Category Archives: Sports

African Art Restitution Claims Gain Traction

PARIS When a private museum in Benin displayed artifacts from the ancient Dahomey kingdom a decade ago, roughly a quarter-of-a-million Beninese flocked to see the exhibit � a stunning turnout for the tiny West African …

Sudan Leader Visit Seen as Effort to Reintegrate Syria into Arab Fold

CAIRO Sudanese leader Omar al-Bashir traveled to Damascus on Sunday, catching many observers by surprise. According to Arab media, the visit is part of a Russian strategy to rehabilitate Syrian President Bashar al-Assad and reintegrate …

Zimbabwe Relocates Elephants to Poacher-ravaged Park

HARARE Zimbabwe has moved 100 elephants from a congested conservancy in the south to another park near the border with Zambia. The new conservancy, which offers the elephants more to eat and more room to …

IGAD MEDIATION SUPPORT UNIT REPORT PROGRESS TO THE IGAD COMMITTEE OF AMBASSADORS

Juba, South Sudan: The IGAD Mediation Support Unit (MSU) from December 11-12, 2018 held a two day meeting in Juba, South Sudan with an aim to update the IGAD Committee of Ambassadors (CoA) on the …

IGAD MEDIATION SUPPORT UNIT REPORT PROGRESS TO THE IGAD COMMITTEE OF AMBASSADORS

Juba, South Sudan: The IGAD Mediation Support Unit (MSU) from December 11-12, 2018 held a two day meeting in Juba, South Sudan with an aim to update the IGAD Committee of Ambassadors (CoA) on the …