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Ethiopian Airlines Boeing 737 Crashes On Way To Kenya

no responses. March 10, 2019 Modupe.aduloju

Ethiopian Airlines Boeing 737 Crashes On Way To Kenya


Ethiopian Airlines Boeing 737 Crashes On Way To Kenya

An Ethiopian Airlines Boeing 737 passenger jet has crashed on a flight from Addis Ababa to Nairobi in Kenya. The flight is believed to have had […]

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no responses. March 4, 2019 KEVIN NWABUEZE

Accra To Host Climate Chance Summit Africa 2019


Accra To Host Climate Chance Summit Africa 2019

Accra will in October this year host the Climate Chance Summit Africa 2019, a major annual international conference that discusses how the world should tackle climate […]

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no responses. February 27, 2019 Elizabeth David

Algerian Students Protest Against Bouteflika’s fifth Term Bid


Algerian Students Protest Against Bouteflika’s fifth Term Bid

Tens of thousands of Algerian students have joined the protests against 81-year-old President Abdelaziz Bouteflika’s decision to run for a fifth term. In the capital, Algiers, […]

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no responses. February 27, 2019 Elizabeth David

Breaking:Deadly Fire Erupts At Cairo’s Main Railway Station


Breaking:Deadly Fire Erupts At Cairo’s Main Railway Station

At least 12 people have been killed and several others injured by a large fire at the main railway station in the Egypt’s capital, Cairo. Security […]

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no responses. February 19, 2019 Enuwa Ochai

Kidnapped School Children Freed in Cameroon


Kidnapped School Children Freed in Cameroon

Cameroonian students and school staff who were kidnapped on Saturday have been freed the Bishop of Kumbo said. A total of 176 people, mostly students, were […]

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no responses. February 16, 2019 KEVIN NWABUEZE

Rawlings Calls For Global Political Accountability


Rawlings Calls For Global Political Accountability

Former President Jerry John Rawlings has called for a culture of global political accountability to stem the tide of impunity being exhibited by some states. He […]

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no responses. February 16, 2019 KEVIN NWABUEZE

Comoros President Steps Down Ahead Of Election


Comoros President Steps Down Ahead Of Election

Azali Assoumani has stepped down as president of Comoros to seek re-election in upcoming elections scheduled for March and April 2019. In an interview with privately-owned […]

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no responses. February 13, 2019 Enuwa Ochai

Missing Kenyan Activist Caroline Mwatha Found Dead


Missing Kenyan Activist Caroline Mwatha Found Dead

Missing Kenyan activist Caroline Mwatha has been found dead, police have told the BBC. Ms Mwatha worked documenting extrajudicial police killings but police believe she may […]

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no responses. February 11, 2019 Enuwa Ochai

Ailing Algerian Presdient seeks fifth term


Ailing Algerian Presdient seeks fifth term

Algeria’s 81-year-old President Abdelaziz Bouteflika will seek a fifth term in April’s elections, he announced in a message published by state media. Mr Bouteflika has been […]

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WHO LOGO

no responses. February 11, 2019 Modupe.aduloju

WHO Supports Five Countries To Fight Lassa Fever Outbreaks


WHO Supports Five Countries To Fight Lassa Fever Outbreaks

‘A total of 12 Lassa Fever cases have been confirmed to date in Benin, Guinea, Liberia and Togo, including two deaths, with more suspected cases being […]

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no responses. February 7, 2019 Enuwa Ochai

Ethiopian groom, Best Man Killed by ‘Grenade Accident’


Ethiopian groom, Best Man Killed by ‘Grenade Accident’

A groom and his best man have been killed in Ethiopia in an apparent accident involving a grenade belonging to the groom, local officials say. The […]

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no responses. January 30, 2019 Enuwa Ochai

Sudan Protests: Authorities Order Release of all Detainees


Sudan Protests: Authorities Order Release of all Detainees

Authorities in Sudan have ordered the release of all detainees held during weeks of anti-government protests. The release was ordered by Sudan’s intelligence and security chief, […]

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no responses. January 22, 2019 Elizabeth David

Zimbabwe President Abandons Davos Trip Amid Unrest


Zimbabwe President Abandons Davos Trip Amid Unrest

Zimbabwean President Emmerson Mnangagwa has broken off a trip to Europe after violent protests in his home country. Mr Mnangagwa had been due to attend the […]

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no responses. January 18, 2019 Enuwa Ochai

African Union Urges DR Congo to Delay Final Election Results


African Union Urges DR Congo to Delay Final Election Results

The African Union (AU) says the re are “serious doubts” about the outcome of elections in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DR Congo) and has called for final […]

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no responses. January 14, 2019 Enuwa Ochai

Zimbabwe Protests After Petrol, Diesel Price Hike


Zimbabwe Protests After Petrol, Diesel Price Hike

Protests have broken out in Zimbabwe’s two main cities following the more than doubling of the fuel price. Burning tyres and boulders are being used to […]

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no responses. January 10, 2019 Olamide Omowumi

Forbes Releases 2019 List Of Richest Men In Africa


Forbes Releases 2019 List Of Richest Men In Africa

For the eighth year in a row, Aliko Dangote of Nigeria is Africa’s richest man. His net worth is estimated $10.3 billion, however, he lost nearly $2 billion […]

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Felix Tshisekedi

no responses. January 10, 2019 Enuwa Ochai

Opposition leader, Tshisekedi winner in DR Congo poll


Opposition leader, Tshisekedi winner in DR Congo poll

Opposition candidate Felix Tshisekedi has won the Democratic Republic of Congo’s tightly contested presidential vote, the electoral commission says. The provisional result puts him ahead of […]

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EBOLA OUTBREAK

no responses. December 28, 2018 Enuwa Ochai

DR Congo Election: Protesters Attack Ebola Centre in Beni


DR Congo Election: Protesters Attack Ebola Centre in Beni

Protesters angry with the postponement of Sunday’s presidential election in parts of the Democratic Republic of Congo have attacked a clinic where possible Ebola cases are […]

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Qatar Fund for Development #QFFD signed a grant agreement for 3 million USD with #WHO Afro to prevent and eliminate Neglected Tropical Diseases #NTDs in 47 African countries, on the side of #WISHQATAR2018.

no responses. November 15, 2018 Modupe.aduloju

Qatar Fund For Development Announces $3 Million For Elimination Of Neglected Tropical Diseases


Qatar Fund For Development Announces $3 Million For Elimination Of Neglected Tropical Diseases

Qatar Fund for Development (QFFD) has signed an agreement with World Health Organization (WHO)’s Regional Office for Africa worth 3 million USD, on the sidelines of […]

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no responses. November 10, 2018 Modupe.aduloju

3rd Interministerial Conference: 23% Of Deaths Are Linked To Environment In Africa- WHO


3rd Interministerial Conference: 23% Of Deaths Are Linked To Environment In Africa- WHO

 Aiming to identify emerging environmental threats to people’s health and agree on a strategic action plan for the region, African Ministers of health and environment  meet […]

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