi.

[Shabelle] The Somali government on Thursday announced that it has officially regained control and management of its airspace after 27 years being run by the United Nations International Civil Aviation Organisation (ICAO) regional office in Nairobi.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

U.S. Airstrike in Somalia Kills 4 of Al-Shabaab, Destroys Bomb

[Shabelle] The U.S. military says a new airstrike in Somalia has killed four members of the al-Shabab extremist group and destroyed a vehicle carrying explosives near the capital.

[Shabelle] The U.S. military says a new airstrike in Somalia has killed four members of the al-Shabab extremist group and destroyed a vehicle carrying explosives near the capital.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Seminars of Eritrean Nationals Abroad

[Shabait] Asmara -Eritrean nationals residing in the Netherlands, Angola and Israel hold discussions on the objective situation in the homeland and role of Eritrean nationals in the Diaspora in the national development drives.

[Shabait] Asmara -Eritrean nationals residing in the Netherlands, Angola and Israel hold discussions on the objective situation in the homeland and role of Eritrean nationals in the Diaspora in the national development drives.

source: AllAfrica News: Eritrea

EU’s Ambivalent Stance on Migration

[Shabait] In what appears as a knee-jerk reaction to public outrage following the recent CNN footage showing “migrants being sold as slaves” in Libya, the EU has floated the notion of a “humanitarian corridor” to relocate “stranded refugees to Europe”….

[Shabait] In what appears as a knee-jerk reaction to public outrage following the recent CNN footage showing "migrants being sold as slaves" in Libya, the EU has floated the notion of a "humanitarian corridor" to relocate "stranded refugees to Europe". In an apparent bid to elaborate the contours of this new policy, Italian Interior Minister, Marco Minniti, stated this week that "up to 10,000 refugees are slated to benefit from the programme in 2018".

source: AllAfrica News: Eritrea

Govt to Receive U.S.$50 Million Annually As it Takes Over Airspace From UN

[Dalsan Radio] According to Abdi Aden an official at the Somalia Civil Aviation the government is to receive a revenue least $50M after it takes over the airspace.

[Dalsan Radio] According to Abdi Aden an official at the Somalia Civil Aviation the government is to receive a revenue least $50M after it takes over the airspace.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Excessive Fees Anger Bicycle-Taxi Riders

[Iwacu] Bicycle-taxi riders in the capital Bujumbura complain about the excessive fees and exorbitant prices for the purchase of plates and cardigans. Those bicycle-taxi riders grouped in a collective of two associations of Burundian bikers “Sotavedebu…

[Iwacu] Bicycle-taxi riders in the capital Bujumbura complain about the excessive fees and exorbitant prices for the purchase of plates and cardigans. Those bicycle-taxi riders grouped in a collective of two associations of Burundian bikers "Sotavedebu" and "Sotavebu" say each member must contribute BIF 50 to the first association and BIF 100 to the second one. "We must contribute. We have no choice", says Bikorimana, a bicycle-taxi rider met in Cibitoke neighborhood in the capital Bujumbura.

source: AllAfrica News: Burundi

Monday , Official Holiday On Occasion of Independence

[SNA] Khartoum -The Cabinet’s Secretariat General has announced that next, Monday, 1/1/2018 will be an official holiday all over the country on the occasion of Sudan National Day.

[SNA] Khartoum -The Cabinet's Secretariat General has announced that next, Monday, 1/1/2018 will be an official holiday all over the country on the occasion of Sudan National Day.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Al-Bashir to Address Independence Day Celebrations

[SNA] Khartoum -President of the Republic, Field Marshal Omer Al-Bashir will address at 06:00 pm Sunday , December 31rst at the Republican Palace Park the Country celebrations marking the 62nd Anniversary of Independence.

[SNA] Khartoum -President of the Republic, Field Marshal Omer Al-Bashir will address at 06:00 pm Sunday , December 31rst at the Republican Palace Park the Country celebrations marking the 62nd Anniversary of Independence.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan