Seized Indian Cargo Ship Taken to Hobyo Coast

[Shabelle] An Indian registered cargo ship that was hijacked by suspected Somali pirates is now in the vicinity of Hobyo, a major meeting point of pirates when they were most active in 2011, the EU Naval Force said, giving a location for the vessel for…

[Shabelle] An Indian registered cargo ship that was hijacked by suspected Somali pirates is now in the vicinity of Hobyo, a major meeting point of pirates when they were most active in 2011, the EU Naval Force said, giving a location for the vessel for the first time.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Govt Extends Emergency As Old Antagonisms Fester

[IRIN] Gondar -The Ethiopian government has extended a nationwide state of emergency for four months, hailing it as successful in restoring stability after almost a year of popular protests and crackdowns that cost hundreds of lives.

[IRIN] Gondar -The Ethiopian government has extended a nationwide state of emergency for four months, hailing it as successful in restoring stability after almost a year of popular protests and crackdowns that cost hundreds of lives.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Public Invited to Comment On Proposed Laws

[SAnews.gov.za] Pretoria -Human Settlements Minister Lindiwe Sisulu has urged the public to make inputs on the Property Practitioners Bill, 2016 and the Home Loan and Mortgage Disclosure Amendment Bill.

[SAnews.gov.za] Pretoria -Human Settlements Minister Lindiwe Sisulu has urged the public to make inputs on the Property Practitioners Bill, 2016 and the Home Loan and Mortgage Disclosure Amendment Bill.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Tanzania’s Mahiga Nods to UN Security Council MONUSCO Mandate

[Daily News] FOREIGN Affairs and East African Cooperation Minister Dr Augustine Mahiga has lauded the UN Security Council for endorsing a resolution that seeks to give more time to the United Nations Organization Stabilization Mission in the Democratic…

[Daily News] FOREIGN Affairs and East African Cooperation Minister Dr Augustine Mahiga has lauded the UN Security Council for endorsing a resolution that seeks to give more time to the United Nations Organization Stabilization Mission in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (MONUSCO).

source: AllAfrica News: Congo-Kinshasa

Tennis Body Seeks 40 Million/ – for Italy Trip

[Daily News] Tanzania Tennis Association (TTA) has called for sports stakeholders to support the wheelchair tennis team to compete in the world championship 2017 in Italy next month.

[Daily News] Tanzania Tennis Association (TTA) has called for sports stakeholders to support the wheelchair tennis team to compete in the world championship 2017 in Italy next month.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

New Guide Will Assist Street Traders to Protect Their Rights

[Daily Maverick] It is often assumed that when work is informal, it is not protected, and that informal workers do not have rights. This is not true. Informal workers enjoy the same constitutional rights as everyone living in South Africa but they ofte…

[Daily Maverick] It is often assumed that when work is informal, it is not protected, and that informal workers do not have rights. This is not true. Informal workers enjoy the same constitutional rights as everyone living in South Africa but they often do not receive the same protection from local governments as formal businesses do. By DENNIS WEBSTER.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa