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Ghana: An Open Letter to Israel's Ambassador to Ghana
[Ghana Star] An open letter to Israel's Ambassador to Ghana
AllAfrica | 21-Apr-2017 09:58

Tourist Board Launches Strategy to Woo Israeli Tourists
[Daily News] The Tanzania Tourist Board (TTB) has launched a robust strategy to market the local tourism sector in Israel, expressing confidence that it has enough funds to implement the initiative.
AllAfrica | 21-Apr-2017 08:32

Uganda: Museveni Throws Out Officials On Qatar Trip
[Monitor] Kampala -President Museveni single-handedly picked the list of government officials in the delegation accompanying him to a three-day State visit to oil producing Qatar in the Middle East, according to highly placed sources.
AllAfrica | 21-Apr-2017 08:22

Somalia: WFP Sends Food Aid From UAE to Drought-Hit Somalia
[Shabelle] A total of $272 million is needed by the United Nations World Food Programme in a span of five months to bring the malnutrition problem that has taken over drought-hit Somalia under control.
AllAfrica | 20-Apr-2017 14:16

Terror Attack Will Not Deter UAE's Mission to Somalia
[Shabelle] A convoy from the Emirates Red Crescent was hit by a terrorist bomb while trying to deliver aid in drought-stricken Somalia on Wednesday.
AllAfrica | 20-Apr-2017 14:16

Tanzania: Tanzania Courts Tourists From Israel As Ties Blossom
[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Tanzania targets Israel as its new tourist market.
AllAfrica | 20-Apr-2017 12:58

Tanzania: Former Israeli PM Hails Tanzania's Tourist Attractions
[Daily News] Former Israel Prime Minister, Ehud Barak has pledged to arrange another tour after being impressed by Tanzania's unique tourist attractions.
AllAfrica | 20-Apr-2017 10:48

Uhuru to Launch Multi-Billion Arabic Academy in Karen
[Nation] President Uhuru Kenyatta is expected to launch a multi-billon Arabic academy that will admit 1,000 students from 21 countries.
AllAfrica | 19-Apr-2017 15:46

Sudan: Partnering With the Gulf Countries
[SudaNow] The Sudanese-Gulf relations are moving into new heights following the last trip by President Omar Al-Bashir to both Kuwait and Bahrain last week, where he announced that a memorandum of understanding on strategic partnership is to be signed between Sudan and the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) during a foreign ministers' meeting. Sudan will be the third country to sign such agreement following those already sealed with Morocco and Jordan. Those agreements cover investments, trade in addition to military coo
AllAfrica | 19-Apr-2017 15:19

Somalia: Qatar Charity Launches Relief Projects in Somalia
[Shabelle] A delegation from Qatar Charity (QC) headed by Sheikh Hamad bin Fahd bin Abdulaziz Al Thani has visited Somalia to observe the worsening humanitarian situation there.
AllAfrica | 19-Apr-2017 13:44

South Africa: Still No Word on Abducted Journalist on His 39th Birthday
[News24Wire] There are no updates on the whereabouts of South African photojournalist Shiraaz Mohamed since his kidnapping three months ago, his former wife Shirley Govender says.
AllAfrica | 19-Apr-2017 11:18

Sudan: Saudi Arabia Ambassador to Sudan Underlined the Depth and Strength of Relations Between Sudan and Saudi Arabia
[SNA] Khartoum -The Saudi Arabian ambassador to the Sudan, Ali Bin Hassan Jaafar, has underlined the strength and depth of ties linking his country with the Sudan, expressing appreciation for the efforts exerted to facilitate the Hajj and Umra for the Muslims and the developments in the Hajj preparations within the Sudan.
AllAfrica | 18-Apr-2017 10:41

Sudan: Edam - Preparations for Arab Conference On Rehabilitation and Development Completed
[SNA] Khartoum -Sudan has completed all preparations for the Arab Conference for Rehabilitation and Development in Sudan, which was adopted by the League of Arab States and to be organized in the last quarter of this year in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.
AllAfrica | 18-Apr-2017 10:41

