The Egyptian Minister for Youth and Sports, Ashraf Sobhi, has announced the country's intention to foster a cooperative relationship with Japan in sportive programs and activities, as well as the exchange of youth delegates. Sobhi disclosed this while meeting the Head of Japan International Cooperation Center (JICE) Yoshida Kozo on...
By Chu Maoming, China’s Consul General in Lagos Chinese President Xi Jinping made a feature address at a grand ceremony marking the centenary of the Communist Party of China (CPC) on July 1. In this keynote speech, President Xi, also General Secretary of the CPC’s Central Committee looked back on...
Political leaders in Somalia have come to a conclusive agreement on long-delayed presidential elections pointing out that the elections are now set to happen on October 10th this year. According to a statement from the office of Somalia’s Prime Minister Mohammed Hussein, the timetable for indirect parliamentary and presidential elections...
The African Development Bank (AfDB) has announced that the $430 million highway project linking Enugu to Bamenda in Cameroon expects completion in 2021 as it forms part of its investments in West Africa currently standing at 16 billion dollars. Quoted in a statement, the President of AfDB, Akinwunmi Adesina, disclosed...
The President of Liberia, George Manneh Weah, is set to deliver a special statement with expectations of wooing international businesses to take advantage of the many opportunities available to invest substantially in the country at the second Annual Liberian Business and Investment Forum which has been slated for the...