Daily Archives: January 2, 2019

SOMALIA DECLARES UN ENVOY PERSONA NON-GRATA, CITING INTERFERENCE

MOGADISHU, The Somali government accused the United Nations special envoy, of “violating protocols” and “deliberately interfering” in the internal affairs of the Horn of Africa country.

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation, declared …

BOAT CAPSIZE KILLS AT LEAST 12 IN NORTHERN ETHIOPIA

ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia, At least 12 people were killed after a boat capsized Monday night, in Tana Lake, in Ethiopia’s northern Amhara regional state, state media reported, on Tuesday.

It was not clear how many …

In Yemen, World’s Worst Cholera Outbreak Traced to Eastern Africa

LONDON Scientists have found that a strain of cholera causing an epidemic in Yemen � the worst in recorded history � came from eastern Africa and was probably borne into Yemen by migrants.

Using genomic …

In Yemen, World’s Worst Cholera Outbreak Traced to Eastern Africa

LONDON Scientists have found that a strain of cholera causing an epidemic in Yemen � the worst in recorded history � came from eastern Africa and was probably borne into Yemen by migrants.

Using genomic …

Algeria Shuts Southern Borders to Syrians Over Security Fears

ALGIERS Algeria has barred all Syrians from entering the country via its southern border with Mali and Niger to keep out members of defeated rebel groups from Syria deemed to pose a security risk, a …

Algeria Shuts Southern Borders to Syrians Over Security Fears

ALGIERS Algeria has barred all Syrians from entering the country via its southern border with Mali and Niger to keep out members of defeated rebel groups from Syria deemed to pose a security risk, a …

SUDAN AIMS TO REDUCE INFLATION TO 27.1 PERCENT IN 2019

KHARTOUM, Sudan, The Central Bank of Sudan said on Tuesday, that, it intends to reduce the country’s inflation rate to 27.1 percent in 2019.

“The policies of the Central Bank of Sudan for 2019, intend …