Kenya: Gulf Countries Show Appetite for Kenya Trade
[Nation] Gulf nations are seeking to help their firms venture into Kenya in a renewed bid to grab a piece of the local economy and rebuild relations following moments of suspicion.
AllAfrica | 18-Apr-2017 08:32

Sudan: FVP to Address Workshop of Arab Conference On Development and Reconstruction in Sudan
[SNA] Khartoum -The meeting of the Executive Committee emanated from the Higher Committee for the Conference on Development and Reconstruction in Sudan chaired by the Minister of Welfare and Social Security, Mashaer Al-Dawalab, has approved the holding of the preparatory Workshop of the conference which is sponsored and will be addressed, next Tuesday, by the First Vice-President and National Prime Minister, General, Bakri Hassan Saleh, at Corinthia Hotel.
AllAfrica | 17-Apr-2017 12:22

East Africa: Kenya to Export 100,000 Workers to Saudi Arabia
[East African] Kenya may soon export 100,000 workers to Saudi Arabia if negotiations between the two countries bear fruit while Qatar is willing to open its market for Kenyan meat.
AllAfrica | 17-Apr-2017 10:33

Tanzania: Former Israel Premier Impressed By Tanzania Tourism Attractions
[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Former Israel Prime Minister, Mr Ehud Barak, has praised the government for the way it preserves the country's tourist attractions.
AllAfrica | 17-Apr-2017 10:02

Ethiopia: Govt Admonishes Illegal Ethiopians in Saudi to Return Soon
[Ethiopian Herald] Ministry of Foreign Affairs indicated that only 200 Ethiopians have been repatriated from Saudi Arabia following the Gulf country's 90-day amnesty granted to nationals who want to return to their countries of origin.
AllAfrica | 14-Apr-2017 14:32

Legislative election of 4 May - Arab League to dispatch 100 observers
[Algerie Presse Service] Algiers -At least 100 observers will be dispatched by the Arab League to Algeria by the end of March, ahead of the legislative elections of 4 May, said Monday in Algiers the head of the League's Electoral Affairs Department, Ambassador Hadia Sabry.
AllAfrica | 14-Apr-2017 14:18

Sudan: Defense Minister Meets Speaker of Bahrain House of Representatives
[SNA] Khartoum -Defense Minister, General, Awad Mohammed Ahmed Ibn Au received, at his office, Thursday, the visiting Speaker of Bahrain House of Representatives and the accompanied delegation.
AllAfrica | 14-Apr-2017 10:33

Sudan: Al-Basher Meets Speaker Bahrain House of Representatives
[SNA] ?khartoum -President of the Republic, Field Marshal, Omer Al-Basher met, Thursday, at the Guest House, the Visiting Speaker of Bahrain House of Representatives, Ahmed Ibrahim Al-Mala who said in a press statement that the meeting discussed means for supporting the Arab parliaments to the security and stability of the Arab countries.
AllAfrica | 14-Apr-2017 10:33

Kenya: Agencies Sending Workers to Middle East to Be Vetted, Says Ministry
[Nation] The mistreatment of Kenyan workers in Gulf countries will soon be a thing of the past according to the Ministry of labour.
AllAfrica | 13-Apr-2017 08:51

Kenya: Woman Learned of Niece's Death in Saudi Arabia Via Facebook
[Nation] Ms Gladys Okondo first received the news of her niece's death through the social media site Facebook.
AllAfrica | 13-Apr-2017 06:18

Africa: Water the Odds - a Paradigm Shift in Middle East Water Industry
[PR Newswire] Dubai -Are solution providers ready to ride the tech infusion wave? Frost & Sullivan's Energy and Environment team identifies growth opportunities in the increasingly conducive water sector
AllAfrica | 12-Apr-2017 17:58

