Britain returns looted colonial-era artefacts to Ethiopia

After a century and a half hidden in private collections, 13 stolen Ethiopian artefacts have finally returned home following months of negotiations. “Our country’s ancient civilization’s history, artefacts, fingerprints of indigenous knowledge, culture … have been looted in war and smuggled out illegally,” said Ethiopia’s tourism minister, Nasise Challa. The items, which include an intricately… Read More Britain returns looted colonial-era artefacts to Ethiopia

UK invests $31million to help in the provision of cybersecurity for vulnerable countries

Britain said on Wednesday it would invest 22 million pounds (an equivalent of $31 million) to help vulnerable countries in Africa and the Indo-Pacific build up their cyber defences to prevent China, Russia and others from filling a cyberspace vacuum. British foreign minister Dominic Raab said Britain and its partners needed to take action to… Read More UK invests $31million to help in the provision of cybersecurity for vulnerable countries