Category Archives: Governance

Preliminary satellite-derived flood assessment in Gwembe district, Southern Province, Zambia (24 January 2020)

Status: Evidences of flood waters detected along the river. No major floods impacted directly urban areas.

Further actions (s): Continue monitoring

Preliminary observations, impact and severity:

Evidences of flood waters detected in the agricultural zone …

Malawi is Home to Africa’s First Drone Academy

LILONGWE, MALAWI – Malawi this month opened the first African Drone and Data Academy, with support from the United Nations Children’s Fund, UNICEF. The academy aims to improve drone technology skills across Africa, beginning with …

Regional overview of the Burundian refugee population: 2019 Burundi Regional RRP as of 31 December 2019

333,554 BURUNDIAN REFUGEES

The above total reflects the refugee population covered by the Burundi Regional Refugee Response Plan and includes Burundian refugees who fled since April 2015, as well as some 37,000 Burundian refugees who …

Regional overview of the Burundian refugee population: 2019 Burundi Regional RRP as of 31 December 2019

333,554 BURUNDIAN REFUGEES

The above total reflects the refugee population covered by the Burundi Regional Refugee Response Plan and includes Burundian refugees who fled since April 2015, as well as some 37,000 Burundian refugees who …

Ethiopia PM Sidesteps Trump’s Head Scratching Nobel Prize Comments

Ethiopians and U.S. foreign policy observers are trying to unravel a comment made by President Donald Trump last week where he claimed to have “saved a country” and implied he should have been given the …

Malawi to Probe Bribery Attempts in Alleged Poll Fraud Case

Malawi’s anti-graft body said Monday it probed alleged attempts to bribe judges tackling a case linked to a controversial election which handed President Peter Mutharika a second term.

The opposition Malawi Congress Party (MCP) and …

Malawi to Probe Bribery Attempts in Alleged Poll Fraud Case

Malawi’s anti-graft body said Monday it probed alleged attempts to bribe judges tackling a case linked to a controversial election which handed President Peter Mutharika a second term.

The opposition Malawi Congress Party (MCP) and …

DR Congo Army says ADF Rebels Killed 30 Soldiers

KINSHASA – Islamist rebels killed 30 soldiers and wounded another 70, some seriously, during fierce fighting last week in eastern DR Congo, army officials said.

They suffered the losses during the latest offensive Thursday against …

DR Congo Army says ADF Rebels Killed 30 Soldiers

KINSHASA – Islamist rebels killed 30 soldiers and wounded another 70, some seriously, during fierce fighting last week in eastern DR Congo, army officials said.

They suffered the losses during the latest offensive Thursday against …