ICC launches policy on sexual gender-based crimes

New York, US (PANA) – The Prosecutor of the International Criminal Court (ICC), Ms. Fatou Bensouda has launched a Policy on Sexual and Gender-Based Crimes, stressing the need to end impunity for such egregious crimes. Speaking at the launch of … Read More

Africa moves to tap Diaspora remittances

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Nairobi, Kenya (PANA) – African countries have taken the bold step to improve measurement and recording of remittances flow, reduce remittance transfer costs and enable beneficiaries to be included in the financial system. This follows the signing of Host Country … Read More

Video: “As long as Ebola was in Africa it was not a crisis but just another African disease” Kofi Boateng

“As long as Ebola was in Africa it was not a crisis but just another African disease” Kofi Boateng

Wolof: Ousmane Dramé speaks about her two children being beaten and called Ebola

Ousmane Dramé speaks about her two children being beaten and called Ebola

Urbanworld Film Festival opens with Beyond the Lights

Beyond the Lights stars Gugu Mbatha-Raw and Nate Parker at the Urbanworld Film Festival By Isseu Diouf Campbell The nation’s largest competitive multicultural film festival, Urbanworld Film Festival, opened with Beyond the Lights on September 18, 2014, at SAV Theatre in … Read More

United African Congress leads Ebola awareness campaign in New York

By Isseu Diouf Campbell L’organisation United African Congress a organisé, en partenariat avec la fondation Give them a Hand Foundation, un forum sur le virus Ebola, au siège des Nations Unies, le 27 août 2014, pour sensibiliser le public et … Read More

Mayor Bill de Blasio and First Lady Chirlane McCray host Caribbean Heritage reception

By Isseu Diouf Campbell Mayor Bill de Blasio and First Lady Chirlane McCray hosted yesterday, August 27, 2014, a reception in celebration of the West Indian American and Caribbean Heritage at Gracie Mansion. Chirlane McCray who is of Barbadian and … Read More

Video Interview with Mandela Washington Fellow Fouzia Dahir

Mandela Washington Fellow Fouzia Dahir talks about leadership and the U.S. Africa Summit. Video Interview with Mandela Washington Fellow Fouzia Dahir

Nigerian Diaspora to tackle education and security challenges at 5th Annual Nigerian Leadership Summit

By Isseu Diouf Campbell Nigerian professionals, academicians, entrepreneurs, and government officials will discuss Nigeria’s education and security challenges, present leadership issues and ways the Diaspora can contribute to the country’s economic growth at the 5th Annual Nigerian Leadership Summit held … Read More

Tanzania: Tanzania’s Diaspora return to roots

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Dar es Salaam, Tanzania (PANA) – Thousands of Tanzanians from the Diaspora will hold their first-ever conference in Tanzania on August 14-15, 2014 with the aim of establishing an inclusive agenda for their participation in the country’s development. Put together by the … Read More

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