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Botswana Member of AU's Peace and Security CouncilGaborone — Botswana has been elected to be a member of the Peace and Security C
Botswana Member of AU's Peace and Security Council
AllAfrica.com / Posted 13 hours ago
Gaborone — Botswana has been elected to be a member of the Peace and Security Council of African Union (AU). Briefing media on outcomes of the 26th Ordinary Session of the Assembly of Heads of State and Government of Africa Union, on February 5,... Read more
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American Pathologists to Examine Cause of Greaves' DeathBy Omari Jackson and Abednego Davis A team of pathologists from the University
American Pathologists to Examine Cause of Greaves' Death
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
By Omari Jackson and Abednego Davis A team of pathologists from the University of Nebraska Medical Center (UNMC) in the United States is expected to arrive in the country on Friday, February 5 to conduct the official examination on the cause of... Read more
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AfDB President, Adesina, Urges Leaders to Urgently Manage Migration CrisesNew York — The President of the African Development Bank, AfDB, Dr. Akinwumi Ad
AfDB President, Adesina, Urges Leaders to Urgently Manage Migration Crises
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
New York — The President of the African Development Bank, AfDB, Dr. Akinwumi Adesina, has said that African leaders must take a proactive stance to enable them manage the current migration crisis in the region. Making this plea while addressed the... Read more
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Nigeria Is Safe Haven for InvestorsBy Abiodun Oluwarotiimi, Andrew Oota, George Agba, Jonathan Nda-Isaiah and NSE
Nigeria Is Safe Haven for Investors
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
By Abiodun Oluwarotiimi, Andrew Oota, George Agba, Jonathan Nda-Isaiah and NSE Anthony-Uko The federal government has asserted that Nigeria remains a safe haven for foreign businesses to make profitable investments. Minister of state for budget and... Read more
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Gambia Renews Agreement With African Risk CapacityThe Gambia Government and the African Risk Capacity (ARC), a specialised agency
Gambia Renews Agreement With African Risk Capacity
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
The Gambia Government and the African Risk Capacity (ARC), a specialised agency of the African Union focusing on natural risk issues, recently renewed their Memorandum of Understanding during the Fourth Session of the Conference of Parties (CoP4)... Read more
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AfDB to Work With African Leaders to Achieve the High Fives, Adesina Tells AU SummitThe African Development Bank's President, Akinwumi Adesina, addressed the issue
AfDB to Work With African Leaders to Achieve the High Fives, Adesina Tells AU Summit
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
The African Development Bank's President, Akinwumi Adesina, addressed the issues of youth employment and migration in a speech delivered before the 34th session of the New Partnership for Africa's Development (NEPAD) Heads of State and Government... Read more
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IGAD's 55th Council of Ministers Goes Underway in Addis AbabaThe 55th Extra Ordinary Session of IGAD Council of Ministers was held in Addis
IGAD's 55th Council of Ministers Goes Underway in Addis Ababa
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
The 55th Extra Ordinary Session of IGAD Council of Ministers was held in Addis Ababa at the side lines of the Africa Union Heads of State and government summit on Saturday (January 30, 2016). The ministers deliberated at length on current situations... Read more
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Advisory - High Commissioner Grandi in Ethiopia for 26th AU SummitThis is a summary of what was said by UNHCR spokesperson - to whom quoted text
Advisory - High Commissioner Grandi in Ethiopia for 26th AU Summit
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
This is a summary of what was said by UNHCR spokesperson - to whom quoted text may be attributed - at the press briefing, on 29 January 2016, at the Palais des Nations in Geneva. This morning, UN High Commissioner for Refugees Filippo Grandi arrived... Read more
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Kagame Elected Second Vice President of African UnionPresident Paul Kagame has been elected second vice president of African Union(A
Kagame Elected Second Vice President of African Union
