DIPLOMATIE | DIPLOMACY

26-Sep-2019 to 10:01

Kenya appeals for support for UNSC bid

APA-Nairobi(Kenya) — President Uhuru Kenyatta has appealed to United Nations Member States to support Kenya's bid for a non-permanent seat on the UN Security Council during the elections slated for June next year.

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23-Sep-2019 to 13:46

Liberia welcomes visiting ECOWAS parliamentarians

APA-Monrovia (Liberia) — Liberia President George Manneh Weah, has expressed sincere gratitude to the Parliament of the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) for choosing Liberia to convene their Extraordinary Summit.

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23-Sep-2019 to 13:36

Abuja’s diplomatic community, others condole with Liberia

APA-Monrovia (Liberia) — The Liberian Embassy in Abuja has been receiving dozens of condolence messages in the aftermath of the tragic September 18 fire incident that claimed the lives of nearly 30 Liberian students including a teacher at the Islamic Daawa School in Paynesville, Liberia.

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21-Sep-2019 to 11:12

Ramaphosa urges West to remove Zimbabwe sanctions

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — South African President Cyril Ramaphosa has called on the West to remove its international sanctions slapped on Zimbabwe to enable the Southern African country recover from its current economic malaise.

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21-Sep-2019 to 09:48

Gambia apologises to Beijing over Taiwan gaffe

APA-Banjul (The Gambia) — The Foreign Affairs ministry in Banjul has issued a statement on Friday apologising to Beijing over a gaffe by President Adama Barrow who mistakenly referred to Taiwan instead of China during his state of the nation address.

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20-Sep-2019 to 19:42

Kenyatta holds bilateral talks with Singapore Premier

APA-Nairobi(Kenya) — President Uhuru Kenyatta on Friday held bilateral talks with Singapore Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong where the two leaders agreed to boost trade and cooperation between Kenya and the Asian nation.

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18-Sep-2019 to 15:08

Ethiopia rejects Egypt dam-filling proposal

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — Ethiopia has rejected a proposal tabled by Egypt over the process of filling the reservoir of the controversial Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD) being built on the Blue Nile.

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