Politics - Diplomacy
  • Togo: Kosovo, Togo establish diplomatic relations
    21 july 2014 13:35:41
    Lome, Togo (PANA) - Togo and Kosovo Monday in Pristina signed an agreement for the establishment of diplomatic relations between the two countries. Full text...

  • Togo: Togolese FM ends visit to Spain
    18 july 2014 15:22:00
    Lomé, Togo (PANA) – The Togolese Foreign Minister, Rober Dussey, on Thursday ended his visit to the Spanish capital, Madrid, diplomatic sources told PANA here Friday. Full text...

  • Cote d'Ivoire: French president visits Cote d'Ivoire
    17 july 2014 10:49:04
    Abidjan, Cote d’Ivoire (PANA) - The French president, Francois Hollande, on Thursday began a 24-hour visit to Cote d'Ivoire at the start of an African tour that will also take him to Niger and Chad. Full text...

  • Senegal: 4 new ambassadors present letters of credence to Gambian VP
    15 july 2014 18:01:10
    Dakar, Senegal (PANA) – Four new ambassadors have presented their letters of credence to The Gambian Vice President, Isatou Njie-Saidy, according to the Gambian government pro-government newspaper, the Daily Observer. Full text...

  • Benin: 3 new ambassadors present letters of credence to Yayi
    10 july 2014 16:31:38
    Cotonou, Benin (PANA) - Ambassadors Alessandro Israel from Venezuela, Fulvio Rustico from Italy and Isi Yanouka from Israel have presented their credentials to the President of Benin, Boni Yayi, PANA learnt Thursday from official sources. Full text...

  • Togo: Togo ratifies CEN-SAD revised treaty
    03 july 2014 16:15:21
    Lomé, Togo (PANA) – Togo has ratified the revised treaty of the Community of Sahelo-Saharan States (CEN-SAD), adopted on 16 February, 2013, by the conference of Heads of State and government from the organization, PANA learnt from official sources here Thursday. Full text...

  • Libya: Libyan PM hails the 'wisdom' of Tunisian government on abducted diplomats
    01 july 2014 20:52:35
    Tripoli, Libya (PANA) - Libyan Prime Minister Abdallah al-Theni on Tuesday hailed his Tunisian counterpart, Mehdi Jomaa, for his "wise and effective vision" during the abduction of two Tunisian diplomats in Libya. Full text...

  • Libya: Gov't distances itself from Haftar ultimatum to Turkish, Qatari nationals
    23 june 2014 20:13:15
    Tripoli, Libya (PANA) – The Libyan ministry of foreign affairs on Monday said that the 48-hour ultimatum by troops loyal to retired General Haftar to Turkish and Qatari nationals to leave eastern Libya or face arrest or legal proceedings, does not reflect the official position. Full text...

  • Mauritania: 'AU must harmonise issues for Afro-American summit'
    19 june 2014 16:50:13
    Nouakchott, Mauritania (PANA) – The next summit of the African Union (AU) should harmonise the continent's position on issues to be discussed at the Afro-American summit scheduled for Washington in August, AU chairman, Mauritania's president, Mohamed Ould Abdel Aziz, has said. Full text...

  • Libya: Turkey shuts consulate in Benghazi
    14 june 2014 13:37:23
    Tripoli, Libya (PANA) - Turkey has announced the closure from Saturday (14June) of its Consulate in the Libyan eastern city of Benghazi and reaffirmed the warning to its nationals against travelling to Libya because of the instability in several cities in the country. Full text...

  • Togo: President Gnassingbé invited to investiture of new Guinea Bissau president
    10 june 2014 21:09:12
    Lomé, Togo (PANA) – Togolese president Faure Essozimna Gnassingbé has been invited to attend the investiture on 23 June of the new Guinea Bissau president, José Mario Vaz, who paid a brief visit to Lomé on Tuesday. Full text...

  • Cameroon: Ivorian parliamentary speaker expected in Cameroon next week
    03 june 2014 16:29:01
    Douala, Cameroon (PANA) – The Speaker of the Ivorian National Assembly, Guillaume Soro, is expected in Cameroon next week, diplomatic sources told PANA Tuesday. Full text...

