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Ethiopia issues 30,000 emergency passports for Saudi-stranded workers

24 May, 2017

In March, Saudi Arabia announced it was deporting undocumented migrants, granting a 90-day amnesty period in which foreigners could leave without facing a penalty.

Riyadh 'supports' Sudan's claim over disputed land with Egypt

17 May, 2017

Saudi Arabia has reportedly backed Sudan in its fight to get back a disputed region of land near the Red Sea from Egypt.

Domestic workers death rate 'doubles' in Lebanon

16 May, 2017

Migrant workers in Lebanon are dying at a rate of two every week, Lebanon's intelligence agency says, as rights for domestic employees in the country continue to stagnate.

One million children flee death in South Sudan

08 May, 2017

New statistics from UN agencies show that the number of child refugees has exceeded the million mark for the first time – with many leaving without parental accompaniment.

Millions could die in South Sudan from unfolding famine

05 May, 2017

Aid agencies and NGOs are urging countries to increase their support for South Sudan which is in the grip of a famine that could result in biblical-levels of starvation.

Somalia's youngest minister 'accidentally killed' in capital

04 May, 2017

Somalia's minister of public works and reconstruction Abbas Abdullahi Siraji was killed in Mogadishu on Wednesday, in what was claimed to be an accidental shooting, government sources said.

Somalia's youngest minister mistakenly shot dead by security guards

04 May, 2017

Confusion surrounds the death of Somalia's Public Works Minister, Abbas Abdullahi Siraji, after soldiers shot him as he approached the Presidential Palace in his car.

Egypt 'to build naval base on Eritrea's Nora island'

29 April, 2017

The Eritrean opposition have released details on a new Egyptian naval port - but questions have emerged in Ethiopia over Cairo's real motivations for the hyper-expensive infrastructure project.

Australian activist completes Nile River run for water advocacy

25 April, 2017

Australian lawyer and activist Mina Guli has completed a 250-kilometre run along Egypt's Nile River to raise awareness about water consumption.

Will Egypt-Sudan relations be restored?

25 April, 2017

Both Egypt and Sudan must recognise that good bilateral relations are key to solving political and security concerns writes Adama Munu.

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