African Petroleum Producers Organization (APPO) Secretary General Pushes Africa-wide Cooperation, Reforms to 18-Member Petroleum Producers' Organization

Dakar, Dec. 15 -- ABUJA, Nigeria, December 15, 2018/APO Group/ -- The Secretary General of the African Petroleum Producers Organization (https://YearOfEnergy2019.com/APPO/) is calling for meaningful i... Read More

Joint Press Statement between the Federal Government of Somalia and the State of Eritrea

Dakar, Dec. 14 -- MOGADISHU, Somalia, December 14, 2018/APO Group/ -- President Mohamed Abdullahi Mohamed Farmajo, President of the Federal Republic of Somalia and President Isaias Afwerki, President ... Read More

News Comment by the UN High Commissioner for Refugees, Filippo Grandi

Dakar, Dec. 14 -- GENEVA, Switzerland, December 14, 2018/APO Group/ -- "On the fifth anniversary of the start of conflict in South Sudan, UNHCR, the UN Refugee Agency, is appealing again to all partie... Read More

The AFRO: First Pan-African Cryptocurrency dedicated to Growth and Development in Africa

Dakar, Dec. 13 -- GENEVA, Switzerland, December 13, 2018/APO Group/ -- FIRST 200,000 WALLETS TO RECEIVE 50 FREE AFROs AFRO Foundation (https://AFROFoundation.org/), a non-governmental organisation ba... Read More

South Africa deposits the Instrument of Ratification of the agreement establishing the Tripartite Free Trade Area (TFTA)

Dakar, Dec. 13 -- PRETORIA, South Africa, December 13, 2018/APO Group/ -- South Africa has deposited the instrument of ratification of the Agreement establishing the Tripartite Free Trade Area (TFTA) ... Read More

Violence displaces more than 50,000 in western Niger this year

Dakar, Dec. 13 -- GENEVA, Switzerland, December 13, 2018/APO Group/ -- UNHCR, the UN Refugee Agency, is becoming increasingly troubled by ongoing violence in Niger's border areas with Mali and Burkina... Read More

South Sudan: Aid agencies appeal for $1.5 billion to reach 5.7 million people with life-saving assistance

Dakar, Dec. 13 -- JUBA, South Sudan, December 13, 2018/APO Group/ -- The humanitarian community in South Sudan has today launched an appeal for US$1.5 billion to provide urgent and life-saving assista... Read More

UN Women in Egypt Encourages Inclusiveness and Diversity to Empower Women in All Fields

Dakar, Dec. 13 -- CAIRO, Egypt, December 13, 2018/APO Group/ -- In line with UN Women's recent global strategy entitled "The Empowerment of Women and Girls with Disabilities: Towards Full and Effectiv... Read More

Nine of ten Africans unqualified for the Jobs they apply to

Dakar, Dec. 13 -- CAPE TOWN, South Africa, December 13, 2018/APO Group/ -- Close to 90% of applicants that apply to a job position are objectively not a match to the role advertised. This is caused le... Read More

Development, Diplomacy, and Defense: Promoting U.S. Interests in Africa

Dakar, Dec. 13 -- NEW YORK, United States of America, December 13, 2018/APO Group/ -- Testimony, Tibor P. Nagy, Jr., Assistant Secretary, Bureau of African Affairs House Foreign Affairs Committee Tha... Read More