Daily Archives: June 27, 2019

TRACE Awards Two Africa Teams 2019 Prize For Investigative Reporting: Stories Uncover Wartime Corruption and Bribery In Oil Sales

ANNAPOLIS, Maryland, June 27, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — The TRACE Foundation, a non-profit organization established by TRACE to support projects that encourage greater commercial transparency, last night announced the winners of the 2019 TRACE Prize for Investigative Reporting at an award

On the Occasion of Djibouti National Day

On behalf of the Government of the United States, I offer my warm congratulations and best wishes to the people and Government of Djibouti as you celebrate the 42nd anniversary of your independence. The partnership our two countries share benefits our...

On the Occasion of Djibouti National Day

On behalf of the Government of the United States, I offer my warm congratulations and best wishes to the people and Government of Djibouti as you celebrate the 42nd anniversary of your independence. The partnership our two countries share benefits our...

On a trek to safety, Somalis risk all in Libya (By Louise Donovan)

Held captive by gun-toting smugglers at a warehouse in southern Libya, newlywed Somali refugee Maryam* was taken from her husband Ahmed* and raped � repeatedly � over several months. Only when she became pregnant was she returned to him. They forced

British High Commissioner Bids Farewell to President Dr Julius Maada Bio in Freetown

State House, Freetown The outgoing British High Commissioner to Sierra Leone, Guy Warrington, has today bid farewell to His Excellency President Dr Julius Maada Bio at State House.While presenting the High Commissioner, Acting Minister of Foreign Affai...

Ethiopia, AU Float Proposal for Peace in Sudan

CAIRO - Sudan's protest movement on Thursday said it received a new, joint proposal from the African Union and Ethiopia for a solution to the crisis in Sudan. In recent weeks, Ethiopia and the AU have been mediating between the