Africa

Palestine | Palestinian government tells Trump he is about to “explode” the Middle-East

By Saira Ibrahim Palestine has warned Trump he is about to “explode” the Middle-East   Government spokesperson Ziad Khalil Abu Zayyad warned that relocating the US- Israeli embassy from Tel Aviv to the Palestinian capital city, Jerusalem would “explode the situation” in the entire Middle East and North Africa region,…


Nigeria | Politician and journalist killed in robbery

By Zakiya Afzani Presidential biographer and former politician Onukaba has been killed in a robbery in Nigeria Adinoyi Ojo Onukaba, the biographer to former President of Nigeria, Obasanjo and a former governorship aspirant of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Kogi State, Nigeria has been killed in a car accident. Onukaba…



Government accused of “full frontal attack” on journalists and whistleblowers

By Tim Derbyshire  The government has come under fire for proposing dramatic new prison sentences for journalists and whistleblowers   The UK government’s legal advisers have been accused of launching a “full-frontal attack” on whistleblowers and journalists over proposals to radically increase prison sentences for revealing state secrets and prosecute…


South Africa deploys army to parliament

By Saila Safwana South Africa deploys army to parliament   South Africa’s President, Jacob Zuma, 74, has approved the deployment of the South African army to parliament. The deployment of the military is to maintain peace and order during the annual opening of the nation’s parliament for the new political…



South Africa | Oscar Pistorius family home raided

By Olu Mwingi The family home of Paralympic Medalist Oscar Pistorius has been raided at gun point.   Lois Pistorius, 59, the aunt of Oscar Pistorius whom he called “mum” and with whom he lived whilst on bail, wife to the uncle who acted as his spokes person during his…


Theresa May and Trump’s friendship risks domestic social stability

By Habil Al-Basra Theresa May’s buddying up to Trump is putting UK society at risk. According to MP   Theresa May’s less than feeble attempt of a response but not reprimand to Donald Trump’s migrant and refugee order risks making Muslim communities feel even further disenfranchised and disillusioned, a leading…


Forgotten Histories | HH Sayyid Majid bin Hamud Al-Said

By Caleb Simmons  The forgotten Prince – HH Sayyid. Majid bin Hamud Al-Said Advertisement – Advertise here from OMR 100 / $275 USD Al-Sahawat Times | Ethical Global News from Oman and UAE | Donate HERE  Advertisement – Advertise here from OMR 100 / $275 USD HH Sayyid Majid bin Hamud…