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MFPC Received Best Islamic Wealth Management Qualification and GIFA Championship Award (Advocacy) 2019 in Cape Town, South Africa

KUALA LUMPUR, The Malaysian Financial Planning Council (MFPC) is honoured to receive the prestigious award once again from the Global Islamic Finance Awards (GIFA), as Best Islamic Wealth Management Qualification 2019 for our Shariah Registered Financial Planner Programme and GIFA

Seminar on strengthening organizational capacity of youth

Assab, Mr. Osman Abdulkadir, head of the National Union of Eritrean Youth and Students branch in the Southern Red Sea region called on the heads and owners of institutions in the region to strengthen contribution in the effort being exerted

Rights Groups Urge Release of Journalists in Eritrea, Years After Disappearances

In 2002, newspaper editor Aaron Berhane fled his home country of Eritrea for security reasons, after his paper criticized the government and called for democratic reforms. He was one of the lucky journalists. More than two dozen others were arrested

Xenophobia: South Africa to send special envoys to rebuild relations with African countries

PRETORIA, The sending of special envoys to several African countries is a reflection of South Africa’s resolve to address recent attacks on foreign nationals, International Relations and Cooperation Minister Naledi Pandor said.

South Africa is taking this matter seriously and …

Centuries old slave caves become interesting attractions for tourists

More than a century after the slave trade ended on the Swahili coast of East Africa, caves that were used as ‘slaveholding pens’ remain as relics in Shimoni, a sleepy fishing village near the sea border with Tanzania.

The historical

Extortionist sister’s antics brought to an end

Antics of a 48 year old woman who has been extorting money from her 3 brothers for 5 years on the pretext that her husband was jobless have finally come to an end.

The woman Beatrice Awinja (not her real …