Daily Archives: June 21, 2019

Opposition Walks Out on Malawi President’s Address

LILONGWE, MALAWI – Opposition lawmakers in Malawi walked out of parliament Friday as President Peter Mutharika started delivering the state of the nation address.

The opposition was protesting the president and the May 21 election, which they said Mutharika won …

Mixed Feelings Expressed as Cameroon Mourns Fallen Soldiers

A tribute was held Friday at an army headquarters in Yaounde to the 17 soldiers and eight civilians killed June 10 by Boko Haram in Darak, on Cameroon’s northern border.

Retired teacher Clement Ndzana was among the hundreds who came …

Mixed Feelings Expressed as Cameroon Mourns Fallen Soldiers

A tribute was held Friday at an army headquarters in Yaounde to the 17 soldiers and eight civilians killed June 10 by Boko Haram in Darak, on Cameroon’s northern border.

Retired teacher Clement Ndzana was among the hundreds who came …

IS Followers in Syria, Iraq Want Evacuation to Somalia

Dozens of European citizens of Somali origin who joined the Islamic State terror group in Syria and Iraq want to go to Somalia due to European countries’ reluctance to take them back.

Through their parents, the so-called Islamic State brides …

Paper Shortage in Zimbabwe Makes Passports Elusive

Delays in obtaining passports are making some Zimbabweans think of “jumping the border” to look for jobs and a better life. People are still applying for the documents so they can travel legally, but the wait is long and hopes …