2012-03-09 16:29:45Seychelles Explodes in Carnival Spectacle[Nairobi Star]
Last weekend saw one of the biggest carnivals on the planet as the Seychelles hosted the second edition of the Seychelles International Carnival in the capital Victoria. The carnival started with an opening reception at the Kempinksi Seychelles Resort on Thursday. Among the guests were the new Kenya Tourism Board chairman Kitili Mbathi and his wife Brenda, Seychelles tourism ambassador to Kenya Popsy Getonga and German ambassador to Kenya Margit Hellwig-Boette. The German diplomat had been in the region to
Tuesday, 08-04-15, 16:39Kerry, Egyptian FM Shoukry in Cairo[State Department] Cairo, Egypt -Secretary of State John Kerry Press Availability with Egyptian Foreign Minister Sameh Hassan Shoukry Egyptian Ministry of Foreign Affairs
Tuesday, 08-04-15, 16:37Niger's National Day[State Department] Washington, DC -On behalf of President Obama and the people of the United States, I congratulate the people of Niger as you celebrate the 55th anniversary of your independence on August 3.
Tuesday, 08-04-15, 16:19Now Obama Must Visit Nigeria[AfricaPlus] The hope that the July 20 meeting between President Barack Obama and President Muhammadu Buhari would heal the rift between their countries concerning the fight against Boko Haram was not fully realized.
Tuesday, 08-04-15, 16:12Obama vs. Dictatorship, Corruption[African Arguments] I had expected President Obama to say some tough things to Africa's rulers at the African Union in Addis Ababa last week but I expected him to make the criticisms discreetly, by inference rather than directly. He didn't.