Germany aims to host Libya conference to stabilize oil producer

12/09/2019 – The plans, which are still in the early stages according to diplomats, are the first major diplomatic push since eastern forces loyal to Khalifa Haftar launched in April an offensive to take the capital Tripoli, held by the internationally recognized government of Premier Fayez al-Serraj. Continuer à lire … « Germany aims to host Libya conference to stabilize oil producer »

Germany will do its part to avoid proxy war in Libya, says Merkel

11/09/2019 – Germany will do its part to avoid a proxy war in Libya, Chancellor Angela Merkel said on Wednesday, warning that the situation in the north African country risked destabilising the whole of Africa.“In Libya, a situation is developing that can take on similar dimensions to what we have seen in Syria .. and it’s imperative we do everything we can to make sure this does not escalate into a proxy war and Germany will play its part,” Merkel told the Bundestag lower house.

“The whole of the African region will be destabilised if Libya is not stabilised,” she added.

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Mali/Allemagne – Visite officielle de 72 heures d’IBK en Allemagne du 7 au 9 février 2019

2019/06/02 – Le Président de la République, Chef de l’Etat Son Excellence Monsieur Ibrahim Boubacar Keita accompagné de son Épouse Keita Aminata Maiga, se rendra à Berlin le 7 février 2019. Continuer à lire … « Mali/Allemagne – Visite officielle de 72 heures d’IBK en Allemagne du 7 au 9 février 2019 »

UK/Africa – Why British PM Theresa May isolated Uganda on Africa visit (Opinion/Harold Kaija )

2018/02/10 – The British PM Theresa May was in Africa to cultivate economic partnerships with Africa in what she called “Shared Prosperity.” This is ahead of the UK’s Exit from the European Union. Premier May visited Nigeria, South Africa and Kenya. Her visit was followed shortly by German Chancellor Angela Merkel’s visit to Ghana, Nigeria and South Africa. Again, business and economic partnerships were high on the agenda. Continuer à lire … « UK/Africa – Why British PM Theresa May isolated Uganda on Africa visit (Opinion/Harold Kaija ) »

Opinion: Angela Merkel in Africa — A transparent tour

2018/09/02 – Thanks to her migration policy, German Chancellor Angela Merkel is a popular figure in Africa. But her tour to Senegal, Ghana and Nigeria was primarily for her voters back home, says Claus Stäcker. Continuer à lire … « Opinion: Angela Merkel in Africa — A transparent tour »

Sénégal / Allemagne – Angela Merkel attendue à Dakar, cet après-midi

2018/08/29 – Angela Merkel arrive, ce mercredi, dans l’après-midi, au Sénégal. La chancelière allemande va séjourner au Sénégal durant 48 heures. Elle effectue une visite officielle.

La leader européenne sera accueillie à l’aéroport par le président de la République sénégalais Macky Sall. Les deux dirigeants auront ensuite un entretien au palais de la République qui sera suivi d’une conférence de presse commune. Continuer à lire … « Sénégal / Allemagne – Angela Merkel attendue à Dakar, cet après-midi »

Business and migration to shape Merkel‘s trip to West Africa

2018/08/29 – Nigeria, Ghana and Senegal are the three countries on Merkel’s upcoming trip to Africa. Her itinerary is filled with business and trade meetings but migration is also expected to be on the agenda. Continuer à lire … « Business and migration to shape Merkel‘s trip to West Africa »