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Download logoIt is with a great sense of relief that Parliament confirms the containment of the fire flare up at the roof of the National Assembly (NA) on Monday, and there has not been any further fire incident. The last 24 hours had been critical, with firefighters closely monitoring and combing through the scene. After…
A huge fire that destroyed a large part of South Africa's parliament has been brought under control, firefighters said on Monday, a day before a suspect was due to appear in court over the blaze.
Download logoThe six winning projects for the first Africa World Heritage Day (AWHD) Youth Competition for Eastern Africa were successfully completed in December 2021. Organized in collaboration with UNESCO National Commissions in the beneficiary countries (Eritrea, Ethiopia, Kenya, Rwanda, Tanzania and Uganda), the youth-led projects took different approaches to raising awareness of the importance of World Heritage…
Tigrayan rebels announced on Monday they were withdrawing from several areas of northern Ethiopia and retreating to Tigray, marking a new turning point in the 13-month war which has left thousands of people dead.
Ethiopian forces have recaptured several towns from Tigrayan rebels including Kobo and Woldiya in the north, the government announced Saturday
Book over 20 participating outlets and entry is free after 20:30 Jubilee Mixology, a rooftop bar with views over Al Wasl Dome DUBAI,UAE, 17 December 2021 /African Media Agency (AMA)/ – Savor the delights of Expo 2020, by night, with a limited-time offer. Eat at Expo and enjoy free entry when dining or visiting over 20…
The United Nations' cultural agency UNESCO on Wednesday added Senegal's national dish, a rice-and-fish platter called 'thiebou dieune', to its cultural heritage list.
Download logoTanzania is a paradise for nature lovers and has a huge variety of landscapes, including volcanoes and snow-capped peaks, lakes, nature reserves, magical beaches and is considered the best place in the world for safari lovers. The Tanzanian Ambassador to Israel, Job Masima , his spouse, Yohana Joan Masima , and the Embassy staff held a special and…
Download logoToday, the U.S. government announced the awarding of grants totaling over K3 million ($181,895) to nine Zambian community-based organizations through its Public Affairs Section small grants program. The grants will promote good governance, support the arts through filmmaking, build entrepreneurship skills, and help preserve an important cultural site. The U.S. Embassy recognizes the commitment…