Profile of Greeks in Libya

Greece has had a long and positive relationship with Libya, actually dating back as early as 700 BC when settlers from Crete settled on...

Greek and Roman ancient city draws goats, cows, few tourists

Sheep graze at the ancient Greek and Roman ruined city of Cyrene in modern-day Shahaat, eastern Libya March 26, 2011. Founded in 4th century...

Foreign Ministry on Standby to Evacuate Greeks in Libya

Athens is carefully monitoring developments in Libya and is ready to set in motion plans to evacuate any Greeks that live in that country...

South Africa: Emperors Palace presents first ever Greek Film Festival this March

Emperors Palace (photo) has announced that it is hosting its first-ever Greek Film Festival. In association with The Lyceum Club of Greek Women under...

Greek Academy School Celebrates Three Hierarchs, Zimbabwe

A Greek Orthodox kindergarten, elementary and high school form the Greek Academy.  The school operates in the capital of Zimbabwe, under the responsibility of...

Ekow Smith Dating Actress Nikoletta Samonas

Sources claim Ghanaian actor Ekow Smith Asante  is romantically involved with beautiful Ghanaian actress of Greek lineage, Nikoletta Samonas, known among her pals as...

Greek Seaman Abducted at Nigerian Harbour

 Gunmen yesterday attacked a Greek cargo ship and abducted a European captain and engineer of the ship, when it got close to Onne Port...

Greek Embassy in Contact with Greeks in Tunisia

The Greek embassy in Tunisia is in contact with Greeks in the region.  They have not reported any problems, a Foreign Ministry statement claimed, with regard to...

Greek Firm to Build Aluminum Processing Plant, Congo

The Greek company ISAKOS Soft, a world leading specialists in aluminum, will soon build an aluminum processing plant in Pointe-Noire.  This location is Congo’s main...

3 Greeks Arrested for Drug Trafficking, Zambia

The Zambia Drug Enforcement Commission (DEC) has arrested three members of one family in Lusaka’s Makeni area for drug trafficking. Lucas Avraam, 39, and his...