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Ethiopian authorities arrest journalist Mesganaw Getachew after he films outside court

Authorities in Ethiopia should unconditionally release journalist Mesganaw Getachew, who was arrested on August 9 after recording an interview outside a court in Addis Ababa, the Committee to Protect Journalists said today.

Mesganaw, who reports for the privately ownedEthiopisweekly, was …

International Organization for Migration (IOM) Director General Visits Cyclone Affected Areas in Mozambique

IOM Director General Antoacute;nio Vitorino is currently on a two-day visit to Mozambique to assess and support the humanitarian response after the country was devastated by two catastrophic storms earlier this year. Cyclone Idai (March) and Cyclone Kenneth (April) affected …

Tanzania-SADC: Presidents sign agreements

This was at the end of the 39th Ordinary Summit of the organisation held between 17 and 18 August in Dar-es-Salaam, Tanzania.

As for the judicial system, the 16 Heads of State and Government signed the protocols on mutual assistance …

Women’s Rugby World Cup Qualifier – Africa: Photos and recap of each game will be available for Media to download

The first opportunity for a team to qualify for Women’s Rugby World Cup 2021 through the regional qualification route will take place at the Rugby Africa Women’s Cup in Johannesburg, South Africa, from 9-17 August, 2019.

Photos and recap of …

Butembo: MONUSCO Police contributes its expertise to Congolese National Police Investigations following attack on a convoy

MONUSCO police has lent its support to Congolese National Police (PNC) Investigators in a bid to determine the circumstances surrounding the recent attack on the Beni-Butembo road axes aiming a convoy of the Ebola virus disease response team. The investigations …

Sudanese Migrant Returnees to access Health Insurance

Abuse, stress and lack of medical care are constant bedfellows for migrants in Libya’s detention camps � and thosewhoare rescued unwittingly transfer the health burden to their countries of origin where assistance isoften limited.

Luckily for Sudanese returnees, a solution …