Apr 222014
 
EnergyNet recognised by British Prime Minister and H.M. Queen Elizabeth II in Birthday Honours

LONDON, United-Kingdom, April 22, 2014/African Press Organization (APO)/ — EnergyNet (http://www.energynet.co.uk) is delighted to announce that on the advice of the British Prime Minister, the Rt Hon David Cameron, Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II will present EnergyNet Ltd. the Queens Award for Enterprise: International Trade, the UK’s highest accolade for business success. Logo: http://www.photos.apo-opa.com/plog-content/images/apo/logos/energynet.png This [...]

Apr 222014
 
SECURITY COUNCIL PRESS STATEMENT ON ATTACKS AGAINST UNITED NATIONS AND CIVILIANS IN SOUTH SUDAN

NEW YORK, April 22, 2014/African Press Organization (APO)/ — The following Security Council press statement was issued today by Council President U. Joy Ogwu (Nigeria): The members of the Security Council expressed their outrage at the recent attacks by armed groups in South Sudan that have purposefully targeted civilians as well as United Nations Mission [...]

Apr 222014
 
NUSOJ Condemns the Assassination of Somali Media Worker in Mogadishu

MOGADISHU, Somalia, April 22, 2014/African Press Organization (APO)/ — The National Union of Somali Journalists (NUSOJ) is saddened to learn the murder of a Somali media worker in Mogadishu’s Bakaro market on late Monday, the latest in a string of violence against journalists and media workers in Somalia. Unidentified gunmen shot several times to death [...]

Apr 222014
 
AMISOM condemns the assassination of Somali Member of Parliament

ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia, April 22, 2014/African Press Organization (APO)/ — The Special Representative of the Chairperson of the African Union Commission for Somalia, Ambassador Mahamat Saleh Annadif strongly condemns the assassination of Somali Member of Parliament Isaak Mohamed Rino in Mogadishu today. Isaak Mohamed ‘Rino’ was killed in a car bomb attack as he entered [...]

Apr 222014
 
UN Special Representative for Somalia condemns murder of Somali MP

MOGADISHU, Somalia, April 22, 2014/African Press Organization (APO)/ — The Special Representative of the UN Secretary-General for Somalia (SRSG), Nicholas Kay, has condemned the murder of Isaak Mohamed Rino, a Member of the country’s Federal Parliament. Following the attack the Federal Government called for a full investigation and for the perpetrators to be brought to [...]

Apr 222014
 

JOHANNESBURG, South-Africa, April 22, 2014/African Press Organization (APO)/ — AfricaBusiness.com is an online business website about Africa. Africa Business Magazine contains following main sections: Business, Events, Interview, Green Energy, GITEX (ICT) and Travel. You can read information about current and future African and World events here http://africabusiness.com/events/. Logo: http://www.photos.apo-opa.com/plog-content/images/apo/logos/africabusiness.com.jpg If you organize conferences, exhibitions, seminars [...]

Apr 212014
 
Somaliland Authorities arrest 3 Journalists in Las-Anod for Attending Rival regional State Conference

MOGADISHU, Somalia, April 21, 2014/African Press Organization (APO)/ — The National Union of Somali Journalists (NUSOJ) condemns in the strongest terms possible the act of suppression, arbitrary arrests, threats and intimidations against the media by the Somaliland authorities, following the arbitrary arrests of three journalists in the disputed town of Las-Anod town, the latest in [...]

Apr 192014
 
UK / Foreign Secretary welcomes Presidential elections in Algeria

LONDON, United-Kingdom, April 19, 2014/African Press Organization (APO)/ — Foreign Secretary William Hague welcomes peaceful vote and congratulates the winner of Presidential elections in Algeria. Following the result of the elections in Algeria, the Foreign Secretary said: “I congratulate the Algerian people on their elections and President Bouteflika on the result. We welcome the peaceful [...]

Apr 182014
 
Canada / Baird Denounces Cowardly Attacks at UN Camp in South Sudan

OTTAWA, Canada, April 18, 2014/African Press Organization (APO)/ — Foreign Affairs Minister John Baird today issued the following statement: “Canada condemns the killing of innocent civilians seeking refuge from violence at the United Nations Mission in the Republic of South Sudan (UNMISS) base. “These cowardly attacks on defenseless civilians, including women and children, appear ethnically [...]

Apr 182014
 
Visit of Mr. Yutaka Iimura, Special Representative of the Government of Japan to the Arab Republic of Egypt

TOKYO, Japan, April 18, 2014/African Press Organization (APO)/ — 1. Given the current situation of Egypt, Mr.Yutaka Iimura, Special Representative of the Government of Japan, visited Egypt from April 15th to 17th and met Mr.Nabil Fahmi, Foreign Minister of Egypt, Dr.Nabil El-Araby, the Secretary General of the League of Arab States, and others. 2. In [...]

Apr 182014
 
Dassault Aviation to Present Flagship Falcon 7X at Marrakech Air Show

MARRAKECH, Morocco, April 18, 2014/African Press Organization (APO)/ — Dassault Aviation will present its large cabin, long range Falcon 7X (http://www.dassaultfalcon.com/7X) at the fourth Marrakech Air Show, to be held in Morocco April 23-26. It will be Dassault’s second appearance at the show, which bills itself as the foremost trade show in the African region. [...]

Apr 182014
 
Canada Announces Emergency Contribution to Fight Ebola Virus Outbreak

OTTAWA, Canada, April 18, 2014/African Press Organization (APO)/ — The Honourable Christian Paradis, Minister of International Development and La Francophonie, the Honourable John Baird, Minister of Foreign Affairs, and the Honourable Rona Ambrose, Minister of Health, today announced a joint funding contribution of $1,285,000 to address the current outbreak of the deadly Ebola virus in [...]