TILLERSON confirms that Trump was joking when he called Africa SHITHOLE
U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson, flanked by his chief of staff Margaret Peterlin (L), meets with Ethiopia Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, March 8, 2018. Tillerson Reaffirms US Commitment to Africa ADDIS ABABA, ETHIOPIA (VOA) — U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson has re-affirmed the U.S. commitment to Africa, two months after President Donald Trump’s reported derogatory comments about the continent. “I think the United States commitment to Africa is quite clear in terms of the importance we place on the relationship,” said Tillerson at the African Union headquarters in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. “The president himself wroteRead More
SOMALIA: Musveni orders compulsory joint operations between his army and Somalian forces
AMISOM boss orders compulsory joint operations with Somali army Securing the Mogadishu-Johwar supply route is the other urgent assignment that Owoyesigire gave the troops. AMISOM insertbig.jpg ENSURING PEACE IN SOMALIARead More
BURUNDI: UN Envoy urges leaders to ‘seize opportunities for national unity and peace’
UN Photo/Martine Perret Weapons being burnt during the official launch of the Disarmament, Demobilization, Rehabilitation and Reintegration (DDRR) process in Muramvya, Burundi. (file) UN NEWS – The Secretary-General’s Special Envoy for Burundi,Read More
AFRICA: EAC countries record 25pct drop in foreign direct investment – CORRUPTION, HUMAN RIGHTS ABUSES, NEPOTISM HAVE A PRICE!
EAC records drop in foreign direct investment Foreign direct investment (FDI) to East Africa declined by 25.3 per cent to $6.6 billion last year, down from $8.8 billion in 2016.Read More