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Nigeria Officials: 86 Killed in Herder-Farmer Clashes

Nigeria’s President Muhammadu Buhari has called for calm after 86 people were killed in clashes between mostly Muslim herders and Christian farmers in the central Plateau State.

Buhari vowed Sunday that “no efforts will be …

Millions of Poor Not Benefiting from Ghana’s Booming Economy

A United Nations report finds millions of people in Ghana are not benefiting from that country’s booming economy, but remain mired in poverty. The U.N. Special Rapporteur on extreme poverty and human rights has submitted …

SOUTH AFRICA: SUPPORT ENTREPRENEURIAL EX-OFFENDERS WHO TURN OVER A NEW LEAF

PRETORIA– Communities have been encouraged to support offenders who have served their time and are now working hard to run successful businesses.

We need to support ex-offenders who have businesses because they struggle to find …

Three Kidnapped Turkish Engineers Released in Southern Libya

Three Turkish engineers kidnapped last year in the southern Libyan town of Ubari have been released, the U.N.-backed Libyan government said.

In November, an unknown armed group kidnapped four engineers, three from Turkey and one …

Minister of Foreign Affairs Nikos Kotzias to attend meetings of the EU Foreign Affairs and General Affairs Councils (Luxembourg, 25-26 June 2018)

Minister of Foreign Affairs Nikos Kotzias will be in Luxembourg on Monday, 25 June, to participate the EU Foreign Affairs Council. Mr. Kotzias will first take part in a joint meeting of EU Ministers of …