Daily Archives: August 22, 2016

Stolen! Celebratory banner in honour of Bishop Auckland Olympic hero Amy Tinkler goes missing

THIEVES are being blamed for taking down a banner in honour of North-East Olympic hero, Amy Tinkler.

The gymnast – the youngest member of Team GB at 16 –¬†won bronze at the Rio Games.…

Scale of fire deaths across region revealed

AN in depth investigation into deaths across the region caused by fires found there were no working smoke alarms in a third of fatalities.

Researchers found early evening is the deadliest time for fatal fires, …

Africa: United States Concerned by the Death of Gambian Opposition Member Ibrima Solo Krummah

United States Concerned by the Death of Gambian Opposition Member Ibrima Solo Krummah

Press Statement

Mark C. Toner
Deputy Department Spokesperson

Washington, DC
August 22, 2016


The United States is deeply concerned by the death

Africa: Remarks at the Young African Leaders Initiative and Mandela Washington Fellows Event

Remarks at the Young African Leaders Initiative and Mandela Washington Fellows Event

Remarks

John Kerry
Secretary of State

Rosa Kempinski Hotel
Nairobi, Kenya
August 22, 2016


SECRETARY KERRY: Thank you, sir. Thank you. Thank you,

Africa: Remarks With Kenyan Foreign Minister Amina Mohamed

Remarks With Kenyan Foreign Minister Amina Mohamed

Remarks

John Kerry
Secretary of State

Nairobi, Kenya
August 22, 2016


FOREIGN MINISTER MOHAMED: I am delighted to welcome Secretary John Kerry back to Nairobi, and for a