African Leaders Meet for ‘Last Push’ on AU Reforms

ADDIS ABABA, African leaders are set to gather this weekend for a special summit aimed at pushing through long-debated reforms to their pan-continental b…

African Leaders Meet for ‘Last Push’ on AU Reforms

ADDIS ABABA, African leaders are set to gather this weekend for a special summit aimed at pushing through long-debated reforms to their pan-continental b…

Mattis Cuts US Troop Numbers in Africa by 10 Percent

PENTAGON, U.S. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis is cutting hundreds of U.S. troops from Africa so he can use those resources for potential future conflicts wi…

Somalis ‘will not be deterred’ by Friday’s terror attacks – UN chief

Following Friday’s bomb attacks and gunfire in the Somali capital, Mogadishu, UN Chief Antonio Guterres on Friday expressed his faith that Somali…

Unanimously Adopting Resolution 2444 (2018), Security Council Lifts Sanctions on Eritrea, Renews Arms Embargo against Somalia

Hailing the recent and historic rapprochements in the Horn of Africa, the Security Council today decided to lift the arms embargo, travel ban, assets free…

Eritrea sanctions lifted amid growing rapprochement with Ethiopia: Security Council

A range of international sanctions imposed against Eritrea nearly a decade ago, were unanimously lifted by the Security Council on Wednesday, four month…

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Daily Press Briefing by the Office of the Spokesperson for the Secretary General

The following is a near verbatim transcript of today’s noon briefing by Farhan Haq, Deputy Spokesman for the Secretary General.

**Iraq/Kuwait

Goo…

UN Security Council Lifts Sanctions Against Eritrea

The U.N. Security Council voted unanimously Wednesday to lift sanctions against Eritrea after nearly a decade.

The targeted sanctions, in effect since D…

Comprehensive study of satellite television reception places Eutelsat as market leader across Nigeria, Cameroon and Ivory Coast

A far-reaching in-depth study, led by Nielsen, of television reception throughout Nigeria, Cameroon and Ivory Coast, has positioned Eutelsat (www.Eut…