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‘Wind of hope’ blowing through Horn of Africa says UN chief, as Ethiopia and Eritrea sign historic peace accord

There is a powerful wind of hope blowing across the Horn of Africa region, said UN chief AntonioGuterres on Sunday, in Saudi Arabia to witness the signing of a peace agreement between Ethiopia and Eritrea, …

AFRICAN UNION CALLS FOR TWO AFRICAN PERMANENT UN SECURITY COUNCIL SEATS

PRETORIA– The African Union will at the 73rd United Nations General Assembly call for the continent to be allocated two permanent seats on the UN Security Council (UNSC), South African President Cyril Ramaphosa said.

Ramaphosa …

In Mozambique, Conservationists Try to Curb Child Marriage

Girls take turns to read aloud under a tree in rural Mozambique, part of a project by Gorongosa National Park to educate them and keep them out of child marriage.

The club meetings operate in …

Former UN Secretary-General Kofi Annan laid to rest in Ghana; Guterres hails ‘exceptional global leader’

Like few today, former United Nations Secretary-General, Kofi Annan, could bring people together, put them at ease, and unite them towards a common goal, said the current UN chief, AntonioGuterres on Thursday, speaking at his …

Minister Nhlanhla Nene: Moody’s Annual Sub-Saharan Africa Summit

Speech by Minister of Finance MrNhlanhla Nene at the Moody’s Annual Sub-Saharan Africa Summit Johannesburg

Most commentators agree that South Africa’s strength is the quality of institutions charged with development and the implementation of macroeconomic …