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Sudan: Fruit Vendor Dies After Tear Gas Fired at Protesters

A Sudanese fruit vendor died in Khartoum Sunday from inhaling tear gas fired at protesters.

Medics and the vendor’s family said the 62-year-old resident of Bahari, a northern suburb of the Sudanese capital, died in …

Sudan: Fruit Vendor Dies After Tear Gas Fired at Protesters

A Sudanese fruit vendor died in Khartoum Sunday from inhaling tear gas fired at protesters.

Medics and the vendor’s family said the 62-year-old resident of Bahari, a northern suburb of the Sudanese capital, died in …

Somalia Moves to Calm Diplomatic Tensions With Kenya

The Somali government has moved to calm diplomatic tensions following Kenya’s decision to recall its ambassador to Mogadishu and instruct Somalia’s ambassador to leave Nairobi.

The two counties are embroiled in a maritime dispute.

In …

African Union Commision and African Development Bank launch scorecard to track nutrition progress

The African Union Commission, the African Development Bank and global partners today launched the Continental Nutrition Accountability Scorecard to raise awareness and reinforce commitments by African governments to help end malnutrition.

His Majesty King Letsie …

Johnson & Johnson Innovation dévoile les noms des lauréats des premiers Champions of Science : Africa Storytelling Challenge

Un programme met en lumière l’innovation scientifique sur l’ensemble du continent africain

WASHINGTON, 15 février 2019 /PRNewswire/ — Johnson & Johnson Innovation a annoncé aujourd’hui les cinq lauréats des premiers Champions de la Science : …

Johnson & Johnson Innovation dévoile les noms des lauréats des premiers Champions of Science : Africa Storytelling Challenge

Un programme met en lumière l’innovation scientifique sur l’ensemble du continent africain

WASHINGTON, 15 février 2019 /PRNewswire/ — Johnson & Johnson Innovation a annoncé aujourd’hui les cinq lauréats des premiers Champions de la Science : …

Johnson & Johnson Innovation Names Winners of Inaugural Champions of Science – Africa Storytelling Challenge

Program Spotlights Scientific Innovation across African Continent

WASHINGTON, Feb. 15, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — Johnson & Johnson Innovation today announced five winners of the first Champions of Science – Africa Storytelling Challenge. The Challenge aimed …

2019 will be critical for climate action, says UN

United Nations, The year 2019 will be a critical year for the international community to take effective action on climate change, said UN General Assembly President, Maria Espinosa on Thursday, during a briefing to announce …

Peace Remains Elusive in Libya

LONDON On February 17, eight years ago, Libyans rose up and launched a rebellion that led to the ouster of autocrat Col. Moammar Gadhafi. The high expectations of what life would be like without Gadhafi …