Update: SAPS Make 2203 Arrest In South African Riots, 12 Masterminds Arrested


SOUTH AFRICA (July 15, 2021)--- https://twitter.com/PresidencyZA/status/1415692463013044232?s=20 The South African President spoke to the people "The violence and destruction that we have witnessed in our country cannot be justified. Arrests will continue to be made, and those responsible will be prosecuted. We cannot allow a minority of people to threaten our…

Blinken Call with Mozambican President Nyusi and the Struggles of the People With COVID-19


CITY OF WASHINGTON (July 14, 2021)--- Secretary of State Antony J. Blinken spoke today with Mozambican President Filipe Nyusi.  The Secretary and President reaffirmed the strength and importance of U.S.-Mozambique relations and our joint commitment to countering ISIS.  The Secretary underscored U.S. support for Mozambique’s efforts against COVID-19, building on…

The United States of America and Republic of Ghana Sign a Memorandum of Understanding Concerning Strategic Civil Nuclear Cooperation


TCITY OF WASHINGTON (July 13, 2021)---today, the United States of America and Republic of Ghana signed a Memorandum of Understanding Concerning Strategic Civil Nuclear Cooperation (NCMOU), which improves our cooperation on nuclear energy and strengthens our diplomatic and economic relationship. Dr. C.S. Eliot Kang, the Senior Official for Arms Control…

South African President Cyril Ramaphosa Addressed The Nation About COVID-19 And Violence


SOUTH AFRICA (July 13, 2021)--- President President of the African National Congress. Cyril  Ramaphosa addressed the African Nation about COVID-19 and violence. President Ramaphosa tweeted "As we did with the #COVID19 TERS scheme, government is firmly committed to continue its engagements with business and labour to find a way through…

“The United States and the Republic of the Congo Open Skies Air Transport Agreement Enters Into Force”


CITY OF WASHINGTON, D.C. (April 19, 2021)---On April 19, the Air Transport Agreement between the Government of the United States of America and the Government of the Republic of the Congo entered into force. The Agreement establishes a modern civil aviation relationship with Congo consistent with the U.S. Open Skies…