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Egypt's Sisi tells military to secure Sinai in three months

Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi on Wednesday ordered his military command to use all force necessary to secure the Sinai Peninsula within the next three months following a militant attack on a mosque that killed more than 300 people.
Source: Reuters | 2017/11/29 22:43:39

Egypt marks 115th anniversary of national museum in Cairo

Egypt celebrated on Tuesday the 115th anniversary of the establishment of the Egyptian Museum located in downtown Cairo, featuring the largest collection of masterpieces of the country's ancient artifacts.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/11/29 9:32:07

S. Africa's Upper House of Parliament passes Int'l Arbitration Bill

The National Council of Provinces (NCP), the Upper House of Parliament, on Tuesday passed the International Arbitration Bill (IAB) without amendments, which will replace the country's domestic arbitration regime inconsistent with international developments.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/11/29 8:47:42

Zimbabwe's new president says to create smaller cabinet

Zimbabwean new president Emmerson Mnangagwa said Tuesday he will create a lean cabinet geared to transform the fortunes of the country.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/11/29 8:43:09

China to send 15th medical team to Botswana

The protocol on the 15th Chinese medical team to Botswana was signed on Tuesday.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/11/29 3:56:47

UN peacekeeping official warns against violence escalation in South Sudan

UN Assistant Secretary-General for Peacekeeping Operations Bintou Keita on Tuesday warned of risk of violence escalation in South Sudan.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/11/29 3:44:54

Kenya president sworn-in, rival promises own inauguration

Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta was sworn in for a second term on Tuesday, shortly before riot police teargassed the convoy of opposition leader Raila Odinga who told supporters he would be sworn in himself on December 12.
Source: Reuters | 2017/11/28 23:33:39

Egypt's army kills 14 terrorists in raids to revenge for 305 dead in mosque attack

At least 14 terrorists were killed and 14 other suspects were arrested in Egyptian police and military raids inside and near North Sinai province, official security statements said on Tuesday.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/11/28 21:38:57

Zimbabwe's new president Mnangagwa dissolves cabinet

Zimbabwe's new president, Emmerson Mnangagwa, dissolved the cabinet on Monday and said he is in the process of assembling a new team of cabinet ministers.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/11/28 19:33:04

Kenya's Kenyatta to be sworn in for second term

Kenyan president-elect Uhuru Kenyatta is set to take the oath of office on Tuesday in front of foreign dignitaries and thousands of supporters who already started streaming into the Kasarani Stadium in Nairobi.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/11/28 16:01:47

Zimbabwe's new president Mnangagwa dissolves cabinet

Zimbabwe's new president, Emmerson Mnangagwa, dissolved the cabinet on Monday and said he is in the process of assembling a new team of cabinet ministers.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/11/28 8:37:52

African Union to cooperate with Libya against illegal immigration

African Union said on Monday that it was willing to cooperate with Libya on fighting against illegal immigration.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/11/28 8:35:54

Sudan announces arrest of tribal leader in Darfur

Sudan's Defence Ministry on Monday announced the arrest of Sheikh Musa Hilal, an important tribal leader in Sudan's Darfur region.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/11/28 8:32:37

Zimbabwe police, army patrol together after Mugabe's ouster

Zimbabwe's police and army will stage joint patrols as the country returns to normal after an army takeover that led to Robert Mugabe's resignation, the authorities announced Monday.
Source: AFP | 2017/11/27 23:28:40

China confident in Zimbabwe's development as new president takes office

China Monday voiced confidence in Zimbabwe's national development as the country's new president pledged to protect international investment in the country.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/11/27 19:18:58

Somali PM appoints new defense minister

Somali Prime Minister Hassan Ali Khaire on Sunday appointed Mohamed Mursal Sheikh as the new minister of defense following the resignation of former defense minister Abdirashid Abdullahi Mohamed in October.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/11/26 20:52:50

China's enduring support transforms lives of rural poor in Zimbabwe

"I love China and their people. They are absolutely brilliant," Paul Mattison, a farmer in Nyabira just outside Zimbabwe's capital city Harare said.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/11/26 20:49:47

World leaders, officials denounce Egypt's deadliest attack at Sinai mosque

World leaders and officials have strongly condemned Friday deadly terrorist attack on a mosque in Egypt's Sinai Peninsula, which claimed the lives of at least 305 people.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/11/26 19:13:54