Monthly Archives: August 2018

South Africa court orders recognition of Muslim marriages

A South African court has ruled that Islamic law marriages must be recognized by the state to give women more protection in case of divorce. The ruling is "an enormous victory," activists say. Continue reading

Posted in News | Tagged | Leave a comment

Fitch ratings agency revises Italy debt outlook to negative

Italy’s governing 5-Star party is on track to triple the previous government’s budget deficit goals by next year. Fitch has now revised Italy’s debt outlook from stable to negative. Continue reading

Posted in News | Tagged | Leave a comment

UPDATE 3-Ugandans protest after lawmakers detained at airport

KAMPALA, Aug 31 (Reuters) – Protests erupted in the Ugandan
capital on Friday after police detained two lawmakers at the
international airport as they prepared to travel abroad for
medical care, witnesses said.

Continue reading

Posted in ugandaNews | Tagged | Leave a comment

Chad signs deal with Ethiopian Airlines to launch national carrier

ADDIS ABABA, Aug 31 (Reuters) – Ethiopian Airlines
and the government of Chad have signed an agreement to launch
Chad’s new national carrier on Oct. 1, officials said on Friday.

Continue reading

Posted in ethiopiaNews | Tagged | Leave a comment

Nigeria:Nigeria, Germany Sign Pacts On Agric, Commerce

[Guardian] Nigeria and Germany on Friday in Abuja signed two Memoranda of Understanding (MOU) in agriculture and commerce.The first agreement was signed between the Nigerian Association of Chambers of Commerce, Industry, Mines and Agriculture (NACCIMA)… Continue reading

Tagged | Leave a comment

Namibia:City to Keep Bus Fares Intact

[New Era] × Continue reading

Tagged | Leave a comment

Russia in talks with Eritrea to set up port project – RIA

MOSCOW, Aug 31 (Reuters) – Russia is in talks to set up a
logistics centre at a port in Eritrea, RIA news agency cited
Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov as saying on Friday.

Continue reading

Posted in ethiopiaNews | Tagged | Leave a comment

Russia in talks with Eritrea to set up port project – RIA

MOSCOW, Aug 31 (Reuters) – Russia is in talks to set up a
logistics centre at a port in Eritrea, RIA news agency cited
Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov as saying on Friday.

Continue reading

Posted in ethiopiaNews | Tagged | Leave a comment

Russia in talks with Eritrea to set up port project – RIA

MOSCOW, Aug 31 (Reuters) – Russia is in talks to set up a
logistics centre at a port in Eritrea, RIA news agency cited
Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov as saying on Friday.

Continue reading

Posted in ethiopiaNews | Tagged | Leave a comment

Russia in talks with Eritrea to set up port project – RIA

MOSCOW, Aug 31 (Reuters) – Russia is in talks to set up a
logistics centre at a port in Eritrea, RIA news agency cited
Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov as saying on Friday.

Continue reading

Posted in ethiopiaNews | Tagged | Leave a comment