Daily Archives: March 8, 2014

Rwanda: Pretoria, Kigali Expel Each Other’s Diplomats

Kigali — The Rwanda government has expelled six South African diplomats from Kigali for alleged involvement in espionage, impeccable sources in Kigali have told CAJ News on Friday.

Rwanda’s Ministry of foreign affairs Louis Mushikiwabo

UN Envoy to Somalia urges greater role for women in state-building

MOGADISHU, Somalia, March 8, 2014 The Special Representative of the UN Secretary-General for Somalia, Nicholas Kay, joins the Somali people in celebrating International Women’s Day, and urges the Federal Government to broaden opportunities for …

Burundi: Pillay denounces increasing restrictions on political and civil rights ahead of 2015 elections

GENEVA, Switzerland, March 8, 2014 UN High Commissioner for Human Rights Navi Pillay on Friday expressed concern at the increasing restrictions on civil and political rights in Burundi, following a series of violent acts …

Partners harmonise AIDS, tuberculosis and malaria strategies for Africa

BRAZZAVILLE, Republic of the Congo, March 8, 2014 With the deadline of the Millennium Development Goals fast approaching over 60 partners from the African Union, Regional Economic Communities, civil society, UN organisations and development …

Statement by NSC Spokesperson Caitlin Hayden on National Security Advisor Susan E. Rice’s Travel to the United Arab Emirates and Djibouti

WASHINGTON, March 8, 2014 National Security Advisor Susan E. Rice is traveling to the United Arab Emirates and Djibouti from March 6-8. In the United Arab Emirates she is meeting with senior Emirati officials …