DIPLOMATIE | DIPLOMACY

23-Mar-2021 to 15:53

Ethiopia vows not to allow external intervention over Tigray

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — Ethiopia’s Deputy Prime Minister Demeke Mekonnen tells a US delegation led by Senator Chris Coons that the Ethiopian government will not allow any intervention in its internal affairs particularly in the measures being taken in Tigray region.

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23-Mar-2021 to 13:24

US blasts recall of Zimbabwe opposition lawmakers

APA-Harare (Zimbabwe) — The United States has accused the Zimbabwean government of allegedly abusing the levers of power to silence critics in the wake of a recent spate of recalls of opposition lawmakers.

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22-Mar-2021 to 12:49

Mauritania and Qatar restore full diplomatic ties

APA-Nouakchott (Mauritania) — Mauritania has reestablished diplomatic ties with Qatar, four years after relations with the Gulf state were severed, APA can report on Monday.

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22-Mar-2021 to 12:16

Ramaphosa attends Magufuli's funeral in Tanzania

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — South African President Cyril Ramaphosa is in Tanzania to attend late Tanzanian President John Magufuli’s funeral at Jamhuri Stadium in Dodoma, the country’s capital.

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21-Mar-2021 to 10:19

African ministers vow to accelerate AfCFTA's implementation

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — The meeting of the committee of experts of the Conference of African Ministers ended over the weekend ahead of this week's African Finance Ministers Meeting.

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21-Mar-2021 to 01:40

Masisi urges Ramaphosa to back Botswana’s SADC bid

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — Botswana President Mokgweetsi Masisi has lobbied President Cyril Ramaphosa to support his country’s candidate Elias Magosi for the position of Southern African Development Community (SADC) executive secretary, APA learnt on Saturday.

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18-Mar-2021 to 12:57

Ramaphosa sends condolences to Tanzania over Magufuli’s passing

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — South African President Cyril Ramaphosa on Thursday sent condolences to Tanzania following the death of President John Magufuli at a hospital in the commercial capital Dar es Salaam.

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