Daily Archives: February 1, 2019

EU applauds Uganda decision to join Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative

The decision taken by Uganda#39;s Cabinet on January 28 and publicly announced by the Government of Uganda on January 29, is a very positive step towards improved public financial management and accountability of natural resources.

The European Union Delegation to …

EU applauds Uganda decision to join Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative

The decision taken by Uganda#39;s Cabinet on January 28 and publicly announced by the Government of Uganda on January 29, is a very positive step towards improved public financial management and accountability of natural resources.

The European Union Delegation to …

Al-Shabab Battles IS in Northeastern Somalia

The al-Shabab militant group has scaled up its attacks against pro-Islamic State fighters in the northeastern mountainous Somali region of Bari, experts say.

Intelligence and security officials say al-Shabab has seized two locations from pro-IS militants this week. One area …

WHO Reports Progress in Controlling Ebola in Congo

GENEVA Six months after the outbreak of Ebola was declared in the Democratic Republic of Congo’s North Kivu province, the World Health Organization is expressing cautious optimism that it is making headway in controlling the spread of the deadly virus.…

WHO Reports Progress in Controlling Ebola in Congo

GENEVA Six months after the outbreak of Ebola was declared in the Democratic Republic of Congo’s North Kivu province, the World Health Organization is expressing cautious optimism that it is making headway in controlling the spread of the deadly virus.…

U.S. envoy to meet N. Koreans over denuclearization

WASHINGTON, The U.S. envoy for North Korea will meet with his counterpart from the regime next week to discuss the next steps in dismantling the country’s nuclear weapons program, the State Department said Thursday.

Special Representative Stephen Biegun will travel …