Ethiopia: China-Africa Expo Opens In Addis Ababa

December 3, 2018 The 1st China-Africa Expo opened in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia at the exhibition center today. The event will focus on deepening a comprehensive partnership of Ethiopia and China to encourage the cooperation of industry and commerce of the two countries. In his opening remark, Engineer Melaku Ezezew, President of the Ethiopian Chamber of

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EU pressed to shore up funds for South Sudan

By NIKOLAJ NIELSEN BRUSSELS, 3. DEC, 17:27 The EU and other donors are being pressed to front-load money to stave off starvation in South Sudan amid a troubled ceasefire among warring factions. The insecurity has humanitarian aid workers on guard following revelations last week of the mass rape of some 125 women and girls on a

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Turkey and Venezuela to shape ‘magnificent’ future

Other countries should not interfere with Venezuela’s commercial and economic activities, says Venezuela’s Nicolas Maduro  home > world, americas 04.12.2018  Ahmet Salih Alacacı  Ankara    By Muhammed Emin Canik CARACAS, Venezuela Venezuela’s president said on Monday that his nation and Turkey have a “magnificent” future to build together. Speaking at a joint press conference with Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, Nicholas Maduro

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Image of Gabon’s Bongo surfaces from Morocco

By CGTN Africa The latest image of Gabon’s president Ali Bongo has surfaced also two months after he took medical leave. The Moroccan Royal Palace issued a hand out picture of King Mohammed VI sitting next to Bongo who was smiling at him and dressed in a turban and djellaba robe. The Moroccan ruler visited

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Turkish health sciences academy opens in Sudan

DAILY SABAH WITH AA– ISTANBUL Turkey’s University of Health Sciences (UHS) opened a branch in Sudan yesterday. Inaugurated by Sudanese President Omar al-Bashir at an official ceremony, Niyala Health Services Academy follows a 2017 pledge by Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan to open a university in Sudan. Speaking at the ceremony, Bashir said the academy

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New Saudi Investments in Sudan’s Agriculture

Monday, 3 December, 2018 – 10:45 Sudanese farmers prepare their land for agriculture on the banks of the river Nile in Khartoum. (Reuters) Khartoum – Saif al-Yazel Babaker Saudi Arabia and Sudan have launched a new agricultural partnership as part of the implementation of the Arab food security initiative. High hopes are pinned on this

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Sudan allows local private sector firms to export gold

DECEMBER 3, 2018 Khalid Abdelaziz By Khalid Abdelaziz KHARTOUM, Dec 3 (Reuters) – Sudan will allow local private sector firms to export gold, Prime Minister Moataz Moussa said on Monday, relaxing the central bank’s grip over exports of the metal as the government tries to shore up the country’s struggling economy. The measure is part

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AU: Inclusive Conference for Libyan Factions Next Days

SMC- African Union High-Level committee on Libya, headed by the President of the Republic of Congo is working with the Libya’s government and all the Libyan parties to find a peaceful solution to end the Libyan crisis. Speaking to SMC, the African Union Commissioner for Social Affairs and Chairperson’s special Envoy to Libya Amira Elfadil

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Stop exploitation of humanitarian situation in Yemen: Coalition

 2018-12-02 18 RIYADH — The Saudi-led Coalition to support legitimacy in Yemen rejects any exploitation of humanitarian situation in Yemen to achieve any political or military gains or any other goals, Dr. Abdullah Al-Rabeeah, adviser at the Royal Court and general supervisor of the King Salman Center for Relief and Humanitarian Work (KSRelief) said on Sunday.

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Iran Vows to Continue Missile Testing

Monday, 3 December, 2018 US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo speaks during a news conference at the State Department in Washington, US, November 20, 2018. REUTERS/Yuri Gripas/File Photo London – Iran affirmed Sunday that it will continue its missile testing to foster defense, and denied violating UN resolutions following testing of a missile capable of

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