AU: Inclusive Conference for Libyan Factions Next Days

SMC- African Union High-Level committee on Libya, headed by the President of the Republic of Congo is working with the Libya’s government and all the Libyan parties to find a peaceful solution to end the Libyan crisis. Speaking to SMC, the African Union Commissioner for Social Affairs and Chairperson’s special Envoy to Libya Amira Elfadil

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Stop exploitation of humanitarian situation in Yemen: Coalition

 2018-12-02 18 RIYADH — The Saudi-led Coalition to support legitimacy in Yemen rejects any exploitation of humanitarian situation in Yemen to achieve any political or military gains or any other goals, Dr. Abdullah Al-Rabeeah, adviser at the Royal Court and general supervisor of the King Salman Center for Relief and Humanitarian Work (KSRelief) said on Sunday.

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Iran Vows to Continue Missile Testing

Monday, 3 December, 2018 US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo speaks during a news conference at the State Department in Washington, US, November 20, 2018. REUTERS/Yuri Gripas/File Photo London – Iran affirmed Sunday that it will continue its missile testing to foster defense, and denied violating UN resolutions following testing of a missile capable of

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Arab Coalition to Evacuate 50 Wounded Houthis from Sanaa

Monday, 3 December, 2018 -nAsharq Al-Awsat The Saudi-led Arab coalition will help on Monday in the evacuation of several wounded Iran-backed Houthi militants outside of Yemen to receive medical treatment. Coalition spokesman Colonel Turki al-Maliki said that 50 Houthis will be flown from Sanaa airport to the Omani capital, Muscat. The step is part of

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Nigeria: EU, World Bank partner Edo to hold round table on managing migration

By Idorenyin Inyang  -December 3, 2018 The Edo State Government will host international organisations, Non-Governmental Organisations including Civil Society Organisations and other stakeholders involved in addressing human trafficking and illegal migration to a two-day roundtable to fine-tune strategies to stem the menace. The event is scheduled to hold in Benin City, the state capital, on

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African Union’s Communiqué on Djibouti, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Somalia and Sudan

1st December 2018 John Snow Communiqué of the 810th meeting of the PSC on the situation in the Horn of Africa, 22 November 2018   The Peace and Security Council of the African Union (AU), at its 810TH meeting held on 22 November 2018, adopted the following decision on the situation in the Horn of Africa:

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Qatar to withdraw from OPEC in January 2019

Qatar’s Energy Minister said the decision had nothing to do with the blockade of Qatar. Qatar will withdraw from the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC), the Gulf nation’s Energy Minister Saad Sherida al-Kaabi announced on Monday. The decision to quit the bloc of 15 oil-producing countries that account for almost half of the world’s oil production

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Sudan’s East Darfur embracing shared natural resource management to curb conflict

30 NOV 2018 STORY DISASTERS & CONFLICTS UN Environment Abdulrahman Ismail is passionate about education. The retired primary school teacher, turned cleric, is also concerned about changes to the environment he has witnessed in Bakhiet village of Sudan’s East Darfur State where he has lived since his early childhood in the 1970s. “This village has experienced dramatic

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Why Khartoum brokered 2018 peace deal in South Sudan

SUNDAY DECEMBER 2 2018 South Sudanese rebel leader Riek Machar (2nd right) signs ceasefire documents in Khartoum on June 27, 2018. Next to him is Sudanese President Omar al-Bashir (centre) and South Sudan President Salva Kiir. AFP PHOTO In Summary But the government in Juba later said it could not pay that lump sum, based

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Sudan warms to Washington even as defiant Bashir berates US meddling

Diplomat in Khartoum says Sudan is ready to engage after State Department sets conditions for country’s removal from terrorism list Mohammed Amin Saturday 1 December 2018 KHARTOUM – Sudan’s government is ready to work more closely with the United States on regional security issues in a bid to persuade Washington to take it off its terrorism

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