Sunday, August 19, 2018

Starvation looms for 20 million, UN agricultural advisory group told at opening session

If nothing is done soon, 20 million people will starve to death over the next six months in South Sudan, Somalia, north-eastern Nigera and...

A child born today may live to see humanity’s end, unless…

 Humans will be extinct in 100 years because the planet will be uninhabitable, said the late Australian microbiologist Frank Fenner, one of the leaders...

Millions of Danish aid heading to Horn of Africa

Civil war and drought continues to wreak havoc in South Sudan, Somalia and Yemen The development minister, Ulla Tørnæs, has set aside 125 million kroner...

UN: Hunger Rises in Somalia as Floods Loom

The number of Somalis who are hungry has risen in the past six months, the United  Nations said on Monday, predicting a further spike...

Photos: Thousands may die in parched Somalia, Somaliland, UN warns

Severe droughts are stifling northern Somalia and forecasts of little rain this year will make things worse, particularly in northern Somalia where people are...

The Latest: California Wildfire Grows After Jumping Containment

Firefighters are trying to stand their ground after a massive blaze jumped Highway 20, which had served as a containment line. The blaze grew...

The Africa continent is splitting in two and it’s happening faster than we thought

Eastern Africa is splitting from the rest of the continent in a geological event that will occur in millions of years, eventually leaving Africa...

What the world could look like in 2030: A future with clean energy

t is not enough for politicians to talk about climate change – we need to push them for solutions. The conversation has moved past...

Ramadan 2015: Akon, Mike Tyson, Janet Jackson and other celebrities who you did not...

Akon has stated in the press that he is Muslim and that his full name is Aliaune Damala Akon Thiam(Reuters) As Muslims around the world...

Somaliland’s cyclone victims requires urgent humanitarian aid: World Vision

Thousands of victims of a devastating cyclone that hit Somaliland on May 19 are in dire need of food, clean water and basic health...

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Torpedoing Africa, and then complaining about ‘migration’

European countries are still shaping the lives of millions of Africans, determining both their present and future. Out of the 67 coups in 26 African...

Zakia Hussein: Somalia’s First General and Deputy Police Commander

Somali President Abdullahi ‘Farmajo’ Mohamed, has appointed Zakia Hussein to the position of general and deputy chief of the Somali Police Force. Zakia becomes the first...

Chief Guterres Says UN Budget Is In Deficit, Warns of Consequences

Letter sent to member states by António Guterres reveals $139m deficit in core budget António Guterres, the UN secretary general, has warned that the organisation...