Source: United Arab Emirates Ministry of Foreign Affairs & International Coperation |

UAE leaders greet Ugandan President on Independence Day

President His Highness Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan has sent a message of congratulations to President Yoweri Museveni of Uganda, on the occasion of his country's Independence Day, which is marked on 9th October. His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President, Prime Minister and Ruler of…

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General Share Nigerian VP inaugurates Emirati-Nigerian Art and Culture Exhibition

The exhibition was attended by numerous diplomats and members of the Nigerian Parliament, as well as artists, intellectuals, and business leaders

Yemi Osinbajo, Vice President of Nigeria, inaugurated the Emirati-Nigerian Art and Culture Exhibition at the Mike Adenuga Centre in Lagos, organised by the UAE Embassy in Abuja. Dr. Fahad Obaid Al Taffaq, UAE Ambassador to Nigeria, accompanied Osinbajo during his tour of the exhibition, which showcased artwork by Emirati and…

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UAE ambassador presents credentials to President of Zambia.

President Lungu expressed his keenness to strengthen joint ties between the two friendly countries and deepen economic, trade, and investment relations

The UAE Ambassador to Zambia Khalifa Abdurahman Al Marzouqi, has presented his credentials as the country's Non-Resident Ambassador to Zambia, to President Edgar Lungu, at the Presidential Palace here. President Lungu expressed his keenness to strengthen joint ties between the two friendly countries and deepen economic, trade, and investment relations.…

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UAE rescues people affected by floods in Al Jazeerah, Sudan

The team successfully completed phase one of the programme in Al Jeely and Daramally

The UAE, represented by a team from the Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan Foundation, is continuing to provide food and shelter to thousands of people in flood-ravaged Sudanese provinces. The team dispatched an aid convoy to support villages in Al Jazeerah Province, which includes 6,000 food parcels and 200 tents…

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MoFAIC Undersecretary receives a copy of the credentials of the new Nigerian Ambassador to the UAE

The Undersecretary wished the Ambassador all success in the performance of his duties and in enhancing bilateral relations

His Excellency Ahmed Sari Al Mazrouei, Under-Secretary of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation, received a copy of the credentials of His Excellency Agada Garba, newly appointed Ambassador of the Republic of the Niger to the United Arab Emirates.  The Undersecretary wished the Ambassador all success in the…

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His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed receives President of Eritrea

Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed welcomed President Afwerki and expressed the hope that his visit will contribute to deepening ties of cooperation between the UAE and Eritrea

His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces, received on Monday in Abu Dhabi, President Isaias Afwerki of Eritrea. Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed welcomed President Afwerki and expressed the hope that his visit will contribute to…

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UAE's Ambassador to Ethiopia presents credentials as Permanent Representative to African Union

The Emirati diplomat also praised the leading role played by the African Union in the region and congratulated Faki on the recent launch of the African Continental Free Trade Area

Mohamed Salem Ahmed Mosaad Al Rashdi, Ambassador to Ethiopia, presented his credentials to Moussa Faki, Chairperson of the African Union Commission, as the UAE's Permanent Representative to the African Union. During the meeting, which was held at the Commission's headquarters in the Ethiopian capital Addis Ababa, the officials discussed aspects…

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Khalifa Foundation's assistance to reach 30,000 flood-victim families in Sudan

A team was in Sudan to purchase relief materials from the local market to save time and ensure swift delivery of aid

The Khalifa bin Zayed Foundation will distribute humanitarian relief and food assistance to around 30,000 Sudanese families affected by torrential rains and flash floods that swept Sudan in early August, a foundation source has announced. The source said a field relief team of the foundation had held a series of…

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H.H. Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed receives Liberian FM

Sheikh Abdullah welcomed his Liberian counterpart and stressed the UAE's desire to establish outstanding relations and enhance cooperation with Liberia in all domains

H.H. Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation, has received Liberia's Minister of Foreign Affairs, Gbehzohngar Milton. During the meeting, held at the ministry in Abu Dhabi, they discussed ways to boost bilateral relations and cooperation and exchanged views on the latest regional developments.…

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General Share UAE, FAO to support rural women in Liberia

The AED14.7 million (US$4 million) project aims to support 1,500 rural women in three Liberian districts

The UAE has initiated a project in Liberia to help rural women achieve sustainable income, food security and nutrition opportunities, as part of the UAE's ongoing humanitarian works to empower women across the world. For this purpose, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation, MoFAIC, the Food and Agriculture…