Home » Posts tagged with » External Relations (Page 3)

Women, Children, Refugees Bear Brunt of Mauritania Food Crisis

Women, Children, Refugees Bear Brunt of Mauritania Food Crisis

Women and children are bearing the brunt of a malnutrition and hunger crisis in Mauritania, while tens of thousands of Malian refugees face food shortages due to a lack of funding, the head of the United Nations World Food Programme said on Wednesday. Malnutrition has hit emergency levels in six of Mauritania’s 15 regions, affecting […]

Mauritania Will Not Prosecute Detainee Freed From Guantanamo

Mauritania Will Not Prosecute Detainee Freed From Guantanamo

A Guantanamo Bay detainee from Mauritania released this week by U.S. military authorities has rejoined his family and will not face prosecution in the West African nation, the Mauritanian government said. Ahmed Ould Abdel Aziz was flown to Mauritania on Wednesday after a review board unanimously approved his release from the prison camp at the […]

U.S $1,1 Billion Cash Roll-Out for Hwange Thermal Power Station Deal

U.S $1,1 Billion Cash Roll-Out for Hwange Thermal Power Station Deal

Chinese financial institutions will release $1,1 billion early next month for the expansion of Hwange Thermal Power Station, the first tranche from mega deals signed between President Mugabe and his Chinese counterpart President Xi Jinping during his state visit to China in August last year. The expansion of the power station being carried out by […]

Benghazi Government Accuses Italian Warships of Violating Libyan Territorial Waters

Benghazi Government Accuses Italian Warships of Violating Libyan Territorial Waters

Three Italian warships have entered Libyan waters east of Benghazi without permission, the internationally recognized Libyan government claims. The EU is running an anti-trafficking mission on the high seas near Libya. The Benghazi-based officials vowed to use “all means” to protect the country’s sovereignty, in a statement issued on Sunday. Libyan naval forces say they […]

UN Calls On Libyan Political Stakeholders to Redouble Efforts to Reach Agreement

UN Calls On Libyan Political Stakeholders to Redouble Efforts to Reach Agreement

The United Nations Support Mission in Libya (UNSMIL) called today on the main political stakeholders in the country to redouble their efforts in bringing the political dialogue process to a successful conclusion, which would allow for an agreement to form a Government of National Accord and for the resumption of Libya’s democratic transition. Libya has […]

How to Get Away With Murder in Kenya

How to Get Away With Murder in Kenya

This writer sees striking parallels between the US-based TV series “How to get away with murder” and developments regarding the Kenya case at the International Criminal Court. The US-based ABC TV series “How To Get Away With Murder” recently won an award Emmy Award, dig it? Viola Davis has hit the news headlines the world […]

China Shocked By Kitwe Murders

China Shocked By Kitwe Murders

The following statement was issued by the Embassy of the People’s Republic of China in Zambia Over the Murder of Chinese Nationals in Kitwe: The Embassy was very shocked to learn of the gruesome killing of three Chinese nationals and the serious injuring of three others when several criminals broke into the living quarters of […]

Greater Sense of Urgency Needs to Be Injected Into UN Process, Says President of Republic

Greater Sense of Urgency Needs to Be Injected Into UN Process, Says President of Republic

President of Republic, Secretary General of the Polisario Front, Mohamed Abdelaziz, stressed that a greater sense of urgency needs to be injected into the United Nations process. In a message to the International Conference on Western Sahara Women’s Right for Resistance, held in Windhoek, Namibia, 2-4 November 2015, delivered by Mr. Mhamed Khadad, Member of […]

200 British Tourists Arrive In Gambia

200 British Tourists Arrive In Gambia

Two hundred British tourists yesterday landed at Banjul International Airport, with a Thomas Cook flight. They were received by senior officials from the Gambia Tourism Board, as well as tour operators. Speaking to journalists shortly after the aircraft landed at the airport, Adama Cham, statistics and information manager at the Gambia Tourism Board, thanked Thomas […]

World Bank Invests U.S.$56 Million to Develop Gabon’s Information and Communications Technology

World Bank Invests U.S.$56 Million to Develop Gabon’s Information and Communications Technology

The Republic of Gabon and the World Bank started preparations for a new $56 million eGabon project, which will leverage information and communications technology (ICT) to promote the country’s socioeconomic development. The eGabon project, will be implemented with the Ministry of Health, ANINF (Agence Nationale des Infrastructures Numériques et des Fréquences), and CNAMGS (Caisse Nationale […]

Widgetized Section

Go to Admin » appearance » Widgets » and move a widget into Advertise Widget Zone