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Russian journalists arrested, detained, charged, summonsed during anti-mobilization protests

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Paris, September 26, 2022—Russian authorities must allow the media to report freely on protests against the country’s call-up of reservists to...

Dark Money Campaign Reform Bill Blocked In U.S. Senate

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Photos: YouTubeLast week,senators voted on whether to advance the DISCLOSE Act, a campaign finance bill that would have required dark money...

‘Broad day deception’  – Liberia news The New Dawn Liberia, premier resource for latest...

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). –UP chairman terms Weah’s UNGA address By Lincoln G. Peters  The chairman of the former ruling Unity Party has...

Somalia U17 football team ready for CECAFA tournament in Addis Ababa

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Somalia U17 football team  is set to leave for Addisa Abababa this week ahead of the Council for East and Central...

Russia school shooting: Guterres ‘deeply saddened’ by attack which left 15 dead |

According to news reports, the gunman who was known to authorities and was a former pupil at the school Number 88, was wearing a...

Ukraine: UN and partners ramp up assistance to over 150,000 in Kharkiv region |

The UN Humanitarian Coordinator for Ukraine, Denise Brown, was in Kharkiv on Monday, and aid workers had begun making life-saving deliveries to the thousands...

Black Software Engineer Launches Successful Vegan Cheese Brand

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Black Star News has been producing stellar investigative journalism since 1997, including focusing on police brutality and other abuses targeting marginalized...

DPRK lashes out against international system governed by ‘exclusive Western values’ |

“The present reality urgently calls for the UN to promote more than ever before cooperation and reconciliation, and unity and solidarity among its Member...

‘The war on Syria has failed,’ Foreign Minister says in UN speech, denouncing the...

In his address to the last day of the UN General Assembly’s annual high-level debate, Mr. Mekdad stated that hegemonic countries had implemented “straightjacketed...

Exploding the Myth of African Responsibility for Slavery (Part 1)

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). By David Comissiong — Now that our Caribbean governments have launched a serious effort to secure the payment of Reparations for the...

Eswatini, Namibia talk environmental sustainability

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Officials from the Eswatini Environmental Fund (EEF) last week concluded a visit to its Namibian counterpart where they discussed the possibility...

Iran Says US Attempting to Use Unrest to Weaken Country

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Iran faced more international criticism on Monday over the death of a woman in police custody which triggered nationwide protests, after...

Over 250,000 Men Left Russia to Avoid Mobilization

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). i24 News – More than 250,000 people left Russia after President Vladimir Putin announced “partial” mobilization of reservists to reinforce troops...

Couple challenges law on maternity leave

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Both parents, not just the mother, should be entitled to leave after a...

Today’s crises highlight need for more multilateralism, stronger UN, says Canada’s Foreign Minister |

“These crises and the way we choose to respond to them are testing our shared commitment to the United Nations. That’s why our decisions...

Iran arrests at least 20 journalists amid nationwide anti-government protests

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Washington D.C., September 26, 2022—The Committee to Protect Journalists calls on Iranian authorities to end their crackdown on journalists and release...

Community transforms crime hotspot to colourful walkway for learners

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Learners from Nobantu Primary School in Gugulethu entertain people attending the Heritage Day...

Ime Udoka Scandal Has Exposed Shallowness of Sports Media

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Photos: YouTubeThe only thing we know for sure is that Celtics coach Ime Udoka has received a one-year suspension from the...

ILO welcomes first global agreement on professional footballers’ rights |

“Free, independent, strong and representative employers’ and workers’ organizations, together with trust, commitment and respect by the governments for the autonomy of the social...

Who paid for ANCYL to ‘observe’ sham Russian referendums?

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Please find attached a soundbite by Darren Bergman MP. The African National Congress’ Youth League (ANCYL) has committed a serious breach of...

Distribution of skilled renewable energy workforce key in reducing energy poverty

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Investment in building skilled workforce is key to grow renewable energy sector and hence reducing energy poverty, a report...

Hirshabelle state fires Health Minister in mini cabinet reshuffle

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). The deputy Vice President of Hirshabelle state Yussuf Ahmed Hagar Dabageed has fired the Minister of Health Dr. Zakaria Mohamed Ahmed. Dr....

UN chief calls for an end to ‘nuclear blackmail’ and risk of ‘humanitarian Armageddon’...

The UN chief was speaking at an event to commemorate the International Day for the Total Elimination of Nuclear Weapons, held as the annual...

Rolling out solar power for informal settlements

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). A Zonke Energy solar tower with all 16 connections filled. Cables run from...