Daily Archives: November 6, 2019

Ambush on Mining Company Convoy Kills 37 in Burkina Faso

OUAGADOUGOU, BURKINA FASO – Gunmen attacked a convoy near a Canadian mining site in Burkina Faso, killing at least 37 people and wounding 60 others, the regional governor said late Wednesday. Montreal-based Semafo said the bloodshed happened about 25 m…

Ambush on Mining Company Convoy Kills 37 in Burkina Faso

OUAGADOUGOU, BURKINA FASO – Gunmen attacked a convoy near a Canadian mining site in Burkina Faso, killing at least 37 people and wounding 60 others, the regional governor said late Wednesday. Montreal-based Semafo said the bloodshed happened about 25 m…

Trump Holds Talks with Foreign Ministers of Egypt, Ethiopia, Sudan

WHITE HOUSE – The foreign ministers of Egypt, Ethiopia and Sudan met Wednesday in Washington with President Donald Trump and Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin to discuss the Grand Ethiopia Renaissance Dam (GERD) on Ethiopia’s Blue Nile.In a joint state…

Trump Holds Talks with Foreign Ministers of Egypt, Ethiopia, Sudan

WHITE HOUSE – The foreign ministers of Egypt, Ethiopia and Sudan met Wednesday in Washington with President Donald Trump and Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin to discuss the Grand Ethiopia Renaissance Dam (GERD) on Ethiopia’s Blue Nile.In a joint state…

Two Somali Americans Elected to City Councils in US

Two Somali American women have won seats on city councils in Minnesota and Maine, U.S. states with sizable communities from the African diaspora.Voters on Tuesday elected Nadia Mohamed for an at-large seat in St. Louis Park, a western suburb of Minneap…

Botswana’s Historians, Archaeologists Cautious on Study Claiming Human Origins

MAKGADIKGADI BASIN, BOTSWANA � A recent study tracing the origins of modern human life to Botswana has drawn mixed reactions from experts in the southern African nation.The report, based on genetics, points to human life emerging around the dry, salty …