Daily Archives: April 10, 2019

African Development Bank President makes strong case for increased U.S. investment in Africa

Speaking at a high-level dialogue in Washington D.C.on the sidelines of the World Bank-IMF Spring meetings, thePresident of the African Development Bank (http://www.AfDB.org), Akinwumi Adesina,saidIt is time to turn around the declining investments of …

Former South African president Zuma denies late Libyan president Gaddafi gave him $30m cash

PRETORIA, South Africa’s former President Jacob Zuma has denied an allegation by a local newspaper that the late Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi gave him $30m.According to the Sunday Times the money was to secure Col Gaddafi legal representation if he wa…

STATEMENT FROM PARLIAMENT’S PRESIDING OFFICERS ON GANGSTER STATE BOOK LAUNCH DISRUPTION

Parliament, The Presiding Officers of Parliament, led by Speaker Ms Baleka Mbete and Chairperson Ms Thandi Modise, condemn, in the strongest terms, the repulsive acts of criminality and flagrant attack on the key principles of our Constitutional democr…

UN Chief Calls for Cease-Fire in Libya

UNITED NATIONS U.N. Secretary-General Antonio Guterres has called for an end to the fighting that erupted last week between Libyan political rivals for control of the capital, Tripoli.It’s still time to stop. It’s still time for a cease-fire to take pl…