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The European Union Election Observation Mission welcomes the resolution of electoral complaints allowing Liberian voters to fulfill their right to elect their President

Following the 10 October ballot, the European Union Election Observation Mission (EU EOM) has been closely following election disputes, appeals and petitions raised at the NEC and before the Supreme Court of Liberia. On 3 November, the Supreme Court heard an application to suspend the second round of the presidential race scheduled for 7 November […]

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South Africa to Participate at World Trade Organisation 11th Ministerial Conference

The Minister of Trade and Industry, Dr Rob Davies and the Minister of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries, Senzeni Zokwana, together with the Deputy Minister of Trade and Industry, Bulelani Magwanishe, have arrived in Buenos Aires, Argentina for the 11th World Trade Organisation (WTO) Ministerial Conference (MC11) to be held, 10-13 December 2017. The Ministerial Conference […]

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Minister of Foreign Affairs and the Minister of National Defence condemn attack on peacekeepers in the Democratic Republic of Congo

The Honourable Chrystia Freeland, Minister of Foreign Affairs, and the Honourable Harjit S. Sajjan, Minister of National Defence, today (December 9, 2017) issued the following statement after an attack on peacekeepers in the Democratic Republic of Congo: “Canada strongly condemns the recent attack against the UN’s Organization Stabilization Mission in the Democratic Republic of Congo […]

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Parliament Statement on Passing of Struggle Veteran and Former Member of Parliament Mr. Laloo Chiba

The Presiding Officers of Parliament, National Assembly Speaker Ms. Baleka Mbete and National Council of Provinces Chairperson Ms. Thandi Modise, are deeply saddened by the passing of struggle stalwart and former Member of Parliament Mr. Laloo Chiba. On behalf of Parliament, we offer our heartfelt condolences to Mr. Chiba’s wife, Luxmi, his daughters and grandchildren […]

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