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Photo: US Embassy Kenya   The Bureau of Overseas Buildings Operations Breaks Ground on the New U.S. Embassy Annex in Nairobi, Kenya 05/17/2018 10:57 AM EDT   Media Note Office of the Spokesperson Washington, DC May 17, 2018 In a demonstration of enduring friendship and the important bilateral partnership, U.S. Ambassador Robert F. Godec broke […]

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Photo: US Embassy, Morocco   New U.S. – Morocco Plan of Action Promotes Innovation in Waste Management and Pollution Mitigation 05/14/2018 03:04 PM EDT   Media Note Office of the Spokesperson Department of State Washington, DC May 14, 2018 On May 11, the United States-Morocco Working Group on Environmental Cooperation convened in Rabat, Morocco, to […]

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PEPFAR Washington, DC May 11, 2018   PEPFAR, the George W. Bush Institute, and UNAIDS will accelerate lifesaving efforts in eight African countries Washington, D.C.—In advance of Mother’s Day, the U.S. President’s Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR), the George W. Bush Institute, and the Joint United Nations Programme on HIV/AIDS (UNAIDS) today announced The […]

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  THE WHITE HOUSE Office of the Press Secretary FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE May 10, 2018 NOTICE – – – – – – – CONTINUATION OF THE NATIONAL EMERGENCY WITH RESPECT TO THE CENTRAL AFRICAN REPUBLIC On May 12, 2014, by Executive Order 13667, the President declared a national emergency pursuant to the International Emergency Economic Powers Act (50 […]

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  THE WHITE HOUSE Office of the Press Secretary FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE May 8, 2018 Statement from the Press Secretary on the Civil War in South Sudan In 2011, the United States was a proud and hopeful supporter of the newly independent nation of South Sudan.  Seven years later, the leaders of this country have […]

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Photo: Arab Center, Washington, DC Press Statement Heather Nauert Department of State Spokesperson Washington, DC May 7, 2018 The United States congratulates the people of Tunisia on the country’s first-ever free municipal elections, which took place on Sunday. These elections represented an important step in the consolidation of its democracy. As Tunisia meets the democratic […]

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    THE WHITE HOUSE Office of the Press Secretary FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE May 3, 2018   President Trump Announces Presidential Delegation to the Republic of Sierra Leone to Attend the Inauguration of His Excellency Julius Maada Bio President Donald J. Trump today announced the designation of a Presidential Delegation to the Republic of Sierra […]

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Story: Department of Commerce, Washington, DC 05/03/2018 04:36 PM EDT   U.S. Secretary of Commerce Wilbur Ross congratulates YAATRA Ventures, LLC, a Washington, D.C.-based manager of investment capital with a specific expertise in Africa, on its recently announced $2.85 billion Project Framework Agreement with the government of Uganda. The YAATRA Ventures-led Albertine Graben Refinery Consortium, […]

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  Thursday, April 12, 2018  ACCRA, GHANA, – Ghana’s Minister for Trade and Industry, Honorable Alan Kyerematen, today launched a commemorative book on US-Africa engagement under President Obama titled United States and Africa Relations: The Obama Presidency. The ceremony was held at the Labadi Beach Hotel in Accra. The publishers – The Africa Society and […]

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File Photo   THE WHITE HOUSE Office of the Press Secretary FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE April 15, 2018   Statement from the Press Secretary on the Visit of President Muhammadu Buhari of Nigeria   President Donald J. Trump will welcome President Muhammadu Buhari of Nigeria to the White House on April 30, 2018.  President Trump looks […]

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