Daily Archives: May 17, 2020

UN, Aid Agencies Cite Unprecedented Humanitarian Needs in Sahel

GENEVA – United Nations and private aid agencies warned Friday that an unprecedented number of people in Africa’s volatile Sahel region are in desperate need of life-saving assistance and protection. Aid agencies say they are alarmed but not surprised by the extent of the humanitarian crisis gripping the Sahel.  Years of conflict in half a

Panic Grips Faithful After Cameroon COVID Pastor Dies

YAOUNDE, CAMEROON – Panic has gripped several hundred people after a popular Cameroon pastor and candidate in the central African state’s last presidential election, Frankline Ndifor, died of COVID-19 following his prayers that hundreds of his supporters  cured of the coronavirus. Cameroon police used force to gain access to his residence in the economic capital