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Traffic Advisory HRM

first_img Local Area Office: 902-424-5591 Fax: 902-424-7116 HALIFAX REGIONAL MUNICIPALITY: Highway 102 Highway 102 (Bicentennial Highway) will be closed for about 20 minutes today, Sept. 21, between 6 p.m. and 6:30 p.m., for blasting at the Larry Uteck Interchange. Drivers should expect delays or use alternate routes, which will be indicated by electronic signs. -30-last_img


Equatorial Guinea UN human rights expert to probe exercise of free expression

Special Rapporteur Ambeyi Ligabo plans to meet with the country’s authorities, including senior Government officials and magistrates. He will also hold talks with human rights officials and representatives of civil society, the media, and the UN system.Mr. Ligabo is mandated by the UN Commission on Human Rights to gather information, including through in-country missions, on discrimination, threats or use of violence and harassment directed at anyone seeking to exercise or promote the right to free opinion and expression. read more