In African Union (AU)
Jan 25th, 2013
President Mwai Kibaki arrived in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, Friday afternoon for a three day official visit. The plane carrying the President and his delegation touched down at Bole International Airport shortly after 12:00 noon. On arrival, the President was received by high ranking Ethiopian Government...
In East Africa
Jan 16th, 2013
Ethiopia may be eligible to join the World Trade Organisation (WTO) by 2014, according to officials at the organisation. The announcement that the country may be able to join the WTO within the next two years was made by Pascal Lamy, out-going Director General of the organisation while visiting Ethio...
Sep 7th, 2012
Nigeria’s Finance Minister Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala is not interested in replacing Pascal Lamy as the head of the World Trade Organisation (WTO) when the Frenchman steps down in a year’s time. This is what Nigeria’s Finance Ministry said yesterday. Okonjo-Iweala left her role as the managing director of t...