2011-12-17 08:08:14UN Mission On Impact of Country's Crisis On Sahel Region Heads to MauritaniaA United Nations mission to assess the impact of the recent turmoil in Libya on the Sahel region is heading to Mauritania for talks with top officials in the West African nation, Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon's spokesperson announced today.
Friday, 05-22-15, 12:50State to Host World Economic Forum On Mena in 2016 - Sisi[Aswat Masriya] Cairo -The 2016 World Economic Forum on the Middle East and North Africa will be held in the Egyptian resort town of Sharm al-Sheikh in May, President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi said on Friday at the 2015 Forum.
Friday, 05-22-15, 12:50Social Entrepreneurship Award - First Edition Launched Yesterday in Port Louis[Government of Mauritius] The first edition of the Social Entrepreneurship Award organised at the initiative of the Ministry of Social Security, National Solidarity and Reform Institutions, in collaboration with the State Bank of Mauritius (SBM) and the NGO Trust Fund, was launched yesterday at the seat of the Ministry in Port Louis.
Friday, 05-22-15, 12:43Govt Looks Set to Ease, Not Scrap Abortion Ban[Thomson Reuters Foundation] Casablanca -Every day hundreds of Moroccan women and girls put their lives at risk by seeking backstreet abortions or trying to end unwanted pregnancies themselves with needles and poison.
Friday, 05-22-15, 12:29Five Sentenced for Gang Rape, Murder of Lalango[Addis Standard] The Third Criminal Bench of the Lideta Federal High Court sentenced five individuals found guilty of the gang rape and subsequent death in September last year of Hana Lalango.