Source: Ministry of Information, Eritrea |

Eritrea: Financial support to families of martyrs

The money that the Government workers extended was distributed to families of martyrs that were identified by the concerned bodies in their areas of residence

Government workers in Logo-Anseba sub-zone extended 98 thousand Nakfa in support of families of martyrs in their area. Mr. Abraham Hagos, administrator of the sub-zone, said that the money that the Government workers extended was distributed to families of martyrs that were identified by the concerned bodies in their areas…

Source: Ministry of Information, Eritrea |

Eritrea: Diaspora Nationals Commemorate Martyrs Day

Participants honored the day with candlelight vigils, walkathons, and a variety of cultural and artistic programs that highlighted the significance of the occasion

Eritrean nationals across the globe, including in the US, Africa, and the Middle East, marked Martyrs Day with fervent patriotic zeal. Commemorative events took place in over 30 German cities; Boston-Massachusetts, the US; in the South Sudan cities of Juba, Aweil, Bantiu, Nimule and Yambio; Johannesburg, Republic of South Africa;…

Source: Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) |

Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) Receives the Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC)

The purpose of the courtesy visit was to discuss areas of collaboration between ECOWAS and the Network of Anti-Corruption Institutions in West Africa (NACIWA)

The Commissioner for Political Affairs, Peace, and Security, Ambassador Dr. Abdel-Fatau Musah, welcomed the Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Mr. Olanipekun Olukoyede, on 20 June 2024 in Abuja. The purpose of the courtesy visit was to discuss areas of collaboration between ECOWAS and the Network of Anti-Corruption Institutions…

Source: Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) |

Press Statement Following the Joint Assessment Mission of Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS)-African Union (AU)-United Nations (UN) in Sierra Leone

The Mission acknowledges the call of the stakeholders to increase the regularity of visits of the International Moral Guarantors to ensure the smooth implementation of the Agreement for National Unity

The Joint Assessment Mission of the International Moral Guarantors of the Agreement for National Unity comprising the ECOWAS, AU and UNOWAS, concludes its four-day Mission in Sierra Leone today, 215t June 2024. The Joint Assessment Mission was co-led by H.E. Fatoumata Jallow­-Tambajang, former Vice President of the Republic of The…

Source: Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) |

Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) deploys a Regional Animal Health Information System (RAHIS) to improve animal health surveillance and management in West Africa

The system is designed to improve data collection, communication, and analysis of animal health information, thereby enhancing the region’s capacity to monitor and control animal diseases

The ECOWAS Regional Animal Health Center (RAHC) successfully deployed the Regional Animal Health Information System (RAHIS) in Assinie, Côte d’Ivoire. This initiative marks a significant step in enhancing animal health surveillance and management across the ECOWAS region. The training session, held from 19 to 21 June, brought together veterinary professionals,…

Source: South African Rugby |

Warriors shock Bulls to clinch Vodacom United Rugby Championship (URC) crown

The Vodacom Bulls led 13-7 at halftime after both sides managed to score a converted try, with fly half Johan Goosen's two successful penalty goals separating the teams at the break

The Glasgow Warriors delivered an impressive, polished second-half performance to clinch the Vodacom United Rugby Championship with a pulsating 21-16 triumph over the Vodacom Bulls at Loftus Versfeld on Saturday evening. The Vodacom Bulls led 13-7 at halftime after both sides managed to score a converted try, with fly half…

Source: South African Rugby |

Blitzboks to face Uganda in repechage quarter-final

The Monaco winner will qualify for the 2024 Paris Olympic Games

The Springbok Sevens team completed a successful pool stage of their World Rugby Sevens Repechage tournament in Monaco on Saturday, finishing top of Pool A with victories over Tonga (31-7) and Chile (26-7) after defeating Mexico (44-0) on Friday, and will now face Uganda at 11h31 (SA time) on Sunday…

Source: African Union Transition Mission in Somalia (ATMIS) |

The African Union Transition Mission in Somalia (ATMIS) airlifts much needed national examination materials to Federal Member States

This timely operation ensures that all children, even in hard-to-reach areas, can fully participate in the upcoming national exams

The African Union Transition Mission in Somalia (ATMIS) has successfully airlifted vital examination materials to over 21 locations, just days before the weeklong National High School Examinations are set to begin this Saturday. This timely operation ensures that all children, even in hard-to-reach areas, can fully participate in the upcoming…

Source: Ministry of Information, Eritrea |

Eritrea: Message of Congratulations

President Isaias expressed his trust that the re-election of President Cyril Ramaphosa will further advance the economic development and technological progress in the Republic of South Africa

President Isaias Afwerki sent a message of congratulations on behalf of the people and Government of Eritrea, as well as on his own behalf, to President Cyril Ramaphosa, President of the Republic of South Africa, for his re-election and inauguration for a second term as the President of the Republic…

Source: State House Seychelles |

Seychelles: President Ramkalawan sends message of condolences following the passing of Mr. Thomas Alexis

Mr. Alexis was a Seychellois musical icon who has made immense contributions to the Seychelles music industry

The President of the Republic of Seychelles, Mr. Wavel Ramkalawan has sent a message of condolences following the passing of music pioneer, Mr. Thomas Alexis. "On behalf of the country and on my personal behalf, we convey our warmest thoughts of strength and courage during this time of bereavement to…