Somalia: Two killed, six injured in a carbomb blast

Somalia: Two killed, six injured in a carbomb blast

A carbomb blast on Saturday on a very populated street in the Somali capital has killed two and injured six civilians, sources said.Eyewitnesses told APA that a luxury car packed ...

Somali premier reshuffles cabinet

Somali premier reshuffles cabinet

Somali prime Minister Abdiweli Sheikh Ahmed has reshuffled his cabinet ministers on Saturday, by substituting two ministers, several deputy ministers and states ministers.The ...

Nigeria: Founder of Synagogue Church to appear before coroner’s inquest on November 5

Nigeria: Founder of Synagogue Church to appear before coroner’s inquest on November 5

The founder of the Synagogue Church of All Nations, Prophet Temitope Joshua is to appear before a coroner's inquest investigating the recent collapse of its guest house on November ...

“Atlantic Dialogues” kick off in Marrakech

“Atlantic Dialogues” kick off in Marrakech

The third edition of a three-day forum dubbed "Atlantic Dialogues", began in the Moroccan city of Marrakech, attracting about 350 eminent personalities from 45 countries, APA can ...

Beit el Maqdes blamed for deadly Sinai attacks

Beit el Maqdes blamed for deadly Sinai attacks

The Egyptian security forces have accused the Ansar al Beit Maqdes group of carrying out Friday's attacks on al-Arish city in Egypt's north Sinai killing 27 soldiers.Security ...

Rwanda suspends BBC over genocide documentary

Rwanda suspends BBC over genocide documentary

The Rwanda Utilities Regulatory Authority (RURA) has suspended the permit of the British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) to broadcast on Rwandan FM after a controversial documentary ...

S/Leone: Cement manufacturer warns of serious shortage

S/Leone: Cement manufacturer warns of serious shortage

A leading cement manufacturer in Sierra Leone has warned of the danger of cement shortage in the country which it blamed on the Ebola epidemic. Leocem Sierra Leone Limited said in a ...

Somalia: Two killed, six injured in a carbomb blast

A carbomb blast on Saturday on a very populated street in the Somali capital has killed two and injured six civilians, sources said.Eyewitnesses told APA that a luxury car packed with explosives blew up as people nearby were having tea in a shopping business centers in Maka Al-mukaramah road the busiest street in capital that links the airport and the presidential palace. Security officials also said that ...

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Somali premier reshuffles cabinet

Somali prime Minister Abdiweli Sheikh Ahmed has reshuffled his cabinet ministers on Saturday, by substituting two ministers, several deputy ministers and states ministers.The minister of constitution and judiciary Farah Sheikh Abdulqadir and the minister of animal veterinary, plants and forest Salim Aliyow Ibrow have been exchanged. The Minister of Information Mustaf Sheikh Ali dhuhulow said in a national TV ...

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Nigeria: Founder of Synagogue Church to appear before coroner’s inquest on November 5

The founder of the Synagogue Church of All Nations, Prophet Temitope Joshua is to appear before a coroner's inquest investigating the recent collapse of its guest house on November 5, 2014.The Lagos State Coroner, Mr Oyetade Komolafe, said at the resumption of the inquest at an Ikeja High Court on Friday that the physical appearance of Prophet Joshua was important to the inquest and that his lawyer, Mr Jude ...

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“Atlantic Dialogues” kick off in Marrakech

The third edition of a three-day forum dubbed "Atlantic Dialogues", began in the Moroccan city of Marrakech, attracting about 350 eminent personalities from 45 countries, APA can report. This year's gathering under the patronage of King Mohammed VI is meant as an international forum that promotes the sharing of ideas, strategic partnership and co-development between the two sides of the Atlantic Ocean. ...

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Beit el Maqdes blamed for deadly Sinai attacks

The Egyptian security forces have accused the Ansar al Beit Maqdes group of carrying out Friday's attacks on al-Arish city in Egypt's north Sinai killing 27 soldiers.Security officials said the attackers had used mortar fire from armored vehicles, leaving 25 other soldiers wounded and were subsequently taken to a military hospital. Army reinforcements have been sent to the province while a hunt for the ...

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Rwanda suspends BBC over genocide documentary

The Rwanda Utilities Regulatory Authority (RURA) has suspended the permit of the British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) to broadcast on Rwandan FM after a controversial documentary about the 1994 genocide.The documentary entitled "Rwanda's Untold story" was aired early in October by the British public broadcaster. In a statement issued in Kigali on Friday, Rwandan officials said they have received complaints ...

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S/Leone: Cement manufacturer warns of serious shortage

A leading cement manufacturer in Sierra Leone has warned of the danger of cement shortage in the country which it blamed on the Ebola epidemic. Leocem Sierra Leone Limited said in a statement on Friday that increased concern by shippers caused by the ongoing Ebola epidemic means the number of cargo ships coming to Freetown had dropped. It said this could mean materials needed to manufacture and package the ...

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UK secures €1bn European Ebola commitment

British Prime minister David Cameron has secured a €1 billion funding pledged at the European Council meetings in Brussels, following a call for European leaders to do more to fight Ebola in West Africa.The Department for International Development (DFID) said in a statement on Friday that as part of the commitment, the UK had boosted its own response to the Ebola crisis in West Africa by £80 million, ...

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Nigerian President Jonathan leaves for pilgrimage in Israel

Nigerian President Goodluck Jonathan will on Friday depart Lagos to undertake a brief pilgrimage to Israel, the presidential spokesman, Dr. Reuben Abati, has said.Abati said in a statement on Friday in Lagos ‎that President Jonathan would before leaving for Israel, participate in the groundbreaking ceremony for the construction of the Seme-Krake Joint Border Control Post on Friday. He added that President ...

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Ouattara, AU Commission boss discuss anti-Ebola plan

The Ebola epidemic in West Africa was at the heart of discussions held Friday between Ivorian President Alassane Ouattara and the African Union Commission Chairperson Nkosazana Dlamini Zuma.The AU Commission boss declared at the end of the meeting that her organization is soliciting from African governments, the African Development Bank (AfDB) and the United Nations Economic Commission for Africa (ECA) ...

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