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
President Paul Kagame has been elected second vice president of African Union(AU) at the 26th Ordinary Session of the Assembly of the Union from Addis Ababa- Ethiopia. The president will serve for one year in this capacity where he was elected by... Read more
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Welcome to AU's Eternal Capital, Addis AbabaThe 26th Africa Union Heads of State and Governments takes place from the 21st
Welcome to AU's Eternal Capital, Addis Ababa
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
The 26th Africa Union Heads of State and Governments takes place from the 21st to 31st January 2016 at the AU Headquarters in Addis Ababa with the theme: "2016: African Year of Human Rights with Particular Focus on the Rights of Women." Addis Ababa... Read more
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Efforts to Ensure the Rights of WomenThe fundamental of promoting Human Rights and Woman's Right (especially gender
Efforts to Ensure the Rights of Women
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
The fundamental of promoting Human Rights and Woman's Right (especially gender equality and ending violence against women) in achieving human development, eradicating poverty and economic growth cannot be overemphasized. It is widely accepted the... Read more
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Foreign Minister, Dr. Tedros Confers With Portuguese Foreign Minister, Auguso Santos SilvaForeign Minister, Dr. Tedros Adhanom conferred with Minister for Foreign Affair
Foreign Minister, Dr. Tedros Confers With Portuguese Foreign Minister, Auguso Santos Silva
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
Foreign Minister, Dr. Tedros Adhanom conferred with Minister for Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation of the Republic of Portugal, Auguso Santos Silva at the sideline of the 28th Executive Council of Africa Union Summit on Thursday (January... Read more
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Foreign Minister, Dr. Tedros Holds Discussion With Italian Foreign Minister, Paolo GentiloniForeign Minister, Dr. Tedros Adhanom held discussion with the Italian Minister
Foreign Minister, Dr. Tedros Holds Discussion With Italian Foreign Minister, Paolo Gentiloni
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
Foreign Minister, Dr. Tedros Adhanom held discussion with the Italian Minister for Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation, Paolo Gentiloni at the sideline of the 28th Executive Council of Africa Union Summit on January 28/2016 in Addis... Read more
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Empowering Women Through EducationIn ensuring sustainable economic growth in a given nation, empowering women is
Empowering Women Through Education
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
In ensuring sustainable economic growth in a given nation, empowering women is becoming a serious issue of the day. As most scholars have agreed up on, education is one of the most crucial areas of empowerment for women. Offering girls basic... Read more
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Africa Called to Implement Climate Change AgreementPretoria — The Chairperson of the Africa Union Commission, Dr Nkosazana Dlamini
Africa Called to Implement Climate Change Agreement
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
Pretoria — The Chairperson of the Africa Union Commission, Dr Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma has called on all African states to move swiftly, so that the agreement on climate change can come into effect to unlock the wealth of nations and save the... Read more
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Africa to Work Aggressively On Green EconomyAfrica Union Commission Chairperson Dr. Nkosazana Dlamini Zuma said that the AU
Africa to Work Aggressively On Green Economy
AllAfrica.com / Posted 11 days ago
Africa Union Commission Chairperson Dr. Nkosazana Dlamini Zuma said that the AU would work aggressively for the full utilization of its rich potential resources in green economy development. Opening the 28th Ordinary Session of the Executive Council... Read more
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Darfur - UN Expresses Grave Concern Over New Hostilities and Impact On Thousands of CiviliansThe United Nations today expressed grave concern over the impact of the ongoing
Darfur - UN Expresses Grave Concern Over New Hostilities and Impact On Thousands of Civilians
AllAfrica.com / Posted 11 days ago
The United Nations today expressed grave concern over the impact of the ongoing hostilities in Darfur on thousands of civilians who have been forced to flee their homes amid the conflict that began two weeks ago. Initial reports by the UN Office for... Read more