Sudan: Khartoum to Host Geographers Forum in December
[SNA] Khartoum -Khartoum will hold during December 18 - 20 the Arab Geographers Forum with participation of geographers' societies from the Arab countries, Uganda, Chad, France, Britain and the United States.
AllAfrica | 12-Apr-2017 11:00

Egypt: Sudan Ambassador to Egypt Visit Sudanese Held in Qanatir Prison
[SNA] Cairo -The Sudanese ambassador to Cairo, Abdul Mahmood Abdul Haleem, has paid a visit to the Sudanese nationals currently held in Qanatir prison in Egypt
AllAfrica | 12-Apr-2017 10:30

Sudan: Dr. Gholamuddin Osman - Sudanese Banking Sector Is Most Developed in Arab World in 2016
[SNA] Khartoum -The Sudanese banking sector was the most developed in the Arab region, registering a growth rate of 15.3% by the end of the third quarter of the year 2016, the Secretary-General of the National Fund for Housing and Development, Dr. Gholamuddin Othman, announced.
AllAfrica | 12-Apr-2017 10:30

Sudan: Al-Basher - Kuwaiti Fund Is the Major Donor for Development Projects in Sudan
[SNA] Kuwait -President of the Republic, Field Marshal, Omer Al-Basher has pointed out that Kuwait has been financing all the development and strategic projects in Sudan without demanding repayment of the debts, describing the Kuwaiti Fund as the major donor for Sudan development projects.
AllAfrica | 12-Apr-2017 10:30

Sudan: President Al-Bashir and Emir of Kuwait Holdtalks
[SNA] Kuwait -President of the Republic, Field Marshal Omer Al-Bashir, and the Emir of Kuwait, H.H. Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmed Al-Jaber Al-Sabah, held Tuesday joint talks in the presence of ministers of the two sides.
AllAfrica | 12-Apr-2017 09:57

Sudan: President Al-Bashir Arrives in Kuwait
[SNA] Kuwait -President of the Republic, Field Marshal Omer Al-Bashir, and the accompanying delegation arrived Tuesday in Kuwait International Airport in a two-day official visit to the State of Kuwait.
AllAfrica | 12-Apr-2017 09:57

Kenya to Benefit Immensely From Deal With Qatar
[Nation] Kenya will benefit immensely from the just concluded forum in Nairobi that brought together businessmen from Qatar and Kenya.
AllAfrica | 12-Apr-2017 09:38

Families' Anguish As Daughters Come Home From Saudi Arabia in Coffins
[Nation] One morning in October last year, Christine Njeri received a phone call from the Foreign Affairs ministry, requesting her to report to their office.
AllAfrica | 12-Apr-2017 06:44

Somali President Meets Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi
[Shabelle] Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi received, at the Qasr Al Bahr Palace, Mohamed Abdullahi Farmajo, President of the Federal Republic of Somalia, who is currently visiting the country.
AllAfrica | 11-Apr-2017 15:02

Ethiopia, Qatar Vow to Take Multifaceted Relations to New Heights
[Ethiopian Herald] Prime Minister Hailemariam Dessalegn and Qatari Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al-Thani expressed commitment to enhance the two countries all-rounded relations and cooperation.
AllAfrica | 11-Apr-2017 11:32

Kenya: Kenya to Host Emir of Qatar and Crown Prince of Saudi Arabia
[Capital FM] Nairobi -Kenya is this week hosting two key leaders that include His Highness the Emir of Qatar Sheikh Tamim Bin Hamad Al-Thani and Crown Prince of Saudi Arabia His Royal Highness Prince Abdulaziz.
AllAfrica | 11-Apr-2017 10:13

Sudan, Saudi Arabia Complete Joint Air Force Exercise
[Radio Dabanga] Merowe -On Sunday, a joint military training of the Sudanese Air Force and its Saudi counterpart was concluded at Merowe in northern Sudan, in the presence of President Omar Al Bashir.
AllAfrica | 11-Apr-2017 10:06

