Archive for August, 2017

New Strategic Compact, Mindset Shift Would Bolster Success of Sustaining Peace Agenda, Panel Expert Tells Security Council in Peacekeeping Operations Debate

| August 30, 2017

A new “strategic compact” for sustaining peace, outlining the primary duties of host countries and the supportive role of the United Nations, would help to ensure the success of the Organization’s peacekeeping operations in the myriad context-sensitive situations they faced, …

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Undergraduate wins N.5m in Western Lotto game

| August 29, 2017

LAGOS, Nigeria, Aug. 29, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — An undergraduate of the Tai Solarin University of Education, Ijebu Ode, Ogun State went home N500,000 richer Monday, August 28, 2017, following his win in one of the games on the Western

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Mexico President to Visit China to Boost Trade Amid NAFTA Talks

| August 29, 2017

MEXICO CITY � Mexico's President Enrique Pena Nieto will travel to China next week to discuss trade and investment, as Mexico looks for ways to decrease its dependence on NAFTA, especially trade with neighboring United States.

He will hold a …

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South Sudan Says No Hint That Dead American Was Journalist

| August 29, 2017

JUBA � There was no indication that an American shot dead over the weekend was a journalist, South Sudan's army said Tuesday, accusing him of entering the country with rebel forces.

"Anybody who comes attacking us with hostile forces will …

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Print article < GOVERNMENT SIGNS MOU ON CO-OPERATION IN RADIO ASTRONOMY >

| August 28, 2017

A Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to institutionalize co-operation in Radio Astronomy has been signed between the Government of Ghana (GoG) and eight other African countries.


The MoU, which followed the launch of a Ghc30 million Ghana Radio Astronomy Observatory at …

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