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Burundi, South Sudan Top AU Summit AgendaADDIS ABABA- The 26th AU summit is heavily loaded with agenda items. One of the
Burundi, South Sudan Top AU Summit Agenda
AllAfrica.com / Posted 11 days ago
ADDIS ABABA- The 26th AU summit is heavily loaded with agenda items. One of the burning issues is whether the heads of state, who arrive here later this week, will authorise the deployment of an armed force in the troubled Burundi. What happens at... Read more
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Burundi High On Agenda of Upcoming AU SummitAddis Ababa — The 26th African Union Summit of heads of state and government, w
Burundi High On Agenda of Upcoming AU Summit
AllAfrica.com / Posted 11 days ago
Addis Ababa — The 26th African Union Summit of heads of state and government, which will take place Saturday and Sunday, is heavily loaded with burning agenda items. One of the issues is whether or not the heads of state arriving in Addis Ababa... Read more
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Burundi Question Weighs Heavily As AU Summit BeginsOne of the burning issues is whether the heads of state who arrive here later t
Burundi Question Weighs Heavily As AU Summit Begins
AllAfrica.com / Posted 11 days ago
One of the burning issues is whether the heads of state who arrive here later this week will authorise the deployment of an armed force in the troubled central African country of Burundi. What happens at AU summits is that most of the decisions are... Read more
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Darfur: UN expresses grave concern over new hostilities and impact on civiliansNew York, Jan 28 : The United Nations on Wednesday expressed grave concern over
Darfur: UN expresses grave concern over new hostilities and impact on civilians
New Kerala / Posted 11 days ago
New York, Jan 28 : The United Nations on Wednesday expressed grave concern over the impact of the ongoing hostilities in Darfur on thousands of civilians who have been forced to flee their homes amid the conflict that began two weeks ago. Initial... Read more
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Somali President Expected to Attend KDF MemorialNIGERIAN President Muhammadu Buhari will today join President Uhuru Kenyatta at
Somali President Expected to Attend KDF Memorial
AllAfrica.com / Posted 12 days ago
NIGERIAN President Muhammadu Buhari will today join President Uhuru Kenyatta at Ninth Kenyan Rifles in Eldoret for a memorial service in honour of Kenyan soldiers killed in Somalia. Buhari is in Kenya for a state visit on the invitation of Uhuru and... Read more
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Dear President Buhari, Honour the 2001 Abuja Declaration and Deliver a Genuinely Pro-Poor 2016 BudgetEditor: On the 19th of December 2015, we at Nigeria Health Watch joined the ONE
Dear President Buhari, Honour the 2001 Abuja Declaration and Deliver a Genuinely Pro-Poor 2016 Budget
AllAfrica.com / Posted 13 days ago
Editor: On the 19th of December 2015, we at Nigeria Health Watch joined the ONE Campaign and 24 other Non-Governmental Organisations in writing a letter to the President of the Federal Republic of Nigeria on health and the associated budget currently... Read more
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HeLpAGe Calls for Protection of Elderly WomenHeLpAGe International currently holding its 26th Africa Union Summit has urged
HeLpAGe Calls for Protection of Elderly Women
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 days ago
HeLpAGe International currently holding its 26th Africa Union Summit has urged the member states of the African Union to protect the rights of elderly women to ease their suffering in the continent. The summit, which started yesterday marked the... Read more
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President a Man of Sound Knowledge - NguemaEquatorial Guinea President Teodoro Obiang Nguema Mbasogo left Harare for his c
President a Man of Sound Knowledge - Nguema
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 days ago
Equatorial Guinea President Teodoro Obiang Nguema Mbasogo left Harare for his country yesterday afternoon after a three-day working visit here. President Nguema, who arrived in Harare on Friday evening was in Zimbabwe to meet President Mugabe, who... Read more
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President Leads Kenyans in Honouring Troops Who Sacrificed Their Lives for the CountryThe government and opposition on Friday cast aside their fierce political rival
President Leads Kenyans in Honouring Troops Who Sacrificed Their Lives for the Country
