WINDHOEK, Namibia, July 25, 2018Prime Minister Andrew Holness yesterday afternoon engaged Jamaican and Caribbean nationals living in Namibia as part of his official visit to the southern African state.
Around 20,000 Israelis and African migrants took to the streets in Tel Aviv on February 24, protesting against a government policy of detaining and deporting African asylum seekers who refuse to leave the country. A few days earlier, a group of Eritrean asylum seekers held at a detention centre in Israel went on hunger strike in protest against their imminent expulsion from the country.
Addis Ababa, Feb 22 (Prensa Latina) The Ethiopian Oromo People''s Democratic Organization (OPDO) elected Abiy Ahmed today as its new leader, who is regarded by the media as the next possible prime minister to the country.
On April 1, the election commission of the Federal Republic of Nigeria - a country with vast mineral wealth and a population of 185 million - announced that a new president had been elected, a professional soldier named General Muhammadu Buhari, who attracted nearly 54% of the vote, beating the incumbent president, Goodluck Jonathan.