Tuesday, December 12, 2017

UNSC to impose bans on South Sudan warring sides

The United Nations Security Council (UNSC) has adopted a resolution to impose sanctions on the two conflicting sides in South Sudan as a deadline...

A migrant’s journey begins

West African family heartbroken after sending child on treacherous journey to seek a better life in Europe. Abdou Diallo has been training to be a...

UNHCR says more than 105,000 refugees have fled violence in Burundi

The UN refugee agency said on Friday that more than 105,000 people have fled to neighbouring countries to escape political violence in Burundi, with...

Kenya: Court orders suspected terrorist arrested at Uhuru Kenyatta’s Gatundu home detained

A suspected terrorist was on Tuesday arrested at President Uhuru Kenyatta’s Gatundu home. The suspect, Said Mirre Siyad, is alleged to have been carrying out...

Video of the Day: REMEMBERING MANDELA

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I remember the day … I designed the Nigerian flag

In 1959, a year before Nigeria's independence, a 23-year-old student helped colour the country's identity. Sixty-two years after a British journalist first suggested the name...

My visit to the Smiley coast of Africa

I had the opportunity to visit Gambia for the second time in a year as an International Programmes Officer responsible for monitoring orphan programmes...
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KDF camp in Kulbiyow comes under Al-Shabaab attack

Suspected Al-Shabaab militants have attacked a Kenyan military camp in Kulbiyow, Lower Jubba, Somalia, some 18 kilometres from the Kenyan border. The KDF base was...

Curtain falls on 2015 AfDB Annual Meetings in Abidjan

The 50th Annual Meetings of the African Development Bank (AfDB) and the 41st meetings of the African Development Fund (ADF) closed on Friday, in...

Kenya ready to leave ICC over Rule 68 application in Ruto case

Kenya said on Thursday it was ready to quit the ICC if it did not get assurances about the handling of the trial of...

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Le Monde: Somaliland, the lessons of a ghost country

The former British protectorate (Somaliland), self-proclaimed independence of Somalia in 1991, has not been recognized by any state but tries to consolidate the exercise...

Pentagon foresees at least two more years of combat in Somalia

Amid its escalating campaign of drone strikes in Somalia, the Pentagon has presented the White House with an operational plan that envisions at least...

Humanitarian data breaches: the real scandal is our collective inaction

Why it’s time for an independent investigatory body CAMBRIDGE, 8 December 2017: The news that a platform used by at least 11 major operational NGOs and...