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23 Killed in Ethnic Violence Near Addis Ababa.

23 Killed in Ethnic Violence Near Addis Ababa.

At least 23 people have been killed in ethnic violence near Ethiopia’s capital. The violence broke out Saturday after a rally to celebrate the return of the exiled leaders of the Oromo Liberation Front (OLF), a rebel group that recently signed a peace deal with the Ethiopian government. Reports say organized mobs attacked residents and [&hellip

Muharram Majlis go on in Kenya.

Muharram Majlis go on in Kenya.

In Kenya’s capital, Nairobi, Muslim Shias and other denominational Muslims are gathered at several centers in the Majalis of Muharram. At the largest Shia station, the Jaisal Islamic Center, the Muharram’s proposal is presented by Sheikh Abdul Jalil Nawee from Ghana every day. In addition to the Park Road Mosque in Nairobi, Muharram majlis are [&hellip

Hong Kong schools to stay closed another day due to Typhoon Mangkhut damage.

Hong Kong schools to stay closed another day due to Typhoon Mangkhut damage.

Officials say clearance and repair work after intense storm to take time, noting more than 500 locations in city reported to have fallen trees or other obstacles. Classes at all Hong Kong kindergartens, primary and secondary schools will remain suspended for another day due to extensive storm damage from Typhoon Mangkhut, officials announced on Monday, [&hellip

Some members of Boko Haram Killed in Maiduguri.

Some members of Boko Haram Killed in Maiduguri.

Five members of Boko Haram terrorists were shot dead end of this week after the insurgents ambushed troops of the Nigerian Army along Bama Road in Maiduguri, Borno State. It is said that the troops of 222 Battalion, 21 Brigade, were on a clearance patrol in support of military operation, Rainbow, in the area when [&hellip

Yemen have to eat the leaves of the forest due to hunger.

Yemen have to eat the leaves of the forest due to hunger.

News from area of Asylum District residents in the Hajjah region, in northern Yemen, have been forced to eat leaves that are usually not used as food to reduce the risk of hunger. The news states that mothers in these areas are harvesting a leaf of Halas or Wax species in English, and washing them [&hellip

Nigerian soldiers repel Boko Haram attack in ‘fierce battle’

Nigerian soldiers repel Boko Haram attack in ‘fierce battle’

Soldiers on Wednesday evening battled Boko Haram fighters who attacked a military location, an official has said. The battle occurred in Damasak, Borno State and was on at about 7:00 p.m. The spokesperson of the Nigerian Army, Texas Chukwu, confirmed the battle in a short message circulated by other officials including former army spokesperson Sani [&hellip

Officials pin hope on experimental drugs in latest Ebola outbreak.

Officials pin hope on experimental drugs in latest Ebola outbreak.

The latest outbreak of Ebola in Democratic Republic of Congo is still a long way from being brought under control, a senior World Health Organization official has said. In an interview with the Telegraph, Peter Salama, WHO’s deputy director-general for emergency preparedness and response, said that in the original epicentres of the disease – around [&hellip

World leaders to attend Kofi Annan’s state funeral in Ghana.

ACCRA: Former UN secretary general Kofi Annan will be buried in his native Ghana today after a state funeral attended by world leaders past and present, traditional rulers and global royalty. The ceremony at the Accra International Conference Centre, which starts at 8.30 am, marks the end of three days of national mourning for the [&hellip

Three terrorists were arrested in Libya.

Three terrorists were arrested in Libya.

One leader in the interior ministry in Libya has said three terrorists have been arrested in one of the country’s central auditoriums. In addition, “Ahmad Muitiqi” is one of the Libyan leadership committee said, terrorists will be given severe penalties because they have been threatening peace and security and national unity in the country. He [&hellip

Officials are sentenced to execution in Egypt.

Officials are sentenced to execution in Egypt.

Egypt’s court has sentenced 75 people to death penalty including prominent leader of the Muslim Lebanese party and imprisonment for more than 600 people The people were sentenced to death in connection with the murder of hundreds of protesters by the armed forces. The case has generally linked 700 people accused of being involved in [&hellip