UN Rights Chief Urges Gambian Leader to Respect Results of Presidential