Daily Archives: August 9, 2020

Suicide Bombing on Somalia Military Base Kills Nine

At least nine people were killed and nearly 20 others injured Saturday in a car bomb blast at the front gate of a Somali military base in Mogadishu, witnesses and security officials said. Government security officials contacted by VOA have

Mauritius Scrambles to Counter Oil Spill From Grounded Ship

JOHANNESBURG – Anxious residents of the Indian Ocean island nation of Mauritius stuffed fabric sacks with sugar cane leaves Saturday to create makeshift oil spill barriers as tons of fuel leaking from a grounded ship put endangered wildlife in further

Another Ethiopian National Killed in Beirut Blast

Addis Abeba Ethiopian Consulate in Beirut confirmed an additional death of Ethiopian national from Wednesday’s port blast in the Lebanese capital Beirut. Consul General, Temesgen Omer told ENA that the dissident who died yesterday has been in treatment since her injury in