Daily Archives: December 23, 2018

UN SECURITY COUNCIL ASKS FOR CREDIBLE ELECTIONS IN DRC AFTER ANOTHER DELAY

UNITED NATIONS, The United Nations Security Council called for credible elections in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), after yet another delay in the polls.

The country’s electoral commission announced that the presidential, parliamentary and provincial elections, which were previously …

PM: Anti-Jihadist Forces to be ‘Strengthened’ in Mali

BAMAKO The Malian prime minister on Sunday announced a boost to anti-jihadist operations alongside a program to disarm and reintegrate militias in the centre of the troubled country.

Without specifying the amount of investment, Soumeylou Boubeye Maiga said defense and …

Thousands of African Migrants Die Crossing Sahara Desert

GENEVA New records by the International Organization for Migration find more than 6,600 Africans have died over the past five years, most while crossing the Sahara desert toward Europe. However, the study notes these numbers are just the tip of …

Thousands of African Migrants Die Crossing Sahara Desert

GENEVA New records by the International Organization for Migration find more than 6,600 Africans have died over the past five years, most while crossing the Sahara desert toward Europe. However, the study notes these numbers are just the tip of …