Egypt say a convoy of suspected militants smuggling weapons from neighboring Libya has been neutralized as the military steps up operations to hunt those behind a recent deadly attack on police forces in the southwest of the capital Cairo.
Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif and his South African counterpart Maite Nkoana-Mashabane stressed the need for development of political and economic relations during a meeting in Pretoria on Monday.
Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad-Javad Zarif held talks on Monday with his South African counterpart Maite Nkoana-Mashabane and the two explored ways of enhancing bilateral relations between the two nations.
A suicide bomber killed 13 other people in the northeast Nigerian city of Maiduguri on Sunday, a police official said that the deadliest attack in over a month as the conflict with Boko Haram stretches into its ninth year.
The World Health Organization (WHO) has overturned it controversial decision, made quite recently, in appointing Zimbabwe’s President Robert Mugabe as its “goodwill ambassador” to Africa following international outrage.
Iran’s Foreign Minister Mohammad-Javad Zarif has left the country on a three-leg tour of African nations, his first since the inauguration of the Islamic Republic’s 12th administration earlier in the year.