Daily Archives: November 10, 2015

Burundi at “extremely dangerous tipping point” – Zeid

UN High Commissioner for Human Rights Zeid Ra’ad Al Hussein has warned that an increasingly grave human rights crisis has gripped Burundi, with potentially very serious regional repercussions. Zeid last night appealed to the Security Council to explore all possible options to prevent further violence, including asset freezes, travel bans and other steps to stop the ongoing violence and prevent a regional conflict. read more

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Le Burundi à « un tournant extrêmement dangereux » – Zeid Ra’ad Al Hussein

Le Haut-Commissaire des Nations Unies aux droits de l’homme Zeid Ra’ad Al Hussein a averti qu’une crise des droits de l’homme de plus en plus grave touchait le Burundi, avec des répercussions potentiellement très sérieuses pour la région. Le Haut-Commissaire a demandé la nuit dernière au Conseil de sécurité d’explorer toutes les options possibles afin d’empêcher davantage de violence, y compris le gel d’avoirs, des interdictions de voyager et d’autres mesures pour arrêter les violences en cours et empêcher un conflit régional. read more

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South East Trade Mission visits Angola

The third trade mission to Angola from London and the South East in the past three years will be visiting Luanda between 16th and 19th November. The frequency of visits from the largest regions of the UK economy underlines the ongoing importance of Angola as a potential market for British businesses. It also forms part of the GREAT campaign being run through November. read more

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Africa 2.0 Annual Leadership Symposium: Celebrating 5 years of change and leadership in Africa

The Africa 2.0 Annual Leadership Symposium is less than 20 days away, and the best and brightest minds from across Africa will be gathering in Maputo from 24-26 November at the Joaquim Chissano International Conference Centre. This year marks the five year anniversary for Africa 2.0. read more

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TCC Makes Encrypted Voice/Text Anonymous with the New CipherTalk® Secure Mobile Phone

Technical Communications Corporation (NASDAQ: TCCO) introduces the CipherTalk 8500 secure mobile phone, a system built on a hardened Android™ smartphone platform for ease of use and functionality, while using innovative technology to provide military-grade end-to-end encrypted voice and text communications that are also anonymous. read more

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Africa Travel and Tourism Association to Address Online Travel Marketing and Wildlife Conservation

The 40th Africa Travel and Tourism Associations annual world congress returns to Nairobi this week with a new agenda revolving around diverse topics affecting the travel industry read more

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