Libya arrests hundreds of illegal immigrants from Africa

Xinhua June 10,2015 Illegal immigrants were held in a detention center in Tripoli, Libya, on June 10, 2015. Libya’s security forces on Tuesday arrested hundreds of African nationals planning to illegally immigrate to Europe, according to Tripoli security sources. (Xinhua/Hamza Turkia)

India’s land grab in Ethiopia

CNN By Mohammad Amir Anwar Updated 11:56 AM ET, Wed June 3, 2015 (CNN)The global food price crises between 2008 and 2009 led countries that bore the brunt of the catastrophe to look elsewhere for agricultural land to mitigate the effects. In 2008 prices of some foods, including wheat, soared by 130% in a single […]

Addis Ababa : Fire broke out in Merkato

June 5,2015 Fire broke out in Merkato neighborhood, Shera Tera area of Addis Ababa, according to citizen report on social media. At this writing the fire is not under control. Effort to put the fire under control proved to be difficult due to the shanty and chained nature of homes in the neighborhood. The reports […]