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Panel: Full-Scale War Looms in South Sudan One Year After Peace Accord Signed

GENEVA – A panel of U.N. experts warns the failure of South Sudan’s warring factions to implement last year’s peace accord risks plunging the country into full-scale war once again.

The report by the three-member …

Panel: Full-Scale War Looms in South Sudan One Year After Peace Accord Signed

GENEVA – A panel of U.N. experts warns the failure of South Sudan’s warring factions to implement last year’s peace accord risks plunging the country into full-scale war once again.

The report by the three-member …

African Leaders Pay Tribute To Late Zimbabwe’s Mugabe At State Funeral In Harare

HARARE, Zimbabwe, Foreign dignitaries, including former and current African leaders on Saturday, paid tribute to the late former President of Zimbabwe, Robert Mugabe, at a state funeral in Harare.

Mugabe died in Singapore last week …

Zambia: journey towards cash based interventions in refugees settlements

Background

Transition from food to cash: Since 2014, after the withdrawal of WFP’s food assistance in Meheba, UNHCR Zambia, moved to providing targeted cash assistance to meet basic needs. The assistance was delivered through a …

Zambia: journey towards cash based interventions in refugees settlements

Background

Transition from food to cash: Since 2014, after the withdrawal of WFP’s food assistance in Meheba, UNHCR Zambia, moved to providing targeted cash assistance to meet basic needs. The assistance was delivered through a …

South Africa xenophobic attacks: Police intelligence working around the clock to curb violence

PRETORIA, South African Police Minister Bheki Cele says police intelligence is working around the clock to prevent more attacks and looting in parts of Gauteng which have been hit by violence against foreign nationals.

In …

Scientists Create Two Northern White Rhino Embryos

Scientists have created two embryos of the nearly extinct northern white rhino, part of an effort to pull the species back from the brink.

“Today we achieved an important milestone on a rocky road which …

Cameroon Leader Says Govt. Will Organize Talks to Solve Separatist Crisis

YAOUNDE – Cameroon’s President Paul Biya announced in a rare public address on Tuesday the organization of a national dialogue to solve a separatist crisis in the country’s English-speaking regions.

Biya said the talks, lead …