Daily Archives: January 27, 2018

US PRES TRUMP SENDS ‘WARMEST REGARDS’ TO AFRICAN LEADERS AFTER REPORTED SLUR

DAVOS (Switzerland), US President Donald Trump on Friday asked the African Union chairman to pass on his “warmest regards” to other regional leaders at a summit this weekend, after sparking outrage with a reported slur …

UN Chief Warns African Bloc Against Conflicts of Interests in South Sudan

U.N. Secretary-General Antonio Guterres has warned countries of the regional bloc of the Intergovernmental Authority on Development (IGAD) against taking sides in the internal affairs of South Sudan.

In a speech Saturday in Addis Ababa, …

CORRUPTION MAJOR HURDLE FOR AFRICA INDEPENDENCE, SAYS AU’S MAHAMAT

ADDIS ABABA, AU Commission Chairperson Moussa Faki Mahamat says if African States manage to stop corruption, there would be no need for external assistance.

The figures in different reports of experts show that the resources …

President Zuma to host the Nelson Mandela Centenary Dinner on the margins of the AU Summit in Ethiopia

President Jacob Zuma will today, 27 January 2018 host a Dinner to commemorate the Centenary celebrations of President Nelson Mandela on the sidelines of the 30th Ordinary Session of the Assembly of Heads of State …

SOUTH AFRICA: FREE STATE GOVT COMMITS TO COOPERATE WITH THE HAWKS

PRETORIA, South Africa’s Free State Provincial Government has committed to fully cooperate with the Hawks as they investigate matters relating to allegations of impropriety at Vrede Dairy Farm.

The Hawks are South Africa’s Directorate for …