Daily Archives: June 20, 2019

WHO flags “critical funding gap amidst call for all political parties to join the fight against Ebola

The Ebola outbreak in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) will only end with bipartisan political cooperationand community ownership, according to the World Health Organization’s Director-General, DrTedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus. He was speaking to Member …

South African Teens Flying Self-Assembled Plane Across Africa

EIKENHOF, SOUTH AFRICA – A group of South African teenagers has assembled a four-seater airplane and is flying it across the continent. Aviation experts say this a significant feat, one that will inspire teens who …

South African Teens Flying Self-Assembled Plane Across Africa

EIKENHOF, SOUTH AFRICA – A group of South African teenagers has assembled a four-seater airplane and is flying it across the continent. Aviation experts say this a significant feat, one that will inspire teens who …

Malawi Protesters Call for Electoral Commission’s Head to Step Down

LILONGWE – Nearly 15,000 opposition supporters brought business to a standstill in the capital Lilongwe as they marched to the Capitol Hill, the seat of government offices.

They wanted to present a petition, demanding the …

Refugee Women in Cameroon Empowered by Mobile Money

GADO REFUGEE CAMP, CAMEROON – In refugee camps in Cameroon, food aid has been replaced by mobile money payments. The system allows refugees to choose what food they buy and allows women to rely less …

Cameroon Truckers Resume Work after CAR Rebels Release Hostages

GAROUA BOULAI, CAMEROON – Truckers from Cameroon are crossing into the Central African Republic again, after the C.A.R. government convinced rebels to release abducted drivers. The truckers provide an important lifeline to the landlocked C.A.R.…