DIASPORA | DIASPORA

27-Feb-2020 to 22:38

Ethiopians in US stage demo over controversial dam

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — Hundreds of Ethiopian demonstrators on Thursday took to the streets of the US capital Washington to demand that the United States and the World Bank back off from allegedly meddling in talks over the future of a controversial dam over the Nile river.

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03-Aug-2018 to 18:01

Kenyan lawyer secures global elective seat unopposed

APA-Nairobi (Kenya) — A leading Kenyan lawyer and legal scholar has received a rare opportunity to sit on the globally renowned Chartered Institute of Arbitrators (CIArb) Board of Trustees.

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12-Jan-2017 to 09:49

Kenyan diaspora play key role in economy-President

APA-Nairobi (Kenya) — President Uhuru Kenyatta has applauded the role played by the Kenyan diaspora in economic growth disclosing that remittances from Kenyans living abroad hit 1.6 billion shillings mark ($10 million) in 2015.

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15-Sep-2016 to 13:24

Cameroon records CFAF585bn remittance in 2015

APA – Douala (Cameroun) — The funds transferred by Cameroonians in the diaspora to their native country in 2015 amounted to nearly CFA 585 billion francs, according to a rapport of the British firm WorldRemit on Thursday.

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16-Aug-2016 to 09:04

Sudan to evacuate 200 trapped citizens from Libya

APA-Khartoum (Sudan) — Sudanese and Libyan armies are coordinating to evacuate more than 200 Sudanese citizens trapped near the Libyan city of Benghazi, the Sudanese ministry of foreign affairs disclosed on Monday.

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30-Jul-2016 to 15:20

Ethiopian Diaspora urged to support country’s renaissance

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — The government of Ethiopia has called upon all Ethiopians in the Diaspora to support the renaissance of their country of origin by engaging in investment at home.

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25-Apr-2015 to 13:24

Mozambique PM urges S/Africa returnees to forget pain

APA-Maputo (Mozambique) — Mozambican Prime Minister Carlos Agostinho do Rosario told the returning victims of the anti-immigrant violence in South Africa to transform the pain caused by the wave of xenophobic violence into an internal force for the development of the country, the local media reported on Saturday.

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