Daily Archives: December 4, 2018

US Re-Establishes ‘Permanent Diplomatic Presence’ in Somalia

The United States says it has re-established a “permanent diplomatic presence” in Somalia for the first time in 27 years.

The State Department on Tuesday said, “This historic event reflects Somalia’s progress in recent years …

Prince Charles Highlights Christian Plight in Mideast, Pleads for Peace

Prince Charles, heir to the British throne, Tuesday highlighted the resilience of embattled Christians in the Middle East during a special service in Westminster Abbey, focusing on their plight in a region that’s turned increasingly …

Sudan Lawmakers Back Amendment to Let Bashir Stand Again

Sudan’s long-serving President Omar al-Bashir came closer Tuesday to another term in office after a majority of lawmakers backed a constitutional amendment to extend term limits that would have required him to step down in …

Parliament discusses request to remove Public Protector, 5 Dec

Justice and Correctional Services Committee to discuss request to remove Public Protector

The Portfolio Committee on Justice and Correctional Services will on 5 December 2018, have a discussion on the request to expedite procedures to …

South African Parliament Endorses Report on Disputed Land Reform

South Africa’s main opposition party said on Tuesday it could go to court to stop proposed land reforms after parliament approved a report endorsing a constitutional amendment that would allow expropriations without compensation.

Land is …