Ghana: Ban urges President, opposition leader to defuse tensions ahead of upcoming elections

United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon today urged Ghana’s President and the opposition leader to continue their role in defusing tensions towards the holding of peaceful and credible elections in the African country.According to a readout issued… … Read More >Ghana: Ban urges President, opposition leader to defuse tensions ahead of upcoming elections

Former police commander faces charges for assaulting journalist

Pakistan Press Foundation (PPF) in a letter to Ruhakana Rugunda, Prime Minister of Uganda welcomed the charges brought against the former police commander of Kampala District, Joram Mwesigye for assaulting a Wavah Broadcasting Services (WBS) TV journalist, Andrew Lwanga. PPF Secretary General Owais Aslam Ali in his letter urged the government of Uganda to serve […] … Read More >Former police commander faces charges for assaulting journalist

The African Union receives Additional Financial Support From China for the AU Mission in Somalia

On November 28, the Commissioner for Peace and Security,Ambassador Smail Chergui, on behalf of the Chairperson of the AU Commission, signed withthe Ambassador of the Chinese Mission to the AU a hand over certificate for the provision ofUSD1.2 million f… … Read More >The African Union receives Additional Financial Support From China for the AU Mission in Somalia