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PM call with President Sisi of Egypt: 5 November 2019

Prime Minister Boris Johnson spoke with President Sisi of Egypt

A Downing Street spokesperson said: "The Prime Minister spoke to President Sisi of Egypt this afternoon". "The leaders welcomed the recent lifting of restrictions on flights from the UK to Sharm el Sheikh as the first step towards services resuming and emphasised the importance of close co-operation between the UK…

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PM meeting with Egyptian President at G7: 26 August 2019

Prime Minister Boris Johnson met Egyptian President Sisi at the G7 Summit today

The Prime Minister met Egyptian President Sisi at the G7 today. The two leaders agreed on the strength of the bilateral relationship and committed to developing a modern, strategic partnership between our countries. They expressed their shared desire to strengthen economic, trade and security cooperation between the UK and Egypt.

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Prime Minister announces more than £300 million worth of deals with African nations

More than £300 million worth of deals announced by PM Theresa May during visit to Africa will create close to 3,000 jobs on the continent

Prime Minister Theresa May and International Trade Minister George Hollingbery led a 29-strong business delegation on their visit to South Africa, Nigeria and Kenya this week to promote economic ties with Africa. Africa is a young, vibrant and dynamic continent growing at an extraordinary rate. By 2050, 1 in 4…

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New UK support to boost long-term stability in Somalia

Prime Minister pledges additional funding to support international efforts to build long-term stability in Somalia

The international community must do more to help the African Union lead the fight against al-Shabaab as Somalia takes on greater responsibility for its own security, Theresa May will say today. The UK has a strong track record both in supporting the African Union and helping Somalia rebuild its police…

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Prime Mnister's press statement in South Africa: 28 August 2018

Prime Minister Theresa May's press statement alongside the President of South Africa Cyril Ramaphosa

Thank you, Mr President, for your welcome and thank you for hosting me and my delegates here today. It’s a pleasure to see you again after your very good visit to London in April. This is my first time in South Africa, indeed my first visit to Africa as Prime…

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Ethiopia: PM call with Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed: 31 May 2018

Please see a readout below of Prime Minister Theresa May’s call with Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed

A Downing Street spokesperson said: "Prime Minister Theresa May spoke with Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed on the phone this morning. She congratulated him on his recent appointment and said that the UK firmly supported his reform and reconciliation efforts. The Prime Minister thanked Prime Minister Ahmed for the release…

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PM meets South African President Cyril Ramaphosa

Prime Minister Theresa May hosts a bilateral meeting with South African President Cyril Ramaphosa

A Downing Street spokesperson said: "The Prime Minister had a bilateral meeting earlier today with South African President Cyril Ramaphosa." "The Prime Minister said she was pleased to welcome Mr Ramaphosa to the UK on his first visit as President, noting that the relationship between the UK and South Africa…

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PM meeting with President of Nigeria: 16 April 2018

Prime Minister Theresa May held a bilateral meeting with President Buhari of Nigeria at Downing Street

A Downing Street spokesperson said: "The Prime Minister had a bilateral meeting with President Buhari of Nigeria at Downing Street today." "They agreed that the UK and Nigeria were strong and enduring partners and that we would continue to champion our shared values of democracy, including the fight against corruption,…

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Prime Minister Theresa May speaks with Egyptian President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi: 4 April 2018

A Downing Street spokesperson said: "UK Prime Minister Theresa May spoke this afternoon with Egyptian President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi following his re-election over the weekend." "She congratulated President Sisi on the chance to take Egypt further along the path of democratic transition and said that his public commitment to respecting…

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PM call with the President of South Africa: 18 February 2018

Prime Minister Theresa May spoke to President Cyril Ramaphosa of South Africa to congratulate him on his recent appointment

A Downing Street spokesperson said: "The Prime Minister called President Cyril Ramaphosa this afternoon to congratulate him on his recent appointment." "Ramaphosa welcomed the call which followed their short discussion at the World Economic Forum, and the Prime Minister extended an invitation for him to attend the Commonwealth Heads of…