At disaster forum, storm-hit Mozambique says will seek help to build back better

GENEVA (Thomson Reuters Foundation) – Mozambique, which was battered by two cyclones in March and April, will hold an international conference in two weeks’ time to drum up funding to help it build back stronger, its vice-minister for state administration … Continue reading At disaster forum, storm-hit Mozambique says will seek help to build back better

South Africa’s Ramaphosa appoints head of anti-corruption unit

South African President Cyril Ramaphosa addresses supporters of his ruling African National Congress (ANC) at an election victory rally in Johannesburg, South Africa, May 12, 2019. REUTERS/Mike Hutchings/File Photo JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) – South African President Cyril Ramaphosa followed up his … Continue reading South Africa’s Ramaphosa appoints head of anti-corruption unit

Small plane crashes in Dubai killing three Britons, one South African – statement

DUBAI (Reuters) – A small plane crashed south of Dubai airport killing three Britons and one South African, the Dubai Civil Aviation Authority said in a statement on Thursday. The four-seat plane, a DA42 registered in the United Kingdom, was … Continue reading Small plane crashes in Dubai killing three Britons, one South African – statement

France’s Macron to meet Libya’s eastern commander Haftar next week – presidency

French President Emmanuel Macron gestures as he delivers a speech at the VivaTech startups and innovation fair in Paris, France May 16, 2019. REUTERS/Charles Platiau PARIS, (Reuters) – French President Emmanuel Macron will meet eastern Libyan commander Khalifa Haftar in … Continue reading France’s Macron to meet Libya’s eastern commander Haftar next week – presidency