Dec 5th, 2012
Hundreds of amnesty seekers have poured into the Philippine consulate and the Consulate-General of Ethiopia on the first day of the two-month amnesty programme for illegal residents. Filipino Cherry R. said she resigned from her job upon the demands of her company when she ran into trouble with sever...
In East Africa
Jan 18th, 2011
MANILA, Philippines — After more than six months in captivity, 18 Filipino crew members of the chemical tanker MT Motivator were released on Saturday by Somali pirates, according to the Department of Foreign Affairs. The pirates seized the Marshall Islands-flagged vessel on July 4 in the Red Se...