EU-Nigeria Trade Hit €19.9 Billion in 2016

[Guardian] Counsellor and Head of Trade and Economics of the European Union Delegation to Nigeria and the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS), Fillippo Amato, has said trade between Nigeria and European Union (EU) member states stood at …

[Guardian] Counsellor and Head of Trade and Economics of the European Union Delegation to Nigeria and the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS), Fillippo Amato, has said trade between Nigeria and European Union (EU) member states stood at 19.9 billion Euros in 2016,

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Unreserved Commitment to Global Peace, Stability

[Ethiopian Herald] Since September 1, 2017, Ethiopia has assumed month long presidency of United Nations Security Council (UNSC). Last Thursday, UNSC President Prime Minister Hailemariam Dessalegn tabled draft resolution on the reform of United Nations…

[Ethiopian Herald] Since September 1, 2017, Ethiopia has assumed month long presidency of United Nations Security Council (UNSC). Last Thursday, UNSC President Prime Minister Hailemariam Dessalegn tabled draft resolution on the reform of United Nations peace keeping operations. Having debated openly, members of the council unanimously passed the resolution.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Office Says Public Holidays Symbolize Peace, Unity

[Ethiopian Herald] The Finding of the True Cross (Maskal) celebration, New Year, Irreecha (Thanks Giving Day – an element of the Oromo Gada System), and other public holidays in the nation are symbols of peace and unity, says Government Communication A…

[Ethiopian Herald] The Finding of the True Cross (Maskal) celebration, New Year, Irreecha (Thanks Giving Day - an element of the Oromo Gada System), and other public holidays in the nation are symbols of peace and unity, says Government Communication Affairs Office.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Namibians Are Hard Working – Iivula-Ithana

[Namibian] HOME affairs minister Pendukeni Iivula-Ithana says some people living in communal areas are no longer interested in working in their mahangu fields, a trend she described as new and worrisome.

[Namibian] HOME affairs minister Pendukeni Iivula-Ithana says some people living in communal areas are no longer interested in working in their mahangu fields, a trend she described as new and worrisome.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Germany Commits N$2 Billion for Development

[Namibian] GERMANY will pump N$2 billion into various projects in the areas of sustainable development, transport and logistics, sustainable use and management of natural resources.

[Namibian] GERMANY will pump N$2 billion into various projects in the areas of sustainable development, transport and logistics, sustainable use and management of natural resources.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Hashi Blames New Mogadishu Seaport Manager for Behind His Arrest

[Shabelle] Hashi Omar Hassan, a Somali national who was imprisoned for over a decade in Italy, has talked about his ordeal during an interview with Radio Shabelle over the phone.

[Shabelle] Hashi Omar Hassan, a Somali national who was imprisoned for over a decade in Italy, has talked about his ordeal during an interview with Radio Shabelle over the phone.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Galmudug VP and Parliament Speaker Under House Arrest

[Shabelle] Ali Gacal Asir, the Speaker of Galmudug Parliament and Vice President, Mohamed Hashi Abdi “Arabey” who spoke to the Media said they are under house arrest for President Ahmed Dualle Geelle Haaf.

[Shabelle] Ali Gacal Asir, the Speaker of Galmudug Parliament and Vice President, Mohamed Hashi Abdi "Arabey" who spoke to the Media said they are under house arrest for President Ahmed Dualle Geelle Haaf.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Morogoro Municipality to Cut Service Levy

[Daily News] THE business community in Morogoro can take a sigh of relief as the Local Government Authority has agreed to reduce the local service levy imposed on businesses in the region as proposed by the Tanzania Chamber of Commerce, Industry and Ag…

[Daily News] THE business community in Morogoro can take a sigh of relief as the Local Government Authority has agreed to reduce the local service levy imposed on businesses in the region as proposed by the Tanzania Chamber of Commerce, Industry and Agriculture (TCCIA).

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Free Rights Activists

[HRW] Kinshasa -Democratic Republic of Congo authorities should immediately and unconditionally release nine Congolese human rights and pro-democracy activists wrongfully detained for their participation in peaceful activities, 45 Congolese and interna…

[HRW] Kinshasa -Democratic Republic of Congo authorities should immediately and unconditionally release nine Congolese human rights and pro-democracy activists wrongfully detained for their participation in peaceful activities, 45 Congolese and international human rights organizations said today. Four activists were arrested on July 14 and 15, 2017 in Mbuji-Mayi and five others on July 31 in Lubumbashi.

source: AllAfrica News: Congo-Kinshasa