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Dutch king reveals he held part-time job as airline pilot

Dutch king reveals he held part-time job as airline pilot Willem-Alexander co-piloted commercial KLM flights twice a month, saying it had been a ‘relaxing’ hobby King Willem-Alexander told a newspaper that he had now stepped down from role as ‘guest pilot’. Photograph: Natascha Libbert/AFP/Getty Images The Dutch king has revealed that for more than two […]

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Uganda assumes EAC Chair as Museveni makes strong case for integration

Uganda assumes EAC Chair as Museveni makes strong case for integration Dar es Salaam, Tanzania| PPU| President Museveni on Saturday assumed the chair of the East African Community (EAC), with the head of state making an impassioned plea for East African integration. Speaking at the 18th Ordinary Summit of the of the Heads of State at […]

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Donald Trump, would-be peace-broker, fundamentally misunderstands the history of Islam

Donald Trump, would-be peace-broker, fundamentally misunderstands the history of Islam This weekend, US president Donald Trump is traveling to the Middle East to deliver a speech about Islam. My bet is that within the first half of that speech—written by the Muslim-baiting Stephen Miller—he’ll brag about his yuge election victory, possibly leak some intelligence, and […]

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ISS Today: Somalia needs more action, less lip service

ISS Today: Somalia needs more action, less lip service Photo: Somalia’s President Mohamed Abdullahi Mohamed (C) looks on as he follows the proceedings of a special summit of the Intergovernmental Authority on Development (IGAD) assembly of heads of state and government on Somalia refugees held in Nairobi, Kenya, on 25 March 2017. Photo: EPA/DANIEL IRUNGU […]

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How One School Thrived In A ‘Failed State’ | Morning Joe | MSNBC

How One School Thrived In A ‘Failed State’ | Morning Joe | MSNBC A story of David and Goliath proportions, how an American hedge fund manager created a unique school in Somaliland whose students, against all odds, have come to achieve success beyond anyone’s wildest dreams Jonathan Starr, once a cutthroat hedge fund manager, is […]

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I’m a Women’s Equality Party candidate – here’s why I’m standing against a female Labour MP

I’m a Women’s Equality Party candidate – here’s why I’m standing against a female Labour MP Since announcing my candidacy I’ve been told I’m anti-feminist. I disagree. When I first saw my election leaflets last week, I wept. These were tears of joy. The odds were stacked against me ever being a prospective parliamentary candidate. […]

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Genocide changed destiny of Rwandan Muslims: Vice-Mufti

Genocide changed destiny of Rwandan Muslims: Vice-Mufti Rwanda’s Vice-Mufti Sheikh Salih Nshimimana says conversions to Islam increased exponentially after 1994 genocide KIGALI, Rwanda A genocide that stunned Rwanda in 1994 was a turning point for the country’s Muslim community, which led to the expansion of Islam in the East African nation, Vice-Mufti Sheikh Salih Nshimiyimana […]

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Liberals nominate Madeleine Meilleur as official languages commissioner

Liberals nominate Madeleine Meilleur as official languages commissioner Former Ottawa-Vanier MPP and Ontario attorney general Madeleine Meilleur has been officially nominated as Canada’s next official languages commissioner, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau announced Monday. (The Canadian Press) Former Ontario cabinet minister and Ottawa-Vanier MPP Madeleine Meilleur has formally been nominated as the country’s official languages commissioner. Both […]

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Transform Africa Summit | Leaders Summit Panel | 11 May 2017

Transform Africa Summit | Leaders Summit Panel | 11 May 2017 “We are really left behind by other regions of this world. I don’t think it’s because Africans we are incapable of doing things the way we should or be where others are or even go beyond. We need to invest in infrastructure but we […]

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Somalia’s ‘golden opportunity?’

Somalia’s ‘golden opportunity?’ Isniin May 15, 2017| Arlaadi Online  Somalia’s president says his country has a ‘golden opportunity’ to move on from its troubled past. But can words be translated into progress? Arlaadi Online. Education news, opinion and guides.

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