Daily Archives: March 11, 2019

As China Prevails, France’s Macron Shuffles His Cards in Djibouti

DJIBOUTI/ADDIS ABABA French President Emmanuel Macron on Tuesday sought to reassert the importance of France in its former colony Djibouti with Paris increasingly fearing China’s muscular role in Africa as it expands economic and military …

Free State Economic, Small Business Development, Tourism and Environmental Affairs celebrates World Consumer Rights Day, 15 Mar

The Free State Department of Economic, Small Business Development, Tourism and Environmental Affairs through its Consumer Protection Office will be celebrating the World Consumer Rights Day which is observed annually on the 15th of March.…

Family Remembers Crash Victim as ‘Loved, Generous’

His sister described him as “open, sociable and likable.”

Siraje Hussein Abdi, 32, was on his way to meet his sister and brother in Nairobi Sunday when the Ethiopian Airlines Boeing 737 Max 8 jet …

Minister Ayanda Dlodlo accepts ethics committee outcome

Minister for Public Service and Administration, Ms Ayanda Dlodlo has today, Monday, 11 March 2019, noted the outcome of the ethics committee regarding her non-disclosure of details pertaining to a 2016 trip.

“As the record …

State Department and U.S. Agency for International Development FY 2020 Budget Request

The President’s FY 2020 budget request proposes $40 billion for the State Department and U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID). The FY 2020 budget request provides the necessary resources to protect United States citizens, increase …