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Spain Urges NATO to Address Threats from North Africa

Madrid - Southern European states including Italy and Spain are urging NATO allies to address threats from North Africa, after ...


France's Macron reshuffles cabinet

Paris [France], July 4 (ANI/Xinhua): French President Emmanuel Macron reshuffled his government on Monday for the second time in six ...


Nigerian Police Investigate Pastors in Suspected Kidnapping

Abuja, Nigeria - An Ondo State police spokesperson, Funmilayo Odunlami, said police were talking with parents and relatives of the ...


ECOWAS Lifts Sanctions Against Mali

Bamako - The West African bloc ECOWAS has lifted economic and financial sanctions against Mali's military government after it vowed ...


Ghanaian President calls for terrorism-free West Africa

Accra [Ghana], July 4 (ANI/Xinhua): Ghanaian President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo on Sunday urges member states of the Economic Community ...


Multiple Crises Threatening Stability and Development in Sahel

Geneva - The World Food Program warns conflict, climate change, COVID-19, and skyrocketing prices of food, fuel, and fertilizer are ...


Nigerian Police Rescue 77 From Church

Police in Nigeria say they have rescued 77 people, including children, from a church basement in the southwestern state of ...


Nigerian citizen involved in supplying fake passports, visas arrested

New Delhi [India] July 2 (ANI): Delhi Police on Saturday apprehended a Nigerian citizen involved in supplying fake passports and ...


Blind People in Cameroon Allege Police Abuse During Protests

Yaounde, Cameroon - Blind people in Cameroon were protesting this week against job discrimination when according to witnesses, police bundled ...


Nigerian Authorities Search for Abducted Chinese Nationals, Others

Authorities in Nigeria's central Niger state are searching for gunmen who attacked a mine this week and abducted several people, ...


Sharjah Department of Culture launches 1st edition of Arab Poetry Forum in Nigeria

SHARJAH, 13th June, 2022 (WAM) -- The Poetry forums' initiative in Africa, organised by Sharjah Department of Culture, continued its ...


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Minimal disruptions as summer strikes continue at Paris airport

PARIS, France: Signaling further disruptions for summer travelers, workers at Roissy-Charles de Gaulle Airport said they would go on strike ...

Angry Russia vows retaliation after Bulgaria expels diplomats

SOFIA, Bulgaria: Russian diplomats and their families departed Bulgaria over the weekend, amidst heightened tensions between the two eastern European ...

No end in sight as South Africa suffers thru power cuts

JOHANNESBURG, South Africa: More frequent power cuts in South Africa have affected households and businesses across the country, with state-owned ...

Rescuers find 3 alive, 27 missing after boat sinks off Hong Kong

HONG KONG: An engineering vessel with 30 people on board went missing 200 miles off Hong Kong after it snapped ...

As Covid cases rise in France, no return to mandatory restrictions

NICE, France -As some 1,000 Frenchmen are being hospitalized daily with Covid infections, French officials have "invited" or "recommended" the ...

In "geopolitical signal," UE, New Zealand sign free trade pact

BRUSSELS, Belgium: Negotiations on a free trade agreement between the European Union and New Zealand ended successfully this week, paving ...

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Chip shortage causes GM to store 95,000 incomplete cars

DETROIT, Michigan, global shortage of computer chips, vehicles, Detroit automaker, General Motors, GM's total salesDETROIT, Michigan: The global shortage of ...

Greenback soars as oil plunges below $100 a barrel, U.S. stocks mixed

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. stocks gyrated on Tuesday, with major indices tumbling more than two percent before regaining ...

India prohibits use of single-use plastic in bid to reduce litter

NEW DELHI, India: To combat worsening pollution, India, the world's second most populous country, has banned single-use plastic items, ranging ...

Airbnb announces worldwide ban on parties held in rentals

SAN FRANCISCO, California: In response to a string of shootings that have broken out at U.S. properties it lists, rental ...

Stocks in Asia on the boil after Australia's central bank hikes interest rates

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Stocks in Asia strengthened on Tuesday with major gains recorded across the region.The Reserve Bank of ...

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No end in sight as South Africa suffers thru power cuts

JOHANNESBURG, South Africa: More frequent power cuts in South Africa have affected households and businesses across the country, with state-owned ...


UAE President, VP congratulate President of Algeria on Independence Day

ABU DHABI, 5th July, 2022 (WAM) -- President His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan has sent a message ...


Drought-Related Malnutrition Kills at Least 500 in Somalia

Mogadishu, Somalia - At least 500 children have died this year of malnutrition as Somalia deals with record-breaking drought, the ...


MSF Warns of Looming Malnutrition Crisis in Northeastern Nigeria

Abuja, Nigeria - The French medical aid group Doctors Without Borders reported a jump in cases of malnourished Nigerian children ...


Leaders of Palestinian Authority, Hamas meet in Algeria

© Provided by Xinhua RAMALLAH/ALGIERS, July 5 (Xinhua) -- Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas met with the politburo chief of the ...


Malawi 'Exporting' Nurses Because of Unemployment

Malawi's National Organization for Nurses and Midwives says about 2,000 nurses will leave the country this year for jobs in ...


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Hyatt Regency New Orleans

Expectations were high for this top of the line Hyatt product in "The Big Easy". The taxi rolled up to the rear of the ...

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