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Cabinet meeting in Conakry

Cabinet meeting in Conakry

By PV Staff. President Alpha Conde of Guinea recently presided over a cabinet meeting at the Presidential office in Conakry known as Sekhoutoureya (see (...)

| 5 days ago | 699 views

Switzerland lifts sanctions against Liberia

Switzerland lifts sanctions against Liberia

In accordance with UN Security Council Resolution 2288 (2016) of 25 May 2016, the Federal Council (of Switzerland) has decided to repeal the ordinance on (...)

| 2 weeks ago | 572 views

African countries to end AIDS, TB, Malaria 2030

African countries to end AIDS, TB, Malaria 2030

Ahead of the Meeting of the AU Summit in Kigali this month, African Union member state Experts meeting in Ndjamena last week deliberated on the key fast (...)

| 2 weeks ago | 749 views

Netanyahu meets with East African leaders

Netanyahu meets with East African leaders

PV Staff East African leaders from Uganda, Rwanda, South Sudan, Ethiopia, Zambia, Kenya and Tanzania have met with Israel’s Prime Minister Benjamin (...)

| 3 weeks ago | 646 views

"Our country is not an island"-Ali Bongo Ondimba

"Our country is not an island"-Ali Bongo Ondimba

Gabonese president Ali Bongo Ondimba (shown in photo with his wife Sylvia) recently declared that his country is not an island that to be strong Gabon (...)

| 3 weeks ago | 957 views

President Uhuru Kenyatta of Kenya in Belgium

President Uhuru Kenyatta of Kenya in Belgium

President Uhuru Kenyatta of Kenya addressed the Caribbean and Pacific (ACP) Committee of Ambassadors Wednesday morning in Brussels, Kingdom of Belgium. (...)

| 1 month ago | 909 views

A successful hunger strike in Liberia

A successful hunger strike in Liberia

Commentary By Dagbayonoh Kiah Nyanfore II, Monrovia, Liberia. For three days and three nights the youth wing of the Congress for Democratic Change (CDC) (...)

| 1 month ago | 1422 views

Zainab Bangura in Cote D'Ivoire

Zainab Bangura in Cote D’Ivoire

By PV Staff Writers. Zainab Hawa Bangura, the Special Representative of the UN Secretary-General for Sexual Violence in Conflict is in Abidjan, Cote (...)

| 2 months ago | 1657 views

Africa Day 2016: Right Livelihood Laureates speak

Africa Day 2016: Right Livelihood Laureates speak

In honour of Africa Day 2016, three Right Livelihood Award Laureates from Africa are speaking out to reverse the current trends of sexual violence on the (...)

| 2 months ago | 1207 views