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Book on US & Africa Relations Launched in Accra

  Thursday, April 12, 2018  ACCRA, GHANA, – Ghana’s Minister for Trade and Industry, Honorable…

Nigeria’s President Muhammadu Buhari to Visit the US

File Photo   THE WHITE HOUSE Office of the Press Secretary FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE April…

Asst. Sec. Carl Risch Travels to Morocco, Nigeria, and Ethiopia

Office of the Spokesperson Department of State Washington, DC April 13, 2018 Assistant Secretary of…

US Issues Statement on Military Aircraft Crash in Algeria

  Heather Nauert Department of State Spokesperson Washington, DC April 11, 2018 We were saddened…

US Lifts Travel Restrictions for Chad

  Heather Nauert Department of State Spokesperson Washington, DC April 10, 2018 President Donald J.…

US Issues Statement on Presidential Elections in Sierra Leone

File Photo   Heather Nauert Department of State Spokesperson Washington, DC April 9, 2018 The…

US Issues Statement Commemorating 24th Anniversary of the 1994 Genocide in Rwanda

File Photo John J. Sullivan Acting Secretary of State Washington, DC April 7, 2018 We stand…

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Dep. Sec. Sullivan Issues Statement on Republic of Senegal’s National Day

Deputy Secretary of State Washington, DC April 3, 2018 On behalf of President Trump and the American people, I congratulate the people of Senegal as you celebrate the 58th anniversary of independence on April 4, 2018. The United States values the ties that bind the American and Senegalese people. I commend Senegal’s economic growth and…

DC’s Mayor’s Office on African Affairs Celebrates 10th Year

Story & Pictures : DC MOAA Highlights from MOAA’s 10th Year Celebration (WASHINGTON, D.C.) On September 27, 2016 the Mayor’s Office on African Affairs celebrated its 10th Year Anniversary themed: A Decade of Service to the District’s African Community. The event commemorated September as African Heritage Month, and featured traditional African dance performances and music.…

DC’s Mayor’s Office on African Affairs Celebrates 10th Year

US Department of State Participates in Flintlock 2018

Photo: US Government   Office of the Spokesperson Department of State Washington, DC April 6, 2018 The Department of State is pleased to once again participate in Flintlock, U.S. Africa Command’s (AFRICOM) annual and largest Special Operations Forces exercise. Flintlock exercises have taken place regularly since 2005 with partner nations from the Trans-Sahara Counterterrorism Partnership…

United States and Libya Sign Cultural Property Protection Agreement

Under Secretary Goldstein and Libyan Foreign Affairs Under Secretary Almughrabi Sign a New MOU Photo: State Department   Office of the Spokesperson Department of State Washington, DC February 20, 2018 Under Secretary of State for Public Diplomacy and Public Affairs I. Steven Goldstein and Libyan Ministry of Foreign Affairs Under Secretary for Political Affairs Lutfi…

Six African Countries Lead the Way to a Malaria-Free Africa by 2030

Algeria, Comoros, Madagascar, the Gambia, Senegal, and Zimbabwe recognized by the African Leaders Malaria Alliance for their sharp decline in malaria cases. Addis Ababa, Ethiopia (29 January 2018) – During the 30th African Union Summit, the African Leaders Malaria Alliance (ALMA) honored six African countries for their exemplary leadership in driving down malaria cases, even…

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Six African Countries Lead the Way to a Malaria-Free Africa by 2030

Algeria, Comoros, Madagascar, the Gambia, Senegal, and Zimbabwe recognized by the African Leaders Malaria Alliance for their sharp decline in malaria cases. Addis Ababa, Ethiopia (29 January 2018) – During the 30th African Union Summit, the African Leaders Malaria Alliance…

Second Lady Pence Visits Art Therapy Center in Egypt

Photo: Twitter – @Second Lady   THE WHITE HOUSE Office of the Second Lady FOR…

The Carter Center Helps Two States in Nigeria Eliminate Lymphatic Filariasis

The Carter Center Helps Two States in Nigeria Eliminate Lymphatic Filariasis

The Carter Center FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Friday, Oct. 13, 2017   Two States in Nigeria…

PEPFAR is Saving Lives in Africa

PEPFAR is Saving Lives in Africa

Africa: PEPFAR Is Saving Lives and Changing the Course of the Epidemic PEPFAR.gov 11/30/2016 11:31…

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MCC Signs Cote d’Ivoire Compact

MCC Signs Cote d’Ivoire Compact

MCC Acting CEO Jonathan Nash, left, and Côte d’Ivoire Minister of Economy and Finance Adama…

U.S. and Egypt Sign Cultural Property Protection Agreement

U.S. and Egypt Sign Cultural Property Protection Agreement

U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry and Egyptian Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry sign a U.S.-Egypt…

U.S. Issues Statement on ICC Judgment in Mali Cultural Destruction Case

U.S. Issues Statement on ICC Judgment in Mali Cultural Destruction Case

Photo: CICC Press Statement Mark C. Toner Deputy Department Spokesperson Washington, DC September 27, 2016…

United States and Libya Sign Cultural Property Protection Agreement

Under Secretary Goldstein and Libyan Foreign Affairs Under Secretary Almughrabi Sign a New MOU Photo: State Department   Office of the Spokesperson Department of State Washington, DC February 20, 2018 Under Secretary of State for Public Diplomacy and Public Affairs…

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