Secretary Tillerson to highlight U.S.-Africa ties ahead of first African trip Updated for 2021

82,102FansLike
2,966FollowersFollow
2,700SubscribersSubscribe
82,102FansLike
3,122FollowersFollow
2,700SubscribersSubscribe

Updated: March 4, 2021


President Donald Trump’s top diplomat, U.S. Secretary of State, Rex Tillerson, will deliver remarks in Virginia on Tuesday ahead of his first official African trip this week.

What he will discuss: Mr. Tillerson will speak at the Mason University, the Fairfax Campus, where he is expected to outline the United States’ relationship with Africa and the U.S. government’s desire to strengthen ties with African partners through greater security, trade and investment, and good governance.

https://https://www.https://www.todaynewsafrica.com/defeat-boko-haram-tillerson-will-discuss-buhari-next-week/politics/

Who will he meet in Africa?: Secretary Tillerson is traveling to five African countries shortly after the event. He will meet with Presidents Muhammadu Buhari of Nigeria, Uhuru Kenyatta of Kenya, Idriss Deby of Chad, Mulatu Teshome of Ethiopia and Ismaïl Omar Guelleh of Djibouti.

[/read_more]

[read_more id="2" more="Read full article" less="Read less"]

Simon Ateba
Simon Ateba
Simon Ateba covers the White House, the U.S. government, the International Monetary Fund, the World Bank and other financial and international institutions for Today News Africa in Washington D.C. Simon can be reached on simonateba@todaynewsafrica.com

LEAVE A REPLY

Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here

Trending Now

TRENDING

Confidential U.S. government report concludes Ethiopia Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed leading ethnic cleansing in Tigray region

A confidential U.S. government report has concluded that the government of Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed in Ethiopia along with allied militia fighters are leading a systematic campaign of ethnic cleansing in Tigray."Whole villages were severely damaged or completely erased," the report, first obtained by The New York Times, says.It adds that fighters from the neighboring Amhara region of Ethiopia who moved to Tigray...

Stay connected

[/read_more]

[read_more id="2" more="Read full article" less="Read less"]

error: Alert: Content is protected !!
Share
Tweet
Reddit
Pocket
Share
More