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Zarif Urges Muslim Countries to Unite Against Extremism.

Zarif Urges Muslim Countries to Unite Against Extremism.

  Iran’s Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif has called on Muslim countries to join forces in the fight against extremism.   According to Press TV, Zarif said in a meeting with his Tunisian counterpart Taïeb Baccouche in Tunis on Monday “Today, the main battle is between extremism and moderation, and all Muslim countries should unite against extremism on [&hellip

Somali Police Arrest ‘al-Shabaab’ Suspects at Bardere in Gedo.

Somali Police Arrest ‘al-Shabaab’ Suspects at Bardere in Gedo.

    Somali police have arrested several suspects linked to ‘al-Shabaab’ militants and seized explosives and weapons in an operation in a town in the country’s southern region. The arrested are believed to have links with the militants as they were planning to launch terror attacks in the newly liberated town of Bardere in Gedo [&hellip

Zarif Hails Iran-South Africa Relations.

Zarif Hails Iran-South Africa Relations.

 Iran’s FM Zarif met with visiting South African Deputy FM Nomaindia Mfeketo and the high-ranking entourage. Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif received the high-ranking political and economic delegation from South Africa headed by South African Deputy Foreign Minister Nomaindia Mfeketo on Sunday afternoon. During the meeting Iranian foreign minister hailed the current status of [&hellip

20 Die of Cholera in Bauchi State.

20 Die of Cholera in Bauchi State.

  Twenty persons have died of cholera in the Shira Local Government Area of Bauchi State. This is contained in a statement made available by the Information Officer in the LGA, Danlami Baza, in Bauchi on Saturday. Mr. Baza said 200 persons were admitted in the hospital. He added that the acting chairman of the [&hellip

Sudan Decries ICC Warrant as President Bashir Visits China.

Sudan Decries ICC Warrant as President Bashir Visits China.

  Sudan’s foreign minister said the International Criminal Court’s indictment of President Omar al-Bashir is merely a European accusation that has been rejected by the rest of the international community, including the African Union. Speaking to VOA by telephone from Khartoum Sunday, Foreign Minister Ibrahim Ghandour said President Bashir continues to travel the world whenever [&hellip

Syria’s Palmyra Temple of Bel ‘Severely Damaged’ by IS.

Syria’s Palmyra Temple of Bel ‘Severely Damaged’ by IS.

    The Islamic State (IS) militant group has destroyed part of what’s considered the most important temple at the ancient Syrian site of Palmyra, activists and witnesses say. The extent of the damage to the 2,000-year-old Temple of Bel is not clear but local residents have described being shaken by a large explosion. The [&hellip

Governor: Boko Haram Kills 56 in Remote Part of Borno State.

Governor: Boko Haram Kills 56 in Remote Part of Borno State.

Islamic extremist group Boko Haram killed 56 villagers in a remote area, the governor of Borno State of the region said Sunday, as the government warned that the extremists are trying to extend their violent campaign   Gov. Kashim Shettima confirmed the attack in Baanu village during a meeting with the parents of the 219 [&hellip

Mkwasa: Stars Ready For Nigeria.

Mkwasa: Stars Ready For Nigeria.

  The  national football team, Taifa Stars, head coach Charles Boniface Mkwasa said that they are focused and ready for the crucial African Cup of Nations (AFCON) qualifier against Nigeria. The Taifa Stars are currently training in Turkey in preparation for the forthcoming AFCON qualifier against the Super Eagles of Nigeria to be staged at [&hellip

Kerr: Missing Players Affected Simba

Kerr: Missing Players Affected Simba

  COACH Dylan Kerr conceded that Simba were below par as they suffered a 2-0 defeat to JKU in a pre-season match and attributed it to the absence of some key players who have joined the national team, Taifa Stars, ahead of the African Cup of Nations (AFCON) qualifier against Nigeria. Simba suffered their first [&hellip

Politicians Cautioned Over Bribery.

Politicians Cautioned Over Bribery.

  UNION Presidential aspirant on the Chama Cha Mapinduzi (CCM) ticket, Dr John Magufuli, has reiterated the ruling party’s commitment to ensure proper utilisation of the country’s vast natural resources for the benefit of all Tanzanians. Speaking to ‘wananchi’ at Makongorosi and Chunya divisions in the new Songwe Region, Dr Magufuli explained that Tanzania is [&hellip