Category Archives: General

Nearly Half of Cyclone Idai’s Victims Are Children

GENEVA The U.N. children’s fund reports nearly half of the 1.7 million people affected by Cyclone Idai in southern Africa are children. The official number of deaths across the region has now risen to over 700. But this figure is

State-owned South Valley Egyptian Petroleum Holding Company has invited bids for ten oil and gas exploration blocks in what it said were Egyptian territorial waters in the Red Sea.

Egypt’s control of the Halayeb triangle, which lies in a mineral-rich border region, has for decades been an issue for Cairo and Khartoum, despite a general improvement in ties since an October summit.

Egypt’s state-owned South Valley Egyptian Petroleum Holding …

Eritrea’s Minister Of Foreign Affairs pays a courtesy call to Hargeisa Varsity

Eritrea’s Minister Of Foreign Affairs Mr. Osman Saleh Mohammed along with other esteemed delegates from Eritrea paid the University Of Hargeisa a visit in which they intended to get an understanding of the operational and academic working of the University

‘Beyond devastated’: Father aches for wife, daughter hit by car in Winnipeg

A mother and her young daughter, who are fighting for their lives in hospital after being hit by a car, were walking to a nearby school to meet the girl’s six-year-old brother for a lunch break.

Now a devastated husband …

The brothers Mekseb and Mossana Debesay win the African Championships on the road

The review of the African Road Championships held in Bahir Dar in Ethiopia ended today with the elite category on-line trials and with another historic double success for Eritrea : the brothers Mekseb and Mossana Debesay were in fact already

Asmara is a city with a soul” OCHA’s Deputy Director for Eastern and Sothern Africa, Mrs. Wofaa Elfadil Saeed

OCHA (the office for coordination for the humanitarian affairs) is part of the UN Secretariat responsible for coordinating humanitarian entities to give required responses to needs. Under the General Assembly resolution 46/182 of December 1991 OCHA coordinates humanitarian actions to