2012-03-16 09:44:13Martyrs' Families Demand Revenge On Ben Ali's Nephew[Tunisia Live]
After the arrest of Kais Ben Ali, a nephew of former Tunisian President Zine el-Abidine Ben Ali, the families of martyrs who died in the aftermath of the Tunisian Revolution are calling for revenge. Mohamed Ben Saleh, the father of Moez Ben Saleh, who was killed by government forces on January 15, 2011, has demanded that Kais Ben Ali be sentenced to death.
Saturday, 12-21-13, 13:51Gambia Deaf Scorpions in Tour Ahead of Abidjan Nations Cup[Foroyaa]Gambia National Deaf Scorpions are bracing up for the Nations Cup tournament to be hosted by Ivory Coast with a tour of the country's regions. The African Deaf Nations Cup championship is billed for October 4th next year and a three-day tour of the North Bank Region beginning 20th to 22nd December , according to the association, will help boost the team spirit ahead of the competition. The delegation were on the brink of departure at press time, comprised the deaf junior and senior national team and.
Saturday, 12-21-13, 13:50Plenary Session of National Dialogue Postponed[Tunis Afrique Presse]Bardo -The plenary session of the national dialogue, initially scheduled for Friday, has been delayed to next Monday, National Bar President and spokesman of the quartet Mohamed Fadhel Mahfoudh announced after a meeting that gathered on Friday National Constituent Assembly (NCA) President Mustapha Ben Jaafar and the sponsors of the national dialogue.
Saturday, 12-21-13, 13:49Nigeria Cracks Down On Drug Trafficking[VOA]Dakar -Nigerian law enforcement officials said they have seized more than six metric tons of illegal drugs, including cocaine and marijuana, in the northeastern state of Borno this year. Authorities are expressing concern that drug trafficking and a growth in local drug use now threaten the area, even as the nation continues to battle radical Islamist militants there.
Saturday, 12-21-13, 13:4920 Killed in Attack On UN in South Sudan[VOA]The United Nations says at least 20 civilians were killed during an attack on a U.N. base in South Sudan that also left two Indian peacekeepers dead.