Al-Basher to Start Kuwait Visit Tomorrow, Tuesday
[SNA] Khartoum -President of the Republic, Field Marshal, Omer Al-Basher will start, tomorrow, Tuesday, a two day-visit to Kuwait in response to an invitation extended by the Amir of Kuwait, Sheikh , Sabah Al-Ahmed Al-Jaber Al-Sabah.
AllAfrica | 11-Apr-2017 09:38

Somalia: Lawmaker Welcomes UAE's Efforts to Rebuild Somalia
[Shabelle] A member of Somali Parliament Zakariye Hajji Mohamed has welcomed UAE's efforts to rebuild Somali National Army (SNA) and other key developmental projects in the country.
AllAfrica | 10-Apr-2017 14:58

Ghandor - Our Relations With Arab Countries Are At Their Best
[SNA] Khartoum -The Minister for foreign Affairs, Professor Ibrahim Ghandour, on Sunday stressed that Sudan's relations with Arab countries are at their level best, and relations with African and Asian countries are witnessing huge improvement and progress.
AllAfrica | 10-Apr-2017 14:48

Sudan: President Al-Bashir Commends Saudi Arabia's Investments in Sudan
[SNA] Karima -President of the Republic, Field Marshal Omer Al-Bashir has lauded the Saudi Arabia investments in various fields in the Country.
AllAfrica | 10-Apr-2017 11:29

Sudan: President Al-Bashir Praises Sudanese and Saudi Armed Forces
[SNA] Merowe -President of the Republic and Supreme Commander of the Armed Forces, Field Marshal Omer Al-Bashir, has praised the Sudanese Armed Forces which has been able, through its external participations and distinguished professional performance, to play a pivotal role in bolstering Sudan's relations with the sisters in Saudi Arabia and all the Gulf states, which are participating in Arab Alliance for supporting the legitimacy and restoring security and stability in Yemen.
AllAfrica | 10-Apr-2017 11:29

Saudi Air Force Commander - Blue Shield Reflects Sudanese - Saudi Relations Depth
[SNA] Merowe -The commander of the Saudi Royal Airforce, Lt General Mohamed Bin Salih Al Utaibi, has expressed Saudi appreciation of the joint military, security economic and military training cooperation between the Sudan and his country
AllAfrica | 10-Apr-2017 11:29

Sudan: President Al-Bashir Lauds Commitment of Saudi Arabia to Its Duties in Supporting Arab and Islamic Nations
[SNA] Merowe -President of the Republic and Supreme Commander of the Armed Forces, Field Marshal Omer Al-Bashir, has lauded Saudi Arabia which has been living up to its ethical duties toward the whole Arab and Islamic nations and its role in presenting initiatives and leading the strategic alliances to protect the Arab and Islamic nations from risks.
AllAfrica | 10-Apr-2017 11:29

Uganda: Export of Domestic Workers Is Slavery Dressed Up As Greener Pastures
[Monitor] Kuwait was in the news recently following a 12-second video that was posted online, of a maid falling seven floors from a window. The video was filmed and uploaded onto social media by her employer, a Kuwaiti woman. The maid is an Ethiopian woman.
AllAfrica | 10-Apr-2017 07:14

Ethiopia: Qatari Emir Sheikh Tamim to Arrive Monday
[Ethiopian Herald] Emir of Qatar Sheikh Tamim Bin Hamad Al Thani will arrive here Monday (April 10, 2017) for a two-day state visit, the country's Embassy in Ethiopia disclosed.
AllAfrica | 07-Apr-2017 17:18

Over 200 Human Trafficking Victims Back Home - Official
[The Herald] Over 200 people who were victims of human trafficking to Kuwait and Saudi Arabia have been repatriated, Home Affairs Permanent Secretary Mr Melusi Matshiya has said. Mr Matshiya said this after meeting the Senate Thematic Committee on Human Rights on Wednesday to discuss the impact of human trafficking in Zimbabwe. "As of now we have had over 200 people who have been repatriated and mostly from Kuwait and Saudi Arabia," he said.
AllAfrica | 07-Apr-2017 09:16

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