Written by: Hue Gey
The Pirate attacks are back, but this time moved from its concentrated in the Indian ocean and the Arabian Sea to land off the coast of Nigeria where some elements of the pirates intercepted a German cargo ship flying the flag of Liberia and then kidnapped 6 of the crew members including the captain and left the ship immediately ...
"The cargo ship Dimiter was attacked by pirates on October 21 at about 0600 UTC (0700 local time) south of Port Harcourt," the agency said in a statement.
"Eight pirates arrived aboard a speedboat, attacked the cargo ship and kidnapped six crew members, including the captain, and then left Dimiter," it said.
The Tanzanian ambassador in Cairo, Mohammed Haji Hamza, paid a private visit to Al-Azhar at the end of his diplomatic term in Egypt and before his return to his country
The Grand Imam of the Al-Azhar University, Dr. Ahmed Al-Tayeb, welcomed the Tanzanian Ambassador to the Al-Azhar Al-Sharif after receiving and welcoming his visit and wishing him more success during his next term of office.
Sheikh Al-Azhar said that Alazhar is ready to offer more support to Muslims in Tanzania.and the door is opened before the Tanzanians scholars to study at Al-Azhar in Islamic and practical colleges and to recruit Tanzanian imams to train them in a program designed to deal with contemporary issues and problems such as terrorism and atonement.
For his part, the Tanzanian ambassador Mohammed Haji Hamza said that Al-Azhar's pluralistic approach has maintained the stability of societies not only in Egypt but throughout the world, especially in Africa, where Al-Azhar still plays a major role in spreading the true religion of Islam, through Al-Azhar envoys to Africa and receiving African students. To study in Al-Azhar, pointing out that his country looks forward to further cooperation with Al-Azhar in all fields since the Al-Azhar graduates have had a positive impact on achieving community peace.