Africa

James Duddridge Minister for Africa visits Ghana

By United Kingdom Foreign and Commonwealth Office Honourable Ministers, distinguished guests, The Africa I came to know in Swaziland, and later living in Cote D’Ivoire and Botswana, is a dynamic place of entrepreneurs, opportunities, an aspirant middle class and a vibrant youth culture. This is the Africa the UK Government ...

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Somali elder kills man-eating crocodile

Mogadishu, ACCRA, APRIL 5 – (dpa/GNA) – A community leader from a southern Somali town has killed a man-eating crocodile which had terrorized the area for years, witnesses said Tuesday. The five-metre crocodile was described as the biggest ever seen in Saakow, which is located about 420 kilometres south-west of ...

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Roundtable on governance issues in the multi-stakeholder responses to the Ebola Virus Disease (EVD) in West Africa

By African Union Commission (AUC) The Department of Social Affairs held a joint high-level roundtable to discuss governance issues in the multi-stakeholderresponses to the Ebola virus disease (EVD) in West Africa in partnership with IPSS, UNDP, Oxfam and Africa Peace Network at the African Union Commission (AUC) Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. ...

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