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 days ago
The government and opposition on Friday cast aside their fierce political rivalry and united to honour Kenyan soldiers who died in a battle against Al-shabaab terrorists in El-Adde, Somalia. President Uhuru Kenyatta and Cord leader Raila Odinga,... Read more
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Statement of H. E. Ambassador Chigozie F. Obi-Nnadozie At Her Farewell Reception & Investiture CeremonySpeaker House of Representatives & Members of the House here present; Presiden
Statement of H. E. Ambassador Chigozie F. Obi-Nnadozie At Her Farewell Reception & Investiture Ceremony
AllAfrica.com / Posted 20 days ago
Speaker House of Representatives & Members of the House here present; President Pro tempore of the Senate & Senators here present; Dean & Members of Cabinet & other members of the Executive Branch of government here present; Dean, colleague... Read more
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Causes of Poverty in Sub-SSABy Andrew Mendy, London (UK) It can be argued that there are no single root ca
Causes of Poverty in Sub-SSA
AllAfrica.com / Posted 21 days ago
By Andrew Mendy, London (UK) It can be argued that there are no single root causes of poverty in developing countries. However, looking back into the history and circumstances of different regions and countries in SSA, one can see the trends in the... Read more
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African Union Heads Meet Over Burundi, ICC CasesThe case facing Deputy President William Ruto and the crisis in Burundi will to
African Union Heads Meet Over Burundi, ICC Cases
AllAfrica.com / Posted 21 days ago
The case facing Deputy President William Ruto and the crisis in Burundi will top the agenda when Africa Union Heads of State and Government meet in the coming days. The summit starts on January 21 up to January 31 with the leaders attending meetings... Read more
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Burundi Gives African Union a Chance to Prove It's No Longer a Club of DictatorsIn Burundi, the Africa Union (AU) has a clear and non-controversial opportunity
Burundi Gives African Union a Chance to Prove It's No Longer a Club of Dictators
AllAfrica.com / Posted 21 days ago
In Burundi, the Africa Union (AU) has a clear and non-controversial opportunity to shed its image as "the trade union of dictators," as Yoweri Museveni used to refer to its predecessor, the Organisation of African Unity - before himself becoming its... Read more
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African Non-Representation On UNSC Unacceptable - GeingobIt is unacceptable for the African continent, which constitutes more than a qua
African Non-Representation On UNSC Unacceptable - Geingob
AllAfrica.com / Posted 21 days ago
It is unacceptable for the African continent, which constitutes more than a quarter of the United Nations (UN) membership, to remain unrepresented in the permanent seat category of the UN Security Council (UNSC). Namibian Head of State Hage Geingob... Read more
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Dozens killed in attack on Africa Union base in SomaliaMogadishu, Jan 15 : Dozens of soldiers were killed in an attack by Al Shabaab m
Dozens killed in attack on Africa Union base in Somalia
New Kerala / Posted 24 days ago
Mogadishu, Jan 15 : Dozens of soldiers were killed in an attack by Al Shabaab militants on on the El-Adde base of Africa Union peacekeepers in Somalia's Gedo region, Xinhua news agency reported. "They first rammed a suicide car bomb into the gate of... Read more
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Four New Ambassadors and a High Commissioner Present CredentialsHis Excellency President Dr Ernest Bai Koroma on Tuesday received the credentia
Four New Ambassadors and a High Commissioner Present Credentials
AllAfrica.com / Posted 25 days ago
His Excellency President Dr Ernest Bai Koroma on Tuesday received the credentials of four newly accredited ambassadors and a High Commissioner to the Republic of Sierra Leone at a ceremony at State House, Freetown. They were Mr. Wolfgang Wiethoff of... Read more
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Developments That Shaped City of Kigali in 2015By Dean Karemera and Hudson Kuteesa The street is quiet, clean and void of con
Developments That Shaped City of Kigali in 2015
AllAfrica.com / Posted 1 months ago
By Dean Karemera and Hudson Kuteesa The street is quiet, clean and void of congestion or traffic symbolic of the modern Kigali that is enshrined in the Kigali Conceptual Master Plan (KCMP) that seeks to achieve a green city. On March 23, 2015 a new... Read more

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