UN Chief Calls for ‘Good Faith’ Negotiations On Peace Deal

[UN News] As the conflict in South Sudan enters its fifth year, United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres has encouraged all South Sudanese to end the violence and peacefully resolve the crisis in the country as negotiations are set for next week.

[UN News] As the conflict in South Sudan enters its fifth year, United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres has encouraged all South Sudanese to end the violence and peacefully resolve the crisis in the country as negotiations are set for next week.

source: AllAfrica News: South Sudan

Attack On Humanitarian Convoy North-East Leaves Four Civilians Dead – UN Aid Official

[UN News] At least four civilians are reported to have been killed when an aid convoy transporting food supplies was ambushed by armed individuals in Nigeria’s strife-torn north-east region, the top United Nations humanitarian official in the country s…

[UN News] At least four civilians are reported to have been killed when an aid convoy transporting food supplies was ambushed by armed individuals in Nigeria's strife-torn north-east region, the top United Nations humanitarian official in the country said.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Sirleaf Breaks Grounds for Construction of Modern Redemption Hospital

[Govt of Liberia] President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has broken grounds for the construction of a new and modern Redemption Hospital and dedicated the newly constructed National Drug Service Warehouse in Kpelleh Town – Upper Caldwell outside Monrovia and …

[Govt of Liberia] President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has broken grounds for the construction of a new and modern Redemption Hospital and dedicated the newly constructed National Drug Service Warehouse in Kpelleh Town - Upper Caldwell outside Monrovia and an Isolation Unit at the existing Redemption Hospital facility on Bushrod Island.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

UN Envoy Welcomes New Somali Policy On Role of Youth in Peacebuilding

[UN News] Welcoming the launch of a national policy for young people in Somalia, the United Nations Youth Envoy expressed hope that with the new policy, young Somalis will be able to contribute to peacebuilding efforts in the country.

[UN News] Welcoming the launch of a national policy for young people in Somalia, the United Nations Youth Envoy expressed hope that with the new policy, young Somalis will be able to contribute to peacebuilding efforts in the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Gloucester Jump to Ackermanns Defence After Bar Brawl

[News24Wire] Gloucester Rugby have jumped to the defence of coach Johan Ackermann and his son Ruan Ackermann following allegations that the pair attacked an English man in a Cheltenham nightclub in the early hours of Sunday morning. Harry Allen (24) ha…

[News24Wire] Gloucester Rugby have jumped to the defence of coach Johan Ackermann and his son Ruan Ackermann following allegations that the pair attacked an English man in a Cheltenham nightclub in the early hours of Sunday morning. Harry Allen (24) had told Sport24 in detail on Monday how he was the victim of a beating from both Johan and Ruan, but Gloucester have since released a statement saying that they stand by the former Lions duo. "Gloucester Rugby takes any allegations extremely seriously and we have conducted

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

AUPCTRE Condemns Sale of National Theatre, Says Complex Now in Good Shape

[This Day] The Amalgamated Union of Public Corporations, Civil Service Technical and Recreational Services Employees (AUPCTRE) on Tuesday condemned the idea of selling the National Theatre, Iganmu, to fund parts of the 2018 budget.

[This Day] The Amalgamated Union of Public Corporations, Civil Service Technical and Recreational Services Employees (AUPCTRE) on Tuesday condemned the idea of selling the National Theatre, Iganmu, to fund parts of the 2018 budget.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria