Monthly Archives: January 2017

CTA Brussels Briefings on Regional Trade in Africa

Brussels – The next Brussels Development Briefing n.47 on the subject of “Regional Trade in Africa: Drivers, Trends and Opportunities” will take place on 3rd February 2017 at ACP Secretariat headquarters.

Trade and …

UN: Millions of Children Caught in Conflict Risk Death From Malnutrition

GENEVA � Millions of children caught in conflict and other crises are at risk of dying from severe acute malnutrition if they do not receive life-saving therapeutic treatment.

This stark warning came as the U.N. …

European Union Provides Critical Support To WFP As Lean Season Peaks In Mozambique

The United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) welcomes a contribution of Euros 9.8 million (US$10.8 million) from the European Union to support its humanitarian operations in Mozambique.

The contribution comes as the country is responding …

Oakbay Investments responds to Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan’s affidavit

Oakbay Investments ( today responded to the affidavit filed by South Africa’s Finance Minister, Pravin Gordhan.

A spokesperson for Oakbay Investments said:

Today#39;s affidavit is a case of reverse victim syndrome. The applicant proactively came …

What Trump’s policies mean for Somalia and security in East Africa

If Al Shabbab seems less fleet-footed and lethal today than it did a year and a half ago, part of the credit must go to the US. It now looks like President Trump — who …

Europe’s refugee colonialism

In August 2015 when Germany’s Chancellor Angela Merkel declared an open-door policy for Syrian refugees — the first and only European country to do so — it seemed possible Europe would take a different course

Gambia: Adama Barrow is back!

After weeks of a political impasse, The Gambia’s new President Adama Barrow returned home yesterday. Barrow landed at the airport in the capital Banjul. Dressed in flowing white robes called the “Haftan,” Barrow shook …

Publicis Groupe Governance as of June 1, 2017

  • Arthur Sadoun named Chairman & CEO
  • Steve King to join the Management Board (Directoire)
  • Maurice Lévy nominated to take on role of Chairman of the Supervisory Board (Conseil de Surveillance)

The Publicis Groupe [Euronext Paris:

President Faure at the African Union Summit in Addis Ababa

The President of the Republic, Mr. Danny Faure will be attending the 28thOrdinary Session of the Assembly of the African Union (AU Summit), which will be held in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia on 30 and 31 …