Somalis begin 3,862 km journey home from Swaziland by foot
Following their alleged unresolved grievances against the ministry of home affairs, Somali nationals, who have been at loggerheads with government, have since resolved to return to their war-torn country by foot.
Foreign traders in South Africa thank networks for their success
Resentment against foreign shopkeepers runs deep in SA’s townships.
It took only one altercation between a known thief and drug addict, and a Somali shopkeeper in Snake Park, Soweto, last week to ignite mass looting of foreign shops across the township. All that is required is a spark and mobs are ready to pile into foreign shops, loot and sometimes kill their owners.
Turkish court orders Facebook to block pages insulting Prophet Mohammad
A Turkish court has ordered Facebook to block a number of pages deemed insulting to the Prophet Mohammad, threatening to stop access to the whole social networking site if it does not comply, local media reported.
The Peninsula) Continuing its long-standing commitment to the people of Somalia, Qatar Charity (QC) has provided QR25.5m worth of life-saving relief, recovery and rehabilitation programmes and activities.
President Erdogan attends groundbreaking ceremony in Djibouti
As part of his official visit to Djibouti, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan attended to the groundbreaking ceremony of Burhan Bey Boulevard Renewal Project, Istanbul Square and Ahmet Mazhar Bey Martyrs' Monument on Saturday.
Stephen Harper urged to intervene as Canadian languishes in Ethiopian prison
As the eighth anniversary of the rendition and imprisonment of Canadian citizen Bashir Makhtal passes virtually unnoticed, his family members, supporters and Amnesty International are begging Prime Minister Stephen Harper to step in and directly negotiate with the Ethiopian government for his release.