Tuesday, October 23, 2018

UN Urges Buhari To Sustain Gains In Fight Against Boko Haram

The United Nations (UN) has asked the incoming administration of the All Progressives Congress in Nigeria to sustain the gains recorded by the outgoing...

Ethiopia’s Massive Gilgel Gibe III Hydropower Dam Project Linked To Severe Hunger By Indigenous...

The United Nations is assessing a potential link between the massive Gilgel Gibe III hydropower project on the Omo River and severe hunger in...

NIGERIA SURVIVORS OF BOKO HARAM ATTACK RECALL ‘TOTAL TERROR’

The evening was closing in when the first few shots sounded. Men locked up their little shops and ran, looking for safety. Women in...

Where do Africa’s multimillionaires live?

Wealthy Nigerians used to travel abroad to get their fix of luxury goods. However these days, they can take a stroll around Victoria Island, an...

Shops set ablaze, looted as xenophobic attacks spread in South Africa

South African police fired rubber bullets Friday to disperse crowds setting immigrant businesses ablaze as attacks against foreigners spread to Johannesburg. Chanting and singing, machete-armed...

South Africa’s Durban city rallies against xenophobia

Up to 5,000 people are marching in South Africa's coastal city of Durban in a major rally against xenophobia following attacks on foreigners. President Jacob...

Al-Shabab recruiting in Kenyan towns

Al-Shabab recruiting in Kenyan towns - BBC News Somalia's Islamist al-Shabab militants are recruiting heavily in north-eastern Kenya, according to evidence gathered by the BBC. The...

South Africans to march against attacks on foreigners

http://c.brightcove.com/services/viewer/federated_f9?isVid=1&isUI=1 Thousands of people are expected to attend a march in South Africa's coastal city of Durban in solidarity with the country's foreign nationals. The march,...

Libya migrants: UN urges more effort to save lives

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NWsadV-mAQ8 The UN refugee agency says not enough is being done to save the lives of the rising number of migrants trying to cross the...

Anti-migrant violence spreads in South Africa

Violence against immigrants in South Africa has killed at least five people since last week in one of the worst outbreak of violence in...

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Somaliland: President Bihi to blame for imminent collapse of agreement with Khatumo

Taking a growing altercation between the government of Somaliland and the opposition parties on technical, election-related issues another step, UCID party leader, Faisal Ali...

‘I wake up screaming!’ – Former Somalia child soldiers cry for help

Hassan Ghedi Santur, a Somali‐Canadian journalist, novelist, and the author of “Maps of Exile,” a nonfiction account of African migration to Europe writes  that...

Somalia: Villa Somalia openly out to support ‘puppet’ president in Baidoa

Somalia's Minister of Energy and Water, Abdiaziz Hassan Mohamed, popularly known as arrived in Baidoa on Monday ahead of the presidential vote of...