Mozambican parliament adopts law on operationalizing new districts

Mozambique's North South Road (archives)

nsnbc : The Mozambican parliament, earlier this week on Wednesday, adopted a law on operationalizing 16 new districts with a budget of 892 million meticais (EUR 12.4 million ).  The law was adopted with the votes from the ruling Mozambique Liberation Front (Frelimo), and of the Movimento Democrático de Moçambique (MDM). Renamo, the third-largest More...

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Renamo president Alfonso Dhlakama  (archives)
By nsnbc On Wednesday, April 26th, 2017

Mozambique’s Dhlakama ready to announce permanent Ceasefire, if ….

nsnbc : Alfonso Dhlakama, president of Mozambique’s opposition Renamo party plus insurgency, talked to party followers and journalists over the phone, expressing optimism about a possible permanent peace, More...

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By nsnbc On Tuesday, April 25th, 2017

Egypt’s Youth Initiative: Al-Sisi Answers Questions in “Ask the President” Session

nsnbc : Egypt’s President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi, on Saturday, will personally answer questions put forward by Egyptian youths. The “Ask the President” initiative is being organized by Egypt’s More...

Egyptian F-15 (archives)
By nsnbc On Friday, April 21st, 2017

Egyptian Military Killed 19 ISIS Militants Including Head of Sharia Committee

nsnbc : Egypt’s armed forces, on Thursday, reported that 19 ISIS militants including a top-leader were killed in air strikes carried out in Central and North Sinai provinces. Egyptian F-16(archives) The armed More...

Mamdouh Amin Mohamed Al-Boghdadi identified by Egypt's Interior Ministry as Tanta suicide bomber.  Photo: Ministry of Interior
By nsnbc On Friday, April 14th, 2017

Egypt’s Interior Ministry Identified Tanta Church Suicide Bomber

nsnbc : Egypt’s Interior Ministry identified the suicide bomber who exploded a bomb at St. George’s church in Egypt’s Al Gharbeyya governorate killing 28 and injuring 71 celebrating Palm Sunday as Mamdouh More...

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By nsnbc On Monday, April 10th, 2017

State of Emergency Declared in Egypt

nsnbc : Following deadly bomb attacks in two Coptic Christian churches on Palm Sunday Egypt’s Cabinet, on Monday, approved a decree to impose a nationwide state of emergency for three months. Egyptian President More...

Tanta_Egypt_After the attack on a Coptic Church_Palm Sunday_Apr 2017
By nsnbc On Sunday, April 9th, 2017

At least 35 killed in Explosions at Churches in Egyptian Cities of Alexandria and Tanta

nsnbc : At least 35 people were, according to initial figures killed in two explosions in Coptic churches in the Egyptian cities of Alexandria and Tanta as Coptic Christian congregations were celebrating Palm Sunday. One More...

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By nsnbc On Wednesday, April 5th, 2017

Egypt received third batch of Rafale fighters from France

nsnbc : Egypt received the third batch of Rafale fighter jets from France after aviation tests before the handover were completed in France last week. Egypt received three more Rafale warplanes from France bringing More...

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By nsnbc On Monday, April 3rd, 2017

Magnitude 6.5 Earthquake rattled Botswana – Tremors felt throughout southern Africa

nsnbc : A powerful earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 6.5 on the Richter scale rattled Botswana. The strongest quake in the country in recorded history was felt across southern Africa including South Africa, More...

The sacking of South Africa’s Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan has created uncertainty about the future of the country’s finances. Nic Bothma/EPA
By nsnbc On Saturday, April 1st, 2017

South Africa has lost a key line of defence against corruption. What now?

Seán Mfundza Muller (TC) : South Africa’s currency and bond markets plunged after a dramatic late night announcement that South Africa’s President Jacob Zuma had fired the Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan and More...