Statement by UNICEF Executive Director Henrietta Fore on school attacks in Afghanistan and Cameroon

NEW YORK, “This has been a deadly weekend for schoolchildren in Afghanistan and Cameroon. “Earlier today, an attack outside an educational center in Kabul’s Dasht-e-Barchi area left 16 people dead and 45 people injured, many of them women and children. “Thousands of miles away, an attack on a confessional bilingual college in Kumba, in south-west […]

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Malawi President Vows to Close in on Corrupt Officials

BLANTRYE, MALAWI – Malawi’s new President Lazarus Chakwera says over $1 billion was stolen through corruption during former president Peter Mutharika’s administration. In his state of the nation address Saturday night, Chakwera said the plunder is contained in the recent Auditor General’s report which looks into how the government managed its finances for the past […]

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