Africa News Headlines for 28 February 2015

Gabon: Where the fate of the elephant will be decided Source: The Independent Time to Renew and Enhance the African Growth and Opportunity Act Source: The Heritage Foundation China Bans Ivory Imports for 1 Year to Protect Elephants Source: ABC News/AP Nigeria’s Boko Haram as a Peasants’ Revolt Source: CFR/Africa in Transition Fighting poachers is …

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Gabonese Ambassador: Remarks for World Interfaith Harmony Week

The following remarks were delivered by His Excellency Michael Moussa-Adamo, ambassador of the Gabonese Republic to the United States, on February 19, 2015, at a luncheon in Washington, D.C., co-sponsored by the Universal Peace Federation (UPF) and The Washington Times Foundation. The topic was “On Common Ground: Love of God and the Neighbor and Love …

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Africa News Headlines for 11 February 2015

Africa is for the young – and Pope Francis knows it Source: Patheos Malawi sex debut age alarming – Gynaecologist Source: Nyasa Times Child murders in Ivory Coast spark panic over ritual killings Source: The Star Gabon head of state joins Twitter Source: Biztech Africa Are Africa’s resources cursed? Source: SAPA-DPA/IOL Brazzaville to host Digital …

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Africa News Headlines for 8 January 2015

Gabon’s president condemns terrorist attack in Paris Source: Global Times/Xinhua UN General Assembly President, SC Condemn Charlie Hebdo Terrorist Attack Source: Sputnik News Former Ugandan General Seeks Regime Change From Within Source: Voice of America US to ensure AIDs-free generation in Sub-Saharan Africa Source: SpyGhana Boko Haram threatens Cameroon in latest video Source: The Independent …

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African Heads of State Speak at 2014 UN General Assembly – Part II

Nearly every sitting African head of state has spoken during the opening debate of the 69th United Nations General Assembly, or is scheduled to do so. Here are brief excerpts from the speeches delivered on Thursday, September 25, with links to the full reported remarks, in chronological order. For the speeches by African leaders that …

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