‘Dramatic’ Rise in Violence Happening Out of Media Eyes, Warns UNICEF

[UN News] The Central African Republic (CAR) has spiralled into violence and remains one of the worst countries in the world to be a child and “right now there are few eyes looking at them and few hands trying to help,” the United Nations children’s ag…

[UN News] The Central African Republic (CAR) has spiralled into violence and remains one of the worst countries in the world to be a child and "right now there are few eyes looking at them and few hands trying to help," the United Nations children's agency said today.

source: AllAfrica News: Central African Republic

UN Migration Agency Assists Population in Wake of Devastating Floods in Sierra Leone

[UN News] After learning Monday that devastating floods and mudslides left hundreds dead in Sierra Leone, the United Nations migration agency released $150,000 in emergency, first-response aid relief for the West African country.

[UN News] After learning Monday that devastating floods and mudslides left hundreds dead in Sierra Leone, the United Nations migration agency released $150,000 in emergency, first-response aid relief for the West African country.

source: AllAfrica News: Sierra Leone

Malawi Praises TZ Policies On Nature Conservation

[Citizen] Members of the Malawi’s Parliamentary Committee on Natural Resources and Climate Change have appreciated Tanzania’s better environmental policies that have contributed to the protection of natural forests.

[Citizen] Members of the Malawi's Parliamentary Committee on Natural Resources and Climate Change have appreciated Tanzania's better environmental policies that have contributed to the protection of natural forests.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

South West – ELECAM Declares 8.607 As Registered So Far

[Cameroon Tribune] Buea (Fako). Information from the South West Regional Office of ELECAM in Buea indicates that by last week, 4 August, some 8.607 voters have registered in the South West Region for any up-coming elections. This is within the framewor…

[Cameroon Tribune] Buea (Fako). Information from the South West Regional Office of ELECAM in Buea indicates that by last week, 4 August, some 8.607 voters have registered in the South West Region for any up-coming elections. This is within the framework of the revision of voters' lists and fresh entries for persons who have come of age 20. The exercise will round up this August 31. The South West Regional Delegate of ELECAM, Okha Bau, has intensified his registration crusade combing through the entire area. Last week, the re

source: AllAfrica News: Cameroon

East Darfur Traders Protest New Taxes

[Radio Dabanga] Ed Daein -Traders in the market of Ed Daein started a strike in protest of the imposition of more fees by the East Darfur Taxation Office. The additional fees amount to at least SDG50,000 per shop.

[Radio Dabanga] Ed Daein -Traders in the market of Ed Daein started a strike in protest of the imposition of more fees by the East Darfur Taxation Office. The additional fees amount to at least SDG50,000 per shop.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Govt Demands Additional UN Funds for Refugees

[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum -The Sudanese government has demanded that United Nations provide adequate funds to cover the expenses of hundreds of thousands of refugees hosted by the country.

[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum -The Sudanese government has demanded that United Nations provide adequate funds to cover the expenses of hundreds of thousands of refugees hosted by the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Children Among Victims of Post-Election Violence in Kenya

[Deutsche Welle] Following the August 8 presidential election in Kenya, one child was shot dead by a stray bullet while playing on the balcony of her home in Mathare. In Kisumu a baby is in intensive care.

[Deutsche Welle] Following the August 8 presidential election in Kenya, one child was shot dead by a stray bullet while playing on the balcony of her home in Mathare. In Kisumu a baby is in intensive care.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Minister of Presidency of the Republic Receives UAE Ambassador

[SNA] Khartoum -Minister of Presidency of the Republic, Dr Fadl Abdalla Fadl received in the Republican Palace, on Tuesday, the Ambassador of the United Arab Emirates(UAE) to Sudan, Hamad Al-Gunaibi.

[SNA] Khartoum -Minister of Presidency of the Republic, Dr Fadl Abdalla Fadl received in the Republican Palace, on Tuesday, the Ambassador of the United Arab Emirates(UAE) to Sudan, Hamad Al-Gunaibi.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan