SOCIAL | SOCIAL

02-Sep-2019 to 11:15

Ghana: Three arrested for alleged shipment of arms

APA-Walewale (Ghana) — Three men have been arrested for alleged involvement in the shipment of 59 AK-47 assault rifles from Accra to Walewale in the North East Region of Ghana.

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31-Aug-2019 to 14:01

S/Africa needs to create opportunities to empower youth - Ramaphosa

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — South Africa needed to create opportunities that would empower its young people to secure jobs, President Cyril Ramaphosa said on Friday.

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29-Aug-2019 to 13:22

I/Coast: Abidjan Plateau district to close banks for DJ Arafat’s funeral

APA - Abidjan (Cote d’Ivoire) — The Professional Association of Banks and Financial Institutions of Cote d’Ivoire (APBEF-CI) suggests in a note seen by APA, the closing, Friday through Saturday, of banks in the Plateau area, the business center of Abidjan, due to DJ Arafat’s funeral.

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29-Aug-2019 to 12:10

Ethiopia officially begin sending domestic workers to UAE

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — Ethiopia has officially begun to deploy domestic workers to United Arab Emirates (UAE).

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28-Aug-2019 to 12:30

At Least 40 drown off Libya – UNHCR

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — At least 40 people are estimated to have drowned off the coast of Libya in the latest boat disaster on the Mediterranean, UNHCR said on Tuesday in a statement.

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27-Aug-2019 to 13:33

Fourth Rwanda genocide trial set to open in Belgium

APA -Kigali (Rwanda) — Three Rwandan genocide suspects are due to appear before Belgium's 'Cour d'Assises' [Crown Court] in Brussels in October this year in what has been dubbed an "fourth historic" trial by Belgian justice, a judicial source confirmed Tuesday to PANA in Kigali.

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27-Aug-2019 to 13:13

Morocco’s cinema icon, Amina Rachid dies at 83

APA - Rabat (Morocco) — Morocco's legendary figure of cinema, theater and television, Amina Rachid died of protracted illness on Monday night at the age of 83 years.

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