Chief Editor: Ansar Mahmood Bhatti

March, 2018


Omotola Jalade Ekeinde, actress from Nigeria in Dakhla Forum


March 16, 2018 Mrs. Omotola Jalade Ekeinde, a Nigerian actress, singer and philanthropist, attends the Crans Montana Forum in Dakhla as Guest of Honour for the second consecutive year. She took the floor during the African Women’s Forum Special Program. As the foremost actress of Nigeria’s Nollywood, the world’s most productive English-language film industry, she has appeared in an astounding 300 films. She is also applauded for her remarkable humanitarian efforts, as a UN World Food Programme Ambassador, Amnesty international activist, leader of her own NGO, the Omotola Youth Empowerment ProjectRead More

Who will become Senate opposition leader, reveals Chairman Senate


KARACHI, MAR 17 (DNA) –  Senate chairman Sadiq Sanjrani said on Saturday that the one with better numbers will become the opposition leader. Talking to media after visiting Qauid’s mausoleum in Karachi, he maintained that they came in the senate with only six members. The Senate chairman thanked Asif Zradri, Bilawal Bhutto and Imran Khan for their cooperation in Senate elections. Replying to a question, Sanjrani said that he has no idea why Hasil Bizenjo is infuriated over him. He vowed that he will take forward the standard set by former senateRead More

Large number of delegates from across globe attend Dakhla Forum


DAKHLA, MAR 17 (DNA) – Large number of delegate from across the Globe attended the Dakhla Froum on Africa-South cooperation.   The Forum is held every year under the Patronage of King of Morocco.   Bonifacio Mitogo Bindang, Minister Delegate for External Relations & Cooperation, Mr. Cesar Augusto Hinestrosa Gomez, Secretary of State for Industry and Energy, Mrs. Maria Coloma Edjang Mbengono, Mayor of Malabo, and Mr. Martin Crisantos Ebe Mba, President of the National Bank of Equatorial Guinea are among the distinguished Guests from Equatorial Guinea taking part inRead More

Secretary General of TURKPA speakes in Dakhla forum


 DAKHLA (DNA) -Mr. Altynbek Mamaiusupov, Secretary General of the Parliamentary Assembly of Turkic-speaking countries (TURKPA), is in Dakhla for the Crans Montana Forum on Africa & South-South Cooperation. He held a Speaking role during the International Conference on Asia-Africa Partnerships & the Silk Road. The Parliamentary Assembly of Turkic-speaking Countries (TÜRKPA) is an International Organization created in 2008 by the Heads of parliaments of Azerbaijan, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan and Turkey, and whose primary mission is to develop a political dialogue and to harmonize the legislations between the Turkic-speaking countries.

Why did Beijing pull support for Pakistan at Financial Action Task Force? Chinese ambassador reveals the real reason


LAHORE, MAR 17 (DNA) – Last month, Pakistan narrowly escaped a US-led bid to put the country on a terror-financing watchlist, maintained by the Financial Action Task Force (FATF). China, Turkey, and Saudi Arabia, which during the initial phase of the meeting resisted US pressure to place Pakistan on the list of states that lack effective regulations to combat terrorism financing, withdrew their support during the final phase, allowing the motion to go through successfully. This invited a storm in the South Asian country, which is itself a victim ofRead More

Elisabeth Guigou Speaker during the Migration Session in Dakhla


DAKHLA, MOROCCO. First French woman to be named Minister of Justice, in 1997, Mrs. Elisabeth Guigou took part in the 4th edition of the Crans Montana Forum on Africa & South-South Cooperation organized in Dakhla. Mrs. Guigou is since 2014 the President of the Anna Lindh Foundation, an Inter-governmental Institution bringing together civil society and citizens across the Mediterranean to build trust and improve mutual understanding.Member of Parliament from 2002 to 2017 and President of the Foreign Affairs Committee of the National Assembly during her last term, Mrs. Elisabeth GuigouRead More