Tag: General Assembly

Million livelihoods in DR Congo threatened by planned oil, gas projects — Report

September 30, 2022

Planned oil and gas exploration in the eastern Democratic Republic of Congo could expose more than one million people to pollution and disease, according to ... Read More

Gabon to chair UN Security Council from October 6

September 27, 2022

Gabon will assume from October 6 the chairmanship of the UN Security Council and seeks to propose approaches to address current crises that have engulfed ... Read More

Kenya’s Ruto open to buying fuel from Russia, aspiring to become ‘Africa’s voice’

September 27, 2022

Kenya’s newly sworn-in president has expressed willingness to purchase fuel from Russia, just days after making immediate moves to boost the country's influence on the ... Read More

Western countries should lift sanctions against Zimbabwe — African Union

September 23, 2022

The African Union (AU) reiterated its push for the United States, European Union, and United Kingdom to lift all sanctions against Zimbabwe at the United ... Read More

Leaders condemn Russia’s war in Ukraine at UN, pledging billions to fight AIDS, malaria and TB

September 22, 2022

At the United Nations General Assembly, leaders from Qatar, Senegal and Turkey called for immediate peace talks between Moscow and Kiev to end Russia’s invasion ... Read More

The many faces of apartheid: South Africa calls for Israel to be declared an ‘apartheid state’

July 27, 2022

Israel should be classified as an apartheid state, South Africa's Foreign Minister Naledi Pandor said Tuesday (26 July), proposing that the UN General Assembly should ... Read More

Issa Hayatou, appointed “honorary president” of CAF while President Ahmad is suspended for 5 years by FIFA

December 14, 2020

The Confederation of African Football (CAF) held a General Assembly (GA) on 11 December 2020 marked by the absence of its President Ahmad, suspended for ... Read More

UN: Moroccan Mustapha El Baaj Elected Member of International Residual Mechanism for Criminal Tribunals

January 16, 2019

Moroccan judge Mustapha El Baaj was elected on Tuesday by the UN General Assembly member of the International Residual Mechanism for Criminal Tribunals for a ... Read More

UNGA Adopts Resolution on Moroccan Sahara

December 9, 2017

The UN General Assembly adopted, without a vote, a resolution on the Moroccan Sahara, upon the recommendation of its Fourth Committee, reiterating support for the ... Read More

Moroccan Sahara: Bahrain Backs Final Solution Under Moroccan Sovereignty

September 25, 2017

The Minister of Foreign Affairs of Bahrain Sheikh Khalid Bin Ahmed Al-Khalifa has voiced his country’s full backing for a final solution to the Sahara ... Read More