Tag Archives: Ibrahim

01Jul/15

Freight trucks, migrants hampered as ferry workers continue blockade of Calais port

Ferry workers continue to block the port of Calais, forcing the closure of the Channel Tunnel leaving trucks and migrants hoping to get to the United Kingdom stranded in France.
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02Mar/15

Outgoing Namibian president wins $5 mln Africa leadership prize

Namibia’s president Hifikepunye Pohamba has won the Mo Ibrahim Prize for good governance, joining previous recipients – former presidents Pedro de Verona Rogrigues Pires of Cape Verde, Mozambique’s Joaquim Chissano and Festus Mogae of Botswana. South Africa’s Nelson Mandela was also given an honorary award.
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10Feb/15

Malaysia’s Anwar jailed for 5 years after losing appeal in sodomy trial

(NVO) – Convicted of sodomy — Malaysian opposition leader Anwar Ibrahim arrives at prison Tuesday — where he is sentenced to serve five years.
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