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'Korea will become reliable partner for Kenya's develop...
May 31, 2016
President Park Geun-hye's contribution is published in Kenya's Daily Nation on May 30, prior to her state visit to the East African nation. In her open letter, the president stressed the importance of Korea-Kenya cooperation and the mutual benefits that it will bring. P...


Park, Museveni launch Korea Aid program for Uganda
May 30, 2016
President Park Geun-hye and her Ugandan counterpart Yoweri Museveni launched South Korea's aid program for Uganda on Monday in the latest sign of Seoul’s commitment to boosting development cooperation in Africa. South Korea -- which has become the first former aid recipient to...


Media focuses on Ugandan decision to cut NK ties
May 30, 2016
Many Ugandan newspapers focus on their government's decision to cease military cooperation with North Korea. The Ugandan government’s decision to stop its military cooperation with North Korea is making headlines across the region. Newspapers and broadcasters have publi...


Korea, Uganda to cooperate on economy, denuclearization
May 30, 2016
President Park Geun-hye and Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni pose for a photo during the Korea-Uganda summit at State House in Entebbe, Uganda, on May 29. The two leaders agreed to strengthen cooperation across a wide range of sectors, including the economy, development and nati...


S. Korea, Uganda ink MOUs on health cooperation
May 30, 2016
South Korea has signed a series of memorandums of understanding (MOUs) with Uganda to strengthen cooperation in the health sector, health ministry officials here said Sunday. The agreement was made in Kampala as South Korean President Park Geun-hye and Ugandan President Yoweri ...


'Uganda should emulate Korea on poverty fight’
May 29, 2016
The New Vision daily of Sunday Vision, an Ugandan newspaper, features a contribution on May 27 from President Park Geun-hye, currently on a state visit to the country. It also published a special article on May 29 that introduced Korea’s New Community Movement, a series of rura...

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'Korea, a friend from the Orient'
May 29, 2016
The Reporter, an English-language Ethiopian weekly, publishes a special article, ‘A friend from the Orient,’ on its front page on May 28. The article focuses on President Park Geun-hye’s state visit to Ethiopia and Korea’s rapid economic growth over the past few decades. ...


Museveni: Uganda to suspend security, military cooperat...
May 29, 2016
Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni vowed Sunday to cut off his country’s security and military cooperation with North Korea, in the latest increase in international diplomatic pressure exerted on Pyongyang over its nuclear program, a South Korean official said. North Korea is ...


Korea Aid takes first steps across Africa
May 29, 2016
President Park Geun-hye (center) and Ethiopian President Mulatu Teshome speak with Korean medical staff during the launch ceremony for Korea Aid at Addis Ababa University on May 28. Korea’s new developmental aid program, Korea Aid, officially launched in Ethiopia on May 28. ...


President meets African Union Commission chairperson
May 29, 2016
President Park Geun-hye (left) talks with African Union Commission Chairperson Nkosazana Dlamini Zuma as she signs the guest book at the headquarters of the African Union in Addis Ababa on May 27. During her visit, the African Union restated its support for the denuclearization o...