South Korea Joins EU’s Anti-Piracy Operation Off Somalia Coast

[Shabelle] South Korea’s 4,400-ton destroyer Choe Yeong participated in a European Union-led military operation to combat pirates in the waters around the Gulf of Aden near Somalia, the military here said Sunday.

[Shabelle] South Korea's 4,400-ton destroyer Choe Yeong participated in a European Union-led military operation to combat pirates in the waters around the Gulf of Aden near Somalia, the military here said Sunday.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Sudanese Agricultural Students Still On Strike

[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum -A strike by students of the Faculty of Agricultural Studies at Sudan University of Science and Technology in Khartoum has entered its second month after students were expelled from the boarding house of the university without …

[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum -A strike by students of the Faculty of Agricultural Studies at Sudan University of Science and Technology in Khartoum has entered its second month after students were expelled from the boarding house of the university without any signs indicating that the university administration will resolve the crisis.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Nation Turns 60 – Happy Independence Day

[This is Africa] Ghana celebrates its independence, attained on this day in 1957. We commemorate the 60th anniversary of the independence of the country from British colonial rule.

[This is Africa] Ghana celebrates its independence, attained on this day in 1957. We commemorate the 60th anniversary of the independence of the country from British colonial rule.

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana

Woman Accuses Special Forces of Theft, Kidnap

[Observer] The force service charged with securing President Museveni has strongly denied accusations that its officers robbed a woman and then kidnapped her relatives, writes BAKER BATTE LULE.

[Observer] The force service charged with securing President Museveni has strongly denied accusations that its officers robbed a woman and then kidnapped her relatives, writes BAKER BATTE LULE.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda