Daily Archives: April 11, 2019

Vatican Holds Spiritual Retreat for Peace in South Sudan

ROME Pope Francis has told leaders of South Sudan that peace is possible and urged the country’s leaders to seek what unites and overcome what divides.

At the end of a two-day meeting in the …

S. Sudan Frets Over Whether Sudan Coup Could Derail Fragile Peace Deal

JUBA THURSDAY’S MILITARY COUP IN SUDAN SPARKED ANXIETY IN NEIGHBORING SOUTH SUDAN THAT THE TOPPLING OF LONGTIME PRESIDENT OMAR AL-BASHIR COULD SCUPPER A FRAGILE PEACE DEAL THAT ENDED SOUTH SUDAN’S FIVE-YEAR CIVIL WAR.

Thursday’s military …

African Union: High-Speed Rail Network on Track

NAIROBI Plans are on track for a high-speed rail network connecting the continent’s borders by 2063, the African Union’s Development Agency says. The ambitious multibillion-dollar project aims to ease the movement of goods and people …

South Africa puts on hold ratifying ILO’s Convention 122

JOHANNESBURG, The South African government have agreed to put on hold the signing of the International Labour Organization’s Employment Policy Convention No. 122 in favour of developing the country’s National Labour Policy first.

This decision …

South Africa puts on hold ratifying ILO’s Convention 122

JOHANNESBURG, The South African government have agreed to put on hold the signing of the International Labour Organization’s Employment Policy Convention No. 122 in favour of developing the country’s National Labour Policy first.

This decision …