Jun 032014
 
IOM Receives New Ethiopian Diaspora Donation through USAIM

GENEVA, Switzerland, June 3, 2014/African Press Organization (APO)/ — The US Association of International Migration (USAIM), IOM’s non profit partner in the United States, has received another donation of USD 50,000 from the Ethiopian diaspora. Since the beginning of the year, the Global Alliance for the Rights of Ethiopians in Saudi Arabia has contributed USD [...]

Jun 032014
 
Immigration Officers Trained to Register Migrants in Western Tanzania

GENEVA, Switzerland, June 3, 2014/African Press Organization (APO)/ — IOM Tanzania is training a group of 40 Tanzanian immigration officials on the use of a biometric registration system recently created by IOM, in close cooperation with the Tanzanian Immigration Services Department. The system will be used for a planned registration of migrants in Western Tanzania. [...]

Jun 032014
 
Statement of Mr. Ali Al-Za'tari, UN Resident and Humanitarian Coordinator, and Mr. Mohammed Adar, UNHCR Representative in Sudan on South Sudan Refugees in Sudan

KHARTOUM, Sudan, June 3, 2014/African Press Organization (APO)/ — The United Nations welcomes the reaffirmation made by the Government of Sudan at the Oslo Humanitarian Pledging Conference for South Sudan on 20 May to maintain its borders open to South Sudanese fleeing violence and insecurity in their country. We commend and appreciate that Sudan has [...]

Jun 032014
 
Breakbulk Workshops in Dar es Salaam & Nairobi Provide Unmatched Opportunities for Professional Formation

DAR ES SALAAM, Tanzania, June 3, 2014/African Press Organization (APO)/ — Hundreds of logisticians will take part in the East African Breakbulk Workshop Series (http://www.breakbulk.com) which will deliver invaluable opportunities for professional formation via the Certificate of Achievement in Project Cargo Management. The Certificate of Achievement in Project Cargo Management is globally renowned and ISO-accredited. [...]

Jun 032014
 
WorldVentures Broadens Travel Experiences to Australia and Serbia Simultaneously

PLANO, TX, June 3, 2014/African Press Organization (APO)/ — WorldVentures™ (http://www.worldventures.com), the leading international direct seller of vacation club memberships, with presence in South Africa, Zimbabwe, Botswana and Kenya, announced its simultaneous expansion into Australia and Serbia today. Launching in Australia is WorldVentures’ first foothold in the Pacific Region, while Serbia is the company’s 16th [...]

Jun 032014
 
Nigerian business leader and philanthropist Sir Emeka Offor announces another US$1 million contribution to Rotary for its polio eradication efforts

ABUJA, Nigeria, June 3, 2014/African Press Organization (APO)/ — For the second consecutive year, Nigerian philanthropist and business leader Sir Emeka Offor (affectionately known as Sir Emeka) has donated US$1 million to Rotary’s PolioPlus program (http://www.rotary.org), which supports global efforts to eradicate the disease. Logo: http://www.photos.apo-opa.com/plog-content/images/apo/logos/rotary.png Sir Emeka announced his gift today at the organization’s [...]

Jun 032014
 
Nigerian business leader and philanthropist Sir Emeka Offor announces another US$1 million contribution to Rotary for its polio eradication efforts

ABUJA, Nigeria, June 3, 2014/African Press Organization (APO)/ — For the second consecutive year, Nigerian philanthropist and business leader Sir Emeka Offor (affectionately known as Sir Emeka) has donated US$1 million to Rotary’s PolioPlus program (http://www.rotary.org), which supports global efforts to eradicate the disease. Logo: http://www.photos.apo-opa.com/plog-content/images/apo/logos/rotary.png Sir Emeka announced his gift today at the organization’s [...]

Jun 032014
 
Under Secretary Sherman To Speak on U.S.-Somalia Strategy

WASHINGTON, June 3, 2014/African Press Organization (APO)/ — Media Note Office of the Spokesperson Washington, DC June 2, 2014 Under Secretary for Political Affairs Wendy Sherman will deliver remarks on the U.S. strategy in Somalia on Tuesday, June 3, at 11:00 a.m. at the U.S. Institute of Peace (USIP). Her remarks will address the full [...]

Jun 022014
 
USARAF Trains 4,000 Troops in Chad, Guinea, Malawi

STUTTGART, Germany, June 2, 2014/African Press Organization (APO)/ — With support from regionally aligned forces from 2nd Brigade, 1st Infantry Division out of Fort Riley, Kan., U.S. Army Africa trained more than 4,000 troops in Chad, Guinea, and Malawi in March. This USARAF training continues to provide different African nations with help in securing their [...]

Jun 022014
 
Singapore / Visit of SMS Masagos Zulkifli to Kenya and Tanzania, 3 to 9 June 2014

SINGAPORE, Singapore, June 2, 2014/African Press Organization (APO)/ — Senior Minister of State (SMS) for Foreign Affairs and Home Affairs Masagos Zulkifli will visit the Republic of Kenya and the United Republic of Tanzania from 3 to 9 June 2014. SMS Masagos will meet several political leaders and senior government officials from the aviation, port [...]