Daily Archives: November 18, 2018

IGAD and IDEA sign an MoU

The Intergovernmental Authority on Development (IGAD) and the International Institute for Democracy and Electoral Assistance (IDEA) on the 17th of November signed a memorandum of understanding in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. The MoU was signed by …

AFRICAN UNION LAUNCHES FUND TO FOSTER PEACE AND SECURITY

ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia- The African Union (AU), on Saturday, launched a peace fund, aimed to promote peace and security in Africa.

Speaking at the launching ceremony, Rwandan President and current AU Chairperson, Paul Kagame, said, …

UN CONCERNS OVER TRIBAL CLASHES IN LIBYA

TRIPOLI, Libya- The UN Support Mission in Libya (UNSMIL), on Saturday, expressed concern over recent tribal clashes in south-western Libya.

“UNSMIL expresses deep concern, regarding recent clashes between Mashashiya and Megarha tribes, and calls for …

NDPP selection panel names preferred candidates

The advisory panel tasked with making recommendations to the President on suitable candidates for the position of National Director of Public Prosecutions (NDPP) has presented President Cyril Ramaphosa with the names of five candidates recommended …

RAJOELINA, RAVALOMANANA GO INTO SECOND ROUND OF PRESIDENTIAL ELECTION IN MADAGASCAR

ANTANANARIVO, Madagascar- AndryRajoelina and Marc Ravalomanana, went into the second round of the presidential election in Madagascar, which will take place on Dec 19, according to provisional results released Saturday, by the Independent National Electoral …