Daily Archives: October 14, 2018

Migrant Truck Crash Kills 22 in Turkey

Twenty-two people, including children, died on Sunday when a vehicle carrying migrants reportedly heading for EU member Greece plunged off the highway into a waterway in western Turkey.

The vehicle, described as a lorry, was …

TANZANIA: KIDNAP OF AFRICA’S YOUNGEST BILLIONAIRE – MANHUNT, ARRESTS, #BRINGBACKMO

DAR ES SALAAM– Tanzania police say they are continuing an active manhunt for persons who abducted Mohammed Dewji, reputed as Africa’s youngest billionnaire.

Police are reported to have made 30 arrests in connection with the …

ERITREA, CAMEROON AMONG AFRICAN REPS ON UN HUMAN RIGHTS COUNCIL

GENEVA– The United Nations Human Rights Council elected a new set of representatives to serve three-year terms. In all, 18 countries were elected across the world.

The African representatives who made it were from three …

Statement on establishment of NDPP appointment panel

President Cyril Ramaphosa has invited a number of legal organisations and independent public institutions to assist him in identifying and selecting individuals for consideration as possible candidates for the position of National Director of Public …

VIETNAM SEIZES RHINO HORNS SMUGGLED FROM SOUTH AFRICA

HANOI, Vietnam- Vietnam has seized nearly 34 kg of rhino horns, at Noi Bai International Airport, in the capital, Hanoi, on Saturday.

The horns were shipped by a sender in South Africa, on a Qatar …