Daily Archives: July 6, 2019

Athletes in Seychelles preparing for Indian Ocean Island Games in Mauritius next month

Seychelles will join other island nations in the region in less than two weeks to contest the 10th edition of the Indian Ocean Island Games in Mauritius.

Alain Alcindor, the secretary-general of the Seychelles Olympic and Commonwealth Games Association, told …

Cameroon and Nigeria Pledge to Combat Terrorism

YAOUNDE, CAMEROON – Nigeria has promised to assist Cameroon in combating the separatist crisis rocking the central African country’s English speaking region. The pledge, made during a security meeting, has been described by Cameroon authorities as reassuring, following accusations that …

Seychelles blocks pork imports from Belgium over swine fever outbreak

Seychelles has temporarily suspended all pork imports from Belgium following an outbreak of the African swine fever in the European country.

The island nation’s National Biosecurity Agency says the ban, effective since July 2, is a precautionary measure until the …

Seychelles blocks pork imports from Belgium over swine fever outbreak

Seychelles has temporarily suspended all pork imports from Belgium following an outbreak of the African swine fever in the European country.

The island nation’s National Biosecurity Agency says the ban, effective since July 2, is a precautionary measure until the …

From Libya to Texas, Tragedies Illustrate Plight of Migrants

GENEVA – They are trapped in squalid detention centers on Libya’s front lines. They wash up on the banks of the Rio Grande. They sink without a trace � in the Mediterranean, in the Pacific or in waterways they can’t …