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congo Organized Crime in Wildlife, Gold and Timber, Worth Over One Billion USD, Further Fuels Conflict in Eastern DR Congo — UN Report
Organized crime and the illegal trade in natural resources continues to increasingly fuel the conflict in eastern Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) , according to a new report from the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) and partners.  The Government …
IMMIGRATION-SOUTH-AFRICA-BLOG6 IOM Calls for Action to Combat Violence Against Migrants in South Africa
International Organization for Migration has expressed deep concern over the resurgence of attacks against migrants that are ongoing and continue to spread throughout Durban and other parts of South Africa over the past two weeks. Strongly condemning the violence which …
9ca4e5c3 French and Dutch companies to conduct studies on the GERD dam
    The French BRL Group will be the main consultancy firm to carry out the technical studies agreed on for the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD,) and the Dutch Deltares company will also participate. The two firms will submit …
south_africa_attacks Ethiopian Ambassador spoke to Zulu King regarding the mob attacks on Ethiopians and other nationalities
Ethiopia’s Ambassador to South Africa Muluegeta Kelil spoke to Zulu King Goodwill Zwelithini regarding the mob attacks on foreigners. The King subsequently spoke on radio to condemn the killing of foreigners and to call on all South Africans to live …
2000px-Flag_of_Kenya.svg Kenya has offered a ten day amnesty to youngsters who have joined Al-Shabaab
        Kenya has offered a ten day amnesty to youngsters who have joined Al-Shabaab. Interior Cabinet Secretary Joseph Nkaissery said on Tuesday, April 14 that the Government called upon all individuals who went to Somalia for training …