diplomatic mission

By IndepthAfrica
In Djibouti
Apr 23rd, 2013
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France’s embassy in Libya was hit by an apparent car bomb on Tuesday, injuring two French guards and bringing violence to the capital after attacks on foreign missions in the east. It was the first assault on a diplomatic mission in Tripoli, considered safer than the rest of the North African country...
By IndepthAfrica
In East Africa
Mar 25th, 2013
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The US embassy in Khartoum will resume full consular services on Monday, following a six month closure after the compound was targeted in violent protests in the Sudanese capital. U.S. embassy in Khartoum, (photo Department of State) According to a statement extended to reporters on Sunday, the embas...
By IndepthAfrica
In Niger
Jan 18th, 2013
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Police investigators at the residence of the ambassador of Niger, in Ukkel-Uccle, Brussels. Picture: Nicolas Maeterlick Source: AFP Issaka Djibo, 61, and his wife, Fatouma, 50, were found dead in their bedroom by their daughter. NIGER’S ambassador to Belgium and his wife have been found dead at...
By IndepthAfrica
In Djibouti
Dec 28th, 2012
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A document on opening of Azerbaijani embassy in Ethiopia has been approved at the session of Milli Majlis. The statement came from chairman of the Parliament’s international and interparliamentary relations committee Samad Sayidov, informing the MPs about the draft law, Gun.Az reports. Accordin...
By IndepthAfrica
In Eritrea
Oct 21st, 2012
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Owners of offices, which recruit housemaids from Ethiopia, have complained about the Ethiopian Embassy’s alleged failure to solve several issues concerning the housemaids, reports Al-Anba daily quoting sources. Sources revealed the embassy has closed its doors on housemaids who escaped from their spo...
By IndepthAfrica
In News
Jul 4th, 2012
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The United States embassy in Nigeria on Wednesday warned its citizens about threats to American installations this week in Nigeria. “The U.S. Mission in Nigeria is issuing this emergency message to inform America citizens of potential threats against U.S. installations during the July 4 holiday week,...
By IndepthAfrica
In Uncategorized
Jun 19th, 2012
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A group of armed gunmen stormed the Tunisian consulate in the Libyan city of Benghazi on Monday to protest against an art exhibition in Tunisia which they said insulted Islam, a security guard who works inside the building said. Kamal al-Gehani said the group of about 20 young men carrying Kalashniko...
By IndepthAfrica
In Article
Jan 31st, 2012
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By Idayat Hassan As a Visiting Scholar at Columbia University in New York, I have endured my academic and other concerns diligently without bothering any one including the Nigerian mission in New York or the US at large. And because it isn’t my first scholarly sojourn outside of Nigeria, it isn’t any...
By benim
In Egypt
Oct 25th, 2011
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Cairo – The Libyan embassy in Cairo said on Monday that it found a large cache of weapons on the premises it believes the former regime planned to use to kill dissidents in Egypt. “Among the weapons found were pistols, rifles and machine guns – all with silencers,” the embassy...
By benim
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Sep 9th, 2011
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Egyptian activists on Friday began demolishing a wall built around a building housing the Israeli embassy in Cairo to protect it against demonstrators, witnesses said. They said about a dozen people used hammers to chip away at the mainly concrete wall, which Egyptian authorities erected after daily ...