Pope Declares 10 New Saints, Including Dutch Priest Killed By Nazis

VATICAN CITY — Pope Francis on Sunday declared 10 people saints of the Roman Catholic Church, including an anti-Nazi Dutch priest murdered in the Dachau concentration camp and a French hermit monk assassinated in Algeria.   The 85-year-old pope, who has been using a wheelchair due to knee and leg pain, was driven to the altar at the start of the ceremony, which was attended by more than 50,000 people…

African Union Chief Wants Pan-African Credit Ratings Agency

DAKAR, SENAGAL — Senegal President Macky Sall called Sunday for the creation of a pan-African credit ratings agency, saying that the "very arbitrary" nature of the system of assessment by international organizations made it more expensive for African countries to borrow on global debt markets.   Sall, who is currently head of the African Union, told private radio RFM that there was a need — "given the injustices, the sometimes…

Blinken Meets with NATO Allies in Berlin on Ukraine Support

BERLIN, GERMANY — U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken met Sunday with Ukrainian Foreign Minister Dmytro Kuleba in Berlin, where the two men discussed plans to work together to ensure Ukrainian food exports reach consumers in Africa and Asia.   The two are attending a NATO foreign ministers’ meeting, called to discuss the situation in the ground on Ukraine and to coordinate efforts to provide Ukraine with the humanitarian assistance…

Juba, Khartoum to discuss transitional financial arrangements: official

South Sudan’s Finance minister, Agak Achuil Lual is in the Sudanese capital, Khartoum for discussions on the transitional financial arrangements between the two countries, a senior official told the Sudan Tribune on Saturday.   Lual was accompanied by security affairs advisor, Tutkew Gatlauk Manime.   “I tell you the financial situation is really bad and it will deteriorate if nothing is done urgently.  Civil servants have not been paid. The…

South Sudan’s Kiir, former defence minister hold talks

South Sudan’s President Salva Kiir on Friday met and held talks with former defence minister, Majak D’Agoot in what appeared a renewed commitment between both leaders. It was not immediately clear what the two leaders discussed during the meeting de Agoot described as “fruitful”, without divulging further details. “A fruitful meeting with the President of the Republic, H. E. Salva Kiir Mayardit. We extensively explored the economic, security, social, political…

‫ مؤسسة أثينا العالمية للتعليم وجامعة كارولينا تعلنان عن شراكة عابرة للحدود لخدمة المجتمع الطلابي العالمي

أكسفورد، إنجلترا، 15 أيار/مايو، 2022 / PRNewswire /– يسر مؤسسة أثينا العالمية للتعليم (يوني أثينا) وجامعة كارولينا الإعلان عن شراكة لتقديم برامج ماجستير في إدارة الأعمال على مستوى العالم.  ستقدم هذه الاتفاقية عبر الوطنية المهمة برامج إكمال برامج تعليمية مقدمة من  يوني أثينا /جامعة كارولينا في جميع أنحاء 113 دولة تخدمها حاليًا مؤسسة يوني أثينا.  سيتم تقديم البرامج عبر الإنترنت، ولكن سيكون لدى الطلاب خيار إكمال البرنامج في مباني الجامعة…

International Day of Families, Angel Yeast encourages households to bake at home.

YICHANG, China, May 15, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Angel Yeast (en.angelyeast.com, SH600298), a listed global yeast and yeast extract manufacturer, announced on International Day of Families on May 15 that it will continue its longstanding commitment to support and promote a healthy lifestyle for families around the world. Offering a wide range of yeast products, the company aims to inspire and encourage urban households to bake and cook more at home.…

International Day of Families, Angel Yeast encourages households to bake at home.

YICHANG, China, May 15, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Angel Yeast (en.angelyeast.com, SH600298), a listed global yeast and yeast extract manufacturer, announced on International Day of Families on May 15 that it will continue its longstanding commitment to support and promote a healthy lifestyle for families around the world. Offering a wide range of yeast products, the company aims to inspire and encourage urban households to bake and cook more at home.…