Emmerson Mnangagwa sworn in as president of Zimbabwe

Emmerson Mnangagwa sworn in as president of Zimbabwe

Emmerson Mnangagwa praised Mugabe as National Hero African News borkena November 24,2017 Former Zimbabwean vice-president Emerson Mnangagwa is sworn in a president of the Republic of Zimbabwe three days after President Robert Mugabe, one of the most respected African liberation fighter that ushered Zimbabwe into independence, announced his resignation. Robert Mugabe resigned after the military […]

Zimbabwe’s leader Robert Mugabe under house arrest

Zimbabwe’s leader Robert Mugabe under house arrest

African News borkena November 15,2017 Zimbabwe’s longtime leader, president Robert Mugabe, is reportedly under house arrest after the military entered the palace. However, the military decline to label its actions as a coup d’etat. Army spokesperson, Maj Gen Moyo, addressed president Mugabe as “His excellency president Mugabe, commander in chief of the army” and stated […]

15,000 Eritrean Refugees Relocated in Ethiopia

15,000 Eritrean Refugees Relocated in Ethiopia

IOM October 20,2017 Published first on October 17,2017 Addis Ababa – IOM, the UN Migration Agency has relocated over 15,000 Eritrean refugees in the Tigray Region of Ethiopia since 1 March 2017. In close partnership with the Government of Ethiopia’s Administration for Refugee and Returnee Affairs and the UNHCR, IOM has medically screened and transported […]

Stalled studies on the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD) discussed

Stalled studies on the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD) discussed

borkena October 18,2017 Egypt, Ethiopia, and Sudan discussed stalled commissioned study on Stalled studies on the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD). Irrigation ministers from the three countries discussed the matter in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. On Tuesday, Mohamed Abdel-Aty (Egyptian Irrigation Minister), Mutaz Musa (Sudanese Minister of Water Resources, Irrigation and Electricity Affairs minister) and Sileshi […]