Somalia: Signatories Fail to Adopt Roadmap

[Shabelle] Mogadishu РShabelle Media has received a secret document indicating that some articles of the roadmap agreed to in the first consultative meeting on ending the Transition period of Somalia government that was held at Halane base in Mogadishu from 4 to 6 September 2011 failed to be adopted by the signatories.

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Cameroon: Grave Concern Over Poaching of 450 Elephants

[UNEP] Geneva – The Secretary-General of the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora (CITES), John E. Scanlon, has expressed grave concern over recent reports of the poaching of close to 450 elephants in Bouba Ndjida National Park in northern Cameroon.

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Africa: Europe No Paradise for Migrants

[RNW Africa] Brussels РSome manage to live a decent life in Europe, but many African immigrants become disillusioned. Jean N, called Jeannot by friends, is an illegal Cameroonian who has been living in Europe for 15 years. Before settling in Belgium nine years ago, he had tried his luck in Spain, Italy and Switzerland.

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