Tips for the Best Nile Cruises During Christmas in Egypt

Egypt is a magical country that’s teeming with myths, legends, and amazing antiquities. ‘The Land of Pharaoh’ has been in globetrotter’s radar for eons due to the presence of incredible human feats and nature’s wonders. With logic-defying Pyramids of Giza, the world’s longest river of Nile, and scintillating beaches along the famous coral reefs of the Red Sea, Egypt is brimming with diverse marvels of Mother Nature that will leave you completely speechless.

Guinea — Diallo Claims Victory in Presidential Election

Cellou Dalein Diallo, Guinea’s opposition leader, declared himself the winner of the country’s presidential election on Sunday. Diallo insisted that he has defeated President Alpha Condé, although the official results have not yet been published. The Independent National Electoral Commission (CENI) replied that Diallo’s claim is “premature” and “null.”

Nigeria — Celebrities Join Protests Against Police Brutality

Nigeria witnessed another day of demonstrations against police brutality as thousands of young Nigerians took to the streets in several cities of the West African state, including in its economic capital, Lagos. There, several roads were blocked due to the protests. The Nigerian protests against police brutality have been ongoing for a while now.

Italy’s Matteo Salvini Faces First Trial

Italian far-right leader Matteo Salvini on Saturday for the first time appeared in a court in Catania, Sicily, facing charges of preventing the landing of migrants rescued at sea. The former Italy’s Interior Minister is accused of abuse of power and ”kidnapping people” following the order he gave in July 2019 to block the 116 migrants on board the Italian Coast Guard ship “Gregoretti”.

Ivory Coast — Ex-President Urges “Civil Disobedience”

The former president of Côte d’Ivoire, Henri Konan Bédié, on Sunday led the nation’s opposition in appealing for “civil disobedience” in the face of “loss,” in the context of President Alassane Ouattara’s controversial candidacy for a third presidential term in the country’s presidential elections. They are scheduled for 31 October this year.