Daily Archives: May 13, 2014

IOM Conducts First Mass Oral Cholera Vaccination Campaign in South Sudan

GENEVA, Switzerland, May 13, 2014 – The start of South Sudan’s rainy season has dramatically raised the threat level of waterborne diseases, in particular cholera, for an estimated 86,000 internally displaced persons (IDPs) sheltering in …

Africa Intelligence offers its subscribers a free mobile application

Africa Intelligence is a portal which hosts five publications providing exclusive information about Africa for a professional audience

PARIS, France, May 13, 2014 – Africa Intelligence (http://www.AfricaIntelligence.com) is today launching a mobile application for the …

Maqam Echahid redefines Algiers skyline with spectacular Philips LED digital lighting

Algiers iconic “Independence monument” illuminated with innovative, energy-efficient lighting during Philips’ fifth consecutive Cairo to Cape Town Roadshow

ALGIERS, Algeria, May 13, 2014 – Royal Philips (http://www.philips.com/africaroadshow) (AEX: PHIA, NYSE: PHG), the global leader in …

SECRETARY-GENERAL CALLS ON SOUTH SUDAN LEADERS TO ACCELERATE ‘MOMENTUM FOR PEACE’ IN SECURITY COUNCIL BRIEFING

NEW YORK, May 13, 2014 – Following is UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon’s briefing to the Security Council meeting on South Sudan, today:

Thank you for inviting me to brief you. I thank the Security Council …

Somaliland authorities arrest two journalists

NEW YORK, May 13, 2014 – A regional court in the semi-autonomous republic of Somaliland remanded two journalists into custody on Saturday after charging them with libel, false publication, and anti-state propaganda, according to news …