According to Ambassador Pressman, the US believes that enhanced focus on good governance by the countries of the region is essential.
24 hours ago
In the aftermath of the attack, Tunisia's president Beji Caid Essebsi declared a state of emergency throughout the country and a curfew in the capital.
5 days ago
Dr. Gamboa serves his country in the Angola Consulate General. He helps his country do business with agriculture, technology and tourism companies.
15:00 Nov 10, 2015
Somali National Olympic Committee Secretary General, Duran Ahmed Farah, and a three-member delegation, visited athletes in a training session at Hillingdon athletic club
21:43 Sep 24, 2015
Mr. Kirby says the deadly raids are examples of the horrific violence that Boko Haram continues to use to terrorize civilians in northeast Nigeria and the Lake Chad Basin region.
05:48 Sep 2, 2015
Four people died in a suicide blast in the Chadian city Maiduguri. Also in northern Cameroon, 11 people were killed when two women blew themselves up.
22:37 Jul 20, 2015
Burundi citizens asserted it is unconstitutional for Mr. Nkurunziza to run for another term, as laws say the president can only run two terms.
18:57 Jul 15, 2015
In fact, thousands have been killed, more than 2.2 million displaced, and 4.6 million people remain at risk of life-threatening hunger since December 2013.
06:38 Jul 14, 2015
On May 9 Liberia had gone 42 days without a new Ebola case and was declared free of the disease, but new cases have occurred.
07:21 Jul 4, 2015
The signing ceremony was attended by Ramtane Lamamra, foreign minister of Algeria and Tuareg rebels. Algeria was hailed for leading international efforts to mediate the peace talks.
17:07 Jun 25, 2015
Militants launched a deadly suicide attack in neighboring Chad that killed at least 24 people. Chadian forces retaliated by launching operations against Boko Haram bases in Nigeria.
06:19 Jun 21, 2015
Chairman of Somali Independent Media Houses Association connents on Somali government directive for journalists to call alshabaab UGUS or the group that massacres the Somali people.
01:47 May 14, 2015
Human Rights Watch said US secretary of state John Kerry missed three major issues during his unannounced surprise visit to the Somali capital Mogadishu on 5th May.
06:12 May 9, 2015
The Somali government wants media outlets to refer to Alshabaab as UGUS, meaning the Group that Massacres the Somali People, further endangering journalists.
19:37 May 7, 2015
Somali media marked world press freedom day on Sunday in Mogadishu, to give recognition for the sacrifices made in the struggle for freedom of the press.
19:22 May 3, 2015
More than 30 Somali refugees traveling in a convoy from their refugee camp to the port city of Aden were killed when a missile struck the vehicles they were in.
23:01 May 2, 2015
Sometimes the reports Somali journalists make that put them at risk. Stories on politics, the security situation or other sensitive issues are the most dangerous.
15:56 May 1, 2015
Witnesses said more than nine were killed but this has not been confirmed yet. The UN staff were being driven in a 3 minute commute from their guest houses to work.
21:09 Apr 22, 2015
Further studies in the hunting habits of a group of chimpanzees prove more females than males use tools to hunt prey.
06:44 Apr 20, 2015
Violence first targeted shops owned by foreign nationals, largely from Somalia and Ethiopia. The incident brought fear against all African foreigners, leaving many feeling terrified and hopeless.
06:40 Apr 20, 2015