Daily Archives: February 5, 2018

Seeking Fair Elections, Sierra Leone Bans FGM During Campaign Season

Sierra Leone has banned female genital mutilation (FGM) until after its March elections to stop candidates buying votes by paying for cutting ceremonies, the government said on Monday.FGM in the West African nation is widely practiced as part of girls'...

Morocco: Ambassador Rachad Bouhlal visited Fukushima

Ambassador Bouhlal joined the study tour organized by Fukushima Prefecture on Jan. 31 and Feb. 1. This is his second visit, and on the first day, he visted Centre for Environmental Creation, Kawamata Orimono Museum, etc. On the second day he