Maiden Speech by President Ramaphosa at the 38th SADC Summit 17 August 2018 Windhoek, Namibia

Maiden Speech by President Ramaphosa at the 38th SADC Summit 17 August 2018 Windhoek, Namibia:

Your Excellency, Dr Hage Geingob, President of the Republic of Namibia and Chair of SADC,

Your Majesty, King Mswati III …

Nigeria: A critical humanitarian situation is unfolding in Bama, Borno State, with severe consequences for young children

Meacute;decins Sans Frontiegrave;res/Doctors Without Borders (MSF) has started emergency nutritional and paediatric activities in Bama, Borno State Nigeria, in response to a critical humanitarian situation among newly arrived internally displaced people (IDPs). Lack ofassistance, including …

ALGERIA, MAURITANI, INAUGURE NEW BORDER CROSSING FACILITY

TINDOUF, Algerian Minister of Interior, Local Authorities and National Planning Noureddine Bedoui and his Mauritanian counterpart, Ahmadou Ould-Abdellah, have inaugurated a new border crossing facility between Algeria and Mauritania near here.

The opening of the …

ROAD ACCIDENTS IN ALGERIA CLAIM 1,500 LIVES IN FIRST SEVENT MONTHS OF 2018

ALGIERS, A total 1,512 people lost their lives and 8,852 others were injured in 5,076 road accidents nationwide in the first seven months of 2018, says Colonel Mouloud Guemat, head of the Road Safety Department …

ALGERIAN PRESIDENT CALLS FOR BUILDING OF STRONG POPULAR FRONT TO ENSURE NATION’S STABILITY

TEBESSA, Algerian President Abdelaziz Bouteflika has called for the building of a strong popular front in the country to ensure stability in the face of all internal manoeuvres and external threats.

This strong popular front …

Spokesman: US Forces to Stay in Iraq As Long As Needed

ABU DHABI, UNITED ARAB EMIRATES, U.S. forces will stay in Iraq “as long as needed” to help stabilize regions previously controlled by Islamic State, a spokesman for the U.S.-led international coalition fighting the militants said …

As Killings Rise, Aid Workers Confront Era of Growing Risk

DAKAR, Working in conflict zones for years does not make it any less frightening when armed militiamen storm the hospital you run, says Colette Gadenne of medical charity Medecins Sans Frontieres (MSF).

This happened three …