African Leaders Speak at UN General Assembly (Part 1)

The 72nd session of the United Nations General Assembly convened earlier this week. As noted on the UN web site, “The annual General Debate of the United Nations General Assembly is the occasion for world leaders to gather at UN Headquarters to discuss global issues.” The theme of the general debate this year is “Focusing …

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Africa News Headlines for 17 July 2018

A selection of Africa news headlines from around the globe during the past 24 hours. Liberia, Ethiopia: Africa’s Oldest Republic and Oldest Country Sign Cooperation Agreement. Source: Global News Network South African super-telescope reveals distant galaxies and black holes Source: The Guardian It’s always a good time for Irish businesses to sell in South Africa …

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South Sudan News Headlines for January 19-26, 2016

A selection of news headlines about South Sudan published during the week of January 19 to January 26, 2016. South Sudan conflict: Riek Machar says he is fully committed to peace Source: NTV South Sudan: Riek Machar wants Uganda’s Museveni to play bigger role Source: The Africa Report S. Sudanese community accuses Kiir of “failing” …

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Africa News Headlines – Pope Francis Visits Uganda – 27 November 2015

A selection of news headlines from Africa and around the globe reporting on the visit of Pope Francis to Uganda on Friday, November 27, 2015. A Pope Last Visited Uganda in 1993, Here’s What Has Changed Since Then Source: The Independent Why African countries should emulate Uganda’s stance on religious unity Source: Ventures Africa Pope …

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Uganda News Headlines for November 15-22, 2015

A selection of headlines about Uganda from publications around the globe from the week ending November 22, 2015. Uganda Country Profile 2015: Marching towards another ballot Source: The Africa Report How clean toilets are revolutionising education for girls in Uganda Source: Christian Today Yahsat, iWayAfrica sign Uganda agreement Source: Telecompaper Paris attacks: Kenya and Uganda …

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