Germany Helps Tanzania’s EFFORTS TO COMBAT Poaching

Germany Helps Tanzania’s EFFORTS TO COMBAT Poaching

DEFENCEWEB The German government donated two Husky fixed-wing light aircraft to the Tanzania National Parks and Tanzania Wildlife Authority to help combat wildlife poaching. The…

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U.S. Donation to Boost Cameroon’s  Boko Haram Fight

U.S. Donation to Boost Cameroon’s Boko Haram Fight

DEFENCEWEB The U.S. government donated 18 Toyota pickup trucks, a trailer truck, a front-end loader and other equipment to Cameroon’s military, which will use it…

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Kenya, France, Partner  for Clean Water

Kenya, France, Partner for Clean Water

THE STAR, Kenya Kenya is working with France on a project to give communities around Lake Victoria access to clean water and improve security in…

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South Africa Partners with France to Patrol Remote Waters

South Africa Partners with France to Patrol Remote Waters

DEFENCEWEB South Africa and France announced an agreement for cooperative patrols in the southern Indian Ocean against illegal, unreported and unregulated fishing in each country’s…

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U.S. Extends African Trade Act by 10 Years

U.S. Extends African Trade Act by 10 Years

THE EAST AFRICAN In a long-awaited vote, the U.S. Congress moved to extend the African Growth and Opportunity Act (AGOA) by 10 years. “AGOA has…

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Tanzanian Net Snares ‘Queen of Ivory’

Tanzanian Net Snares ‘Queen of Ivory’

THE ASSOCIATED PRESS/ADF STAFF In what is being lauded as a major crackdown on the illegal ivory trade, Tanzanian officials have arrested and charged a…

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Peugeots to Roll Out of Moroccan Plant in 2019

Peugeots to Roll Out of Moroccan Plant in 2019

French automotive giant PSA Peugeot Citroen announced it will build a $632 million car factory in Morocco with an annual production capacity of 90,000 units….

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Mauritania Signs Historic Fishing Accord with EU

Mauritania Signs Historic Fishing Accord with EU

Mauritania and the European Union (EU) announced in July 2015 that they had signed a “win-win” fishing accord after 16 months of heated debate. The…

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U.S./AU Join to Create Disease Prevention Center

U.S./AU Join to Create Disease Prevention Center

The United States and the African Union signed an agreement on April 13, 2015, to create the African Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. U.S….

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Japan to Help Tanzania Unclog Roads

Japan to Help Tanzania Unclog Roads

THE CITIZEN, TANZANIA There’s a glimmer of hope at last for Dar es Salaam drivers: The Japanese government has donated $13 million in a bid…

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