  • Nigeria: Retreat participants seek review of Nigeria's foreign policy
    03 june 2014 12:46:25
    Lagos, Nigeria (PANA) - Participants at an the ongoing retreat on Nigeria’s Foreign Policy (NFP) have called for the review of the country’s external relations and the setting up of more research institutes on International understanding. Full text...

  • Libya: US asks nationals to leave Libya
    28 may 2014 12:15:13
    Tripoli, Libya (PANA) - The US has called on its nationals in Libya to leave the north African country immediately because of the “unstable and unforeseeable” security situation there, the Libyan media reported Wednesday, quoting the US State department. Full text...

  • US: US re-states commitment to partnership with Ethiopia
    28 may 2014 08:46:27
    Washington, DC, US (PANA) - The US has re-stated its commitment to forging a stronger partnership with Ethiopia, on the occasion of the African nation's independence anniversary being marked Wednesday (28 May). Full text...

  • Tunisia: President to visit four African countries
    26 may 2014 21:42:08
    Tunis, Tunisia (PANA) – The Tunisian president, Moncef Marzouki, on Monday announced that he will in June visit four African countries to strengthen his country's ties with them. Full text...

  • Libya: Algeria closes embassy in Libya after threats against diplomats
    16 may 2014 20:51:50
    Tripoli, Libya (PANA) – Algeria has closed its embassy and consulate in the Libyan capital, Tripoli, because of imminent threats, Libyan television announced on Friday quoting a statement issued by the Algerian foreign affairs ministry. Full text...

  • Rwanda: Angolan envoy received by President Kagamé
    14 may 2014 21:15:34
    Kigali, Rwanda (PANA) – The Rwandan president, Paul Kagame, on Wednesday received a message from the Angolan president José Eduardo Dos Santos. Full text...

  • Libya: Libya pledges to tighten security at diplomatic missions
    13 may 2014 22:48:16
    Tripoli, Libya (PANA) – The Libyan government has reassured the diplomatic missions in the country that it would step up their security. Full text...

  • Libya: Abducted Jordanian Ambassador swapped for Libyan prisoner
    13 may 2014 11:45:52
    Tripoli, Libya (PANA) - Jordanian Ambassador in Libya Faouaz al-Aytane, who has been freed by the gunmen who abducted him 15 April, was swapped for Libyan prisoner Mohammed Dursi, in line with the gunmen's demand, Jordan authorities have confirmed. Full text...

  • Libya: Abducted Jordanian Ambassador freed
    13 may 2014 08:39:30
    Tripoli, Libya (PANA) - Jordanian Ambassador in Libya Faouaz al-Atyane, who was abducted in Libya's capital Tripoli 15 April, has been released by his captors and he is now heading to his country, the Libyan television reported Tuesday. Full text...

  • Nigeria: China, Nigeria sign MOUs to strengthen cooperation
    07 may 2014 17:47:49
    Abuja, Nigeria (PANA) - China and Nigeria Wednesday signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) to strengthen their relations, following two hours of bilateral talks between host President Goodluck Jonathan and visiting Chinese Premier Li Keqiang. Full text...

  • Togo: Togo, Morocco agree to set up joint cooperation commission
    01 may 2014 18:08:12
    Lomé, Togo (PANA) – The Togolese government on Wednesday ratified the agreement setting up a joint cooperation commission with Morocco, PANA reported Thursday, quoting an official statement here. Full text...

  • Libya: Foreign diplomats abducted in Libya will be released soon, says PM
    27 april 2014 18:18:32
    Tripoli, Libya (PANA) - Libyan Prime Minister Abdallah al-Theni has said the government is carrying out high-level negotiations with the abductors of the Jordanian Ambassador and the Tunisian diplomats in Libya, and reassured they would be released shortly. Full text...

  • US: Kerry urges South Sudan, rebel forces to stop military offensive
    27 april 2014 09:35:35
    Washington, DC, US (PANA) - US Secretary of State John Kerry has urged the Government of South Sudan to stop its military offensive and to adhere to the Cessation of Hostilities agreement, amid continuing conflict in the world's youngest state. Full text...

  • Libya: Top US official ends Libya visit, warns against extremism
    25 april 2014 09:33:47
    Tripoli, Libya (PANA) - Top US official William Burns has rounded off his visit to Libya with a warning that extremism represents a great threat to the African nation Full text...

  • Libya: Govt condemns kidnapping of Jordanian ambassador
    15 april 2014 19:27:03
    Tripoli, Libya (PANA) – Libyan Prime Minister Abdallah al-Theni on Tuesday condemned the kidnapping of the Jordanian ambassador in Tripoli. Full text...

  • Senegal: Pres. Sall reiterates his commitment to peace, security in Mali
    15 april 2014 09:26:37
    Dakar, Senegal (PANA) - Senegal's President Macky Sall has reaffirmed his commitment to helping Mali to restore peace, reconciliation and security in Mali. Full text...

  • Senegal: Gambian leader receives EU delegation
    09 april 2014 15:16:13
    Dakar, Senegal (PANA) – Gambian President, Yahya Jammeh, has granted audience to visiting European Union (EU) delegation to his country, PANA confirmed Wednesday. Full text...

  • Nigeria: Jonathan to visit Namibia, Italy, Netherlands
    19 march 2014 18:43:20
    Abuja, Nigeria (PANA) – Nigerian President, Dr. Goodluck Jonathan, leaves Abuja Thursday for a six-day visit to Namibia, Italy and the Netherlands. Full text...

  • Kenya: Israel's foreign service staff in East Africa join pay strike
    18 march 2014 21:42:08
    Nairobi, Kenya (PANA) - Israeli diplomats around Africa have abandoned duty after the failed talks aimed at securing better working environment for workers and their dependants. Full text...

  • Senegal: President Jammeh visits Saudi Arabia
    18 march 2014 14:05:07
    Dakar, Senegal (PANA) – The Gambian President Yahya Jammeh, on a visit to Saudi Arabia, Monday met with the Saudi crown prince, Salman bin Abdul Aziz al Saud, Gambia's Radio and Television Services reported Tuesday. Full text...

  • Mauritania: President Abdel Aziz in South Africa for 4th Pan-African Parliament
    17 march 2014 20:48:13
    Nouakchott, Mauritania (PANA) – The current chairman of the African Union (AU), Mauritanian president Mohamed Ould Abdel Aziz, left Nouakchott on Monday for South Africa to attend the 4th Pan-African Parliament session. Full text...

  • Nigeria: Nigeria, Cuba to strengthen bilateral relations
    17 march 2014 20:20:40
    Abuja, Nigeria (PANA) - Cuban Foreign Affairs Minister Bruno Rodriguez arrived in Nigeria Monday for a two-day visit aimed at strengthening the bilateral relations between the two countries. Full text...

  • Nigeria: Pres. Jonathan seeks neighbouring countries' help to fight terrorism
    15 march 2014 09:23:16
    Lagos, Nigeria (PANA) - Nigeria's President Goodluck Jonathan has called for greater cooperation between his country and its neighbouring countries in the fight against terrorism. Full text...

  • Kenya: Kenyatta visits Ethiopia to bolster trade links, discuss regional security
    10 march 2014 09:33:21
    Nairobi, Kenya (PANA) - Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta was due to leave Monday for a four-day state visit to Ethiopia to boost bilateral relations. Full text...

  • Ethiopia: Belarus Ambassador presents Letter of Credence to AUC Chairperson
    06 march 2014 13:44:20
    Addis Ababa, Ethiopia (PANA) - Belarus Ambassador to Ethiopia and Permanent Representative to the African Union (AU) Dimitry Kuptel Thursday presented his Letter of Credence to the Chairperson of the African Union Commission, Dr. Nkosazana Dlamini Zuma. Full text...

  • US: US greets Ghana on 57th independence anniversary
    06 march 2014 12:19:33
    Washington, DC, US (PANA) - The US has congratulated the Republic of Ghana on the occasion of its 57th independence anniversary being observed Thursday. Full text...

  • South Africa: Pretoria seeks peaceful resolution of Ukraine crisis
    03 march 2014 08:41:58
    Pretoria, South Africa (PANA) - South Africa has called for a peaceful resolution of the conflict in Ukraine, which is threatening to spiral out of control. Full text...

  • US: New American Embassy for Chad
    27 february 2014 07:50:07
    Washington, DC, US (PANA) - The US has announced the award for the construction of a new Embassy in the Chadian capital, N'djamena, to BL Harbert International of Birmingham, Alabama, Full text...

  • Senegal: America salutes Gambia on Independence day
    20 february 2014 16:21:52
    Dakar, Senegal (PANA) – The American government has commended Gambia and its people on the occasion of the West African nation's 49 independence anniversary, PANA reports from here Thursday. Full text...

  • Botswana: Botswana cuts ties with North Korea
    19 february 2014 18:10:11
    Gaborone, Botswana (PANA) - Botswana has terminated diplomatic and consular relations with North Korea, PANA reported, quoting the Ministry of Foreign Affairs here. Full text...

  • Nigeria: Assistant Secretary of State heads US team to Bi-nationsl Commission meeting
    16 february 2014 20:48:04
    Lagos, Nigeria (PANA) - Assistant Secretary of State Linda Thomas-Greenfield is in Nigeria at the head of the US delegation to the two-day U.S.-Nigeria Bi-national Commission (BNC) meeting scheduled to start Monday in the capital city of Abuja, PANA reported Sunday. Full text...

  • Kenya: US refutes funding anti-govt protests in Kenya
    14 february 2014 11:07:40
    Nairobi, Kenya (PANA) - The United States Government has refuted claims by Kenya that it (US) is funding anti-government protests in the East African nation. Full text...

  • Ethiopia: IGAD Special Envoys consult South Sudan’s rival parties
    13 february 2014 11:58:02
    Addis Ababa, Ethiopia (PANA) - Special envoys of the Inter-Governmental Authority on Development (IGAD) seeking a solution to the crisis in South Sudan Thursday continued consultations with members of the rival parties and other stakeholders, according to Ethiopia’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs. Full text...

  • Libya: Russian diplomats back in Tripoli after embassy attack
    12 february 2014 14:21:59
    Tripoli, Libye (PANA) – Russian diplomats, who left the country following an attack on their embassy in October last year, are back in Tripoli, the Russian Ambassador, Ivan Molotkov, announced here, saying that the returnees are staying in a Tripoli hotel pending when they safe accommodation. Full text...

  • Tunisia: Speaker of Iranian Parliament criticizes the West
    07 february 2014 21:36:00
    Tunis Tunisia (PANA) - The Speaker of Iranian Parliament, Ali Larijani, has, in a speech on the occasion of the celebration of the new Tunisian Constitution, strongly criticized the western world in general and Israel in particular, describing it as "cancer". Full text...

  • Congo: CAR caretaker president expected Saturday in Brazzaville
    07 february 2014 16:14:05
    Brazzaville, Congo (PANA) - The caretaker President of the Central African Republic (CAR), Catherine Samba-Panza, is expected Saturday in Brazzaville for a working visit to Congo during which she will hold talks with host President Denis Sassou Nguesso, mediator in the CAR crisis, PANA learnt Friday from the Congolese presidency source. Full text...

  • Russia: Moscow, Tripoli agree on protection of Russian embassy in Libya
    07 february 2014 16:12:46
    Moscow, Russia (PANA) - Russia has reached an agreement with Libyan authorities on how best to protect its embassy in Tripoli, Alexander Lukashevitch, spokesman for the Russian Foreign Ministry, announced here Friday. Full text...

  • Niger: President Issoufou to attend Europe-Africa summit in Brussels
    03 february 2014 16:12:37
    Niamey, Niger (PANA) - The Nigerien President, Issoufou Mahamadou, at an audience with the EU delegation leader in Niger, Raul Mateus Paula, on Monday received an invitation to participate in the Europe-Africa summit which will be held in Brussels 2-3 April, 2014, PANA reported, quoting the Nigerien press agency (NPA). Full text...

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