Daily Archives: December 1, 2018

Shanghai Intex Exhibition to Host Hortiflorexpo IPM Shanghai 2019

SHANGHAI, Dec. 1, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — From April 20-22, 2019, Hortiflorexpo IPM Shanghai, the flower and horticulture expo, will be hosted by Shanghai Intex Exhibition at Shanghai New International Expo Center (Hall W2-W5). This will …

UNKNOWN GUNMEN RAPE 125 WOMEN IN SOUTH SUDAN, SAYS AID AGENCY; GOVT DENIES REPORT

JUBA– Unknown gunmen have raped 125 women during a 10-day spree of violence in the northern town of Bentiu in South Sudan, the aid agency Medecins Sans Frontieres (MSF) said on Friday, but local officials …

KENYAN CHARITY HOLDS PAGEANT TO AFFIRM DIGNITY OF PEOPLE WITH ALBINISM

NAIROBI– A Kenyan charity held a pageant on Friday for people with albinism in a bid to affirm the dignity of a group that has faced discrimination, violence and even murder because of the hereditary …

SOUTH AFRICA: EX-PRES ZUMA WANTS ARMS DEAL CORRUPTION CHARGES SET ASIDE

PIETERMARITZBURG (South Africa)– South Africa’s former president Jacob Zuma wants corruption charges relating to a $2.2 billion arms deal to be permanently set aside, his lawyers said on Friday, when Zuma made his fourth court …

SUDAN: PRES BASHIR SAYS WAR IN DARFUR IS ‘A QUESTION OF THE PAST’

KHARTOUM– The people of Darfur have left conflicts behind, as they have tasted the bitterness of war and learned their lessons, Sudanese President Omar Bashir has said.

Bashir, who is currently touring the region, was …