Government activities for the week, 19 to 25 Nov

Government has scheduled the following briefings/activities for the week: 19 � 25 November 2018. The activities, which are aligned to the National Development Plan and outlined in the Medium Term Strategic Framework 2014-2019, are undertaken …

Migration at Top of Agenda of Spanish PM’s 1st Morocco Visit

Spanish Prime Minister Pedro Sanchez urged greater cooperation on migration while making his first visit Monday to Morocco, a jumping-off point for a growing number of migrants trying to reach Spain and get a foothold …

US Targets South African Who Helped North Korea Skirt Oil Sanctions

The U.S. Treasury Department sanctioned a Russian-born South African citizen Monday, alleging the man helped North Korea evade sanctions to purchase oil.

VladlenAmtchentsev, 49, purportedly helped North Korea obtain fuel oil and gas oil, and …

Cameroon’s Disabled Rally for Peace

Disabled people in Cameroon are protesting the deepening crisis in the country’s English-speaking regions after clashes between government forces and armed separatists killed several handicapped people. A number of people caught up in the fighting …

World Toilet Day Highlights Global Sanitation Crisis

Poor countries around the world are facing a dangerous shortage of toilets that puts millions of live at risk, according to campaigners marking World Toilet Day by urging governments and businesses to invest more in …