Daily Archives: October 3, 2019

UNHCR urges more support to boost refugee access to tertiary education

Only three per cent of refugees have access to higher education, according to UNHCR, the UN Refugee Agency. In its Refugee Student Voices: Refugee Students In Higher Educationrdquo; report released this week, UNHCR is calling …

UNHCR urges more support to boost refugee access to tertiary education

Only three per cent of refugees have access to higher education, according to UNHCR, the UN Refugee Agency. In its Refugee Student Voices: Refugee Students In Higher Educationrdquo; report released this week, UNHCR is calling …

Tanzania Denies Hiding Information on Suspected Ebola Cases

DAR ES SALAAM, TANZANIA – Tanzania denied Thursday it was withholding information from the World Health Organization (WHO) on suspected cases of Ebola, saying it was not hiding any outbreak of the deadly disease in …

Hundreds Return to Burundi as Mass Repatriation Effort Begins

More than 500 Burundians were returned to their home country from three Tanzanian refugee camps Thursday, marking the first wave in a massive effort to repatriate people fleeing violence and unrest over the last few …

Hundreds Return to Burundi as Mass Repatriation Effort Begins

More than 500 Burundians were returned to their home country from three Tanzanian refugee camps Thursday, marking the first wave in a massive effort to repatriate people fleeing violence and unrest over the last few …

Toothpick and Two Generals Helped Venezuela Opposition Leader Survive Jail

CARACAS – During four months in a small military jail cell, Venezuela’s Congress vice president scratched the days on a wall with a toothpick, held a hunger-strike, and made unlikely friends with two generals who …

Nigeria Releases 25 Children Cleared of Suspected Ties With Boko Haram

MAIDUGURI, NIGERIA, – The Nigerian army released 25 children Thursday after clearing them of suspected ties with armed Islamist groups in the country’s restive northeast region, the United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) said.

Nigeria has …

Nigeria Releases 25 Children Cleared of Suspected Ties With Boko Haram

MAIDUGURI, NIGERIA, – The Nigerian army released 25 children Thursday after clearing them of suspected ties with armed Islamist groups in the country’s restive northeast region, the United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) said.

Nigeria has …