Refugee and Migrant Flows From Libya to Europe On the Rise – UNHCR Study

[UN News] Movements by sea from Libya to Europe, despite being the most dangerous route for reaching the continent, have increased and there are indications that it will likely continue to do so, a new study by the United Nations refugee agency has rev…

[UN News] Movements by sea from Libya to Europe, despite being the most dangerous route for reaching the continent, have increased and there are indications that it will likely continue to do so, a new study by the United Nations refugee agency has revealed.

source: AllAfrica News: Libya

Cash Recovered From Chickengate Scandal Used to Buy Ambulances

[Nation] President Uhuru Kenyatta on Monday handed to counties seven ambulances bought with money recovered from a company in the United Kingdom found guilty of paying bribes to get Kenyan contracts.

[Nation] President Uhuru Kenyatta on Monday handed to counties seven ambulances bought with money recovered from a company in the United Kingdom found guilty of paying bribes to get Kenyan contracts.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Trio Appears for for False Pretense in Land Deal

[Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -Three men aged between 60 and 75 have been arraigned before regional magistrate court-South charged with one count of obtaining by false pretense, contrary to section 308 of the Penal Code (08.01) Laws of Botswana.

[Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -Three men aged between 60 and 75 have been arraigned before regional magistrate court-South charged with one count of obtaining by false pretense, contrary to section 308 of the Penal Code (08.01) Laws of Botswana.

source: AllAfrica News: Botswana

Seychellois National Arrested in Madagascar On Drug Charges Placed in Preventive Detention

[Seychelles News Agency] A Seychellois national arrested in Madagascar in possession of nearly 500 grammes of heroin has been placed in preventive detention at Antanimora prison.

[Seychelles News Agency] A Seychellois national arrested in Madagascar in possession of nearly 500 grammes of heroin has been placed in preventive detention at Antanimora prison.

source: AllAfrica News: Madagascar

Workshop On Women’s Issue

[Shabait] Asmara -The National Union of Eritrean Women (NUEW) organized on June 30 a two day workshop focusing on pertinent issues of women under the theme “Development of Eritrean Women in the Past Quarter of Century”.

[Shabait] Asmara -The National Union of Eritrean Women (NUEW) organized on June 30 a two day workshop focusing on pertinent issues of women under the theme "Development of Eritrean Women in the Past Quarter of Century".

source: AllAfrica News: Eritrea

Family of SA Hostage in Mali Wants Him Out ‘As Quickly As Possible’

[News24Wire] The family of Stephen McGown, a South African who has been held hostage in Mali for five-and-a-half years, hopes that government will negotiate his release soon following a new proof-of-life video released by AQIM (al-Qaeda in the Islamic …

[News24Wire] The family of Stephen McGown, a South African who has been held hostage in Mali for five-and-a-half years, hopes that government will negotiate his release soon following a new proof-of-life video released by AQIM (al-Qaeda in the Islamic Maghreb), an Islamist militant organisation.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Air Namibia Awarded As Second Best Regional Airline in Africa

[New Era] Windhoek -Air Namibia has been awarded the second best Regional Airline in Africa by Skytrax World Airline Awards. It is the second time in a row that Air Namibia bagged this award.

[New Era] Windhoek -Air Namibia has been awarded the second best Regional Airline in Africa by Skytrax World Airline Awards. It is the second time in a row that Air Namibia bagged this award.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Rhino Poached At Erongo Game Farm

[New Era] Walvis Bay -It appears the poaching of Namibia’s protected wildlife species continues unabated, despite the threat of a N$25 million fine for the poaching of rhino, after a carcass of a pregnant rhino was discovered on Saturday in the Erongo …

[New Era] Walvis Bay -It appears the poaching of Namibia's protected wildlife species continues unabated, despite the threat of a N$25 million fine for the poaching of rhino, after a carcass of a pregnant rhino was discovered on Saturday in the Erongo Region.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Airline Operators Parley FIRS Over Multiple Taxation, Vat Removal

[Guardian] Commercial airline operators in the country have taken the problem of multiple-taxation to the Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS) towards getting a favourable bargain.

[Guardian] Commercial airline operators in the country have taken the problem of multiple-taxation to the Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS) towards getting a favourable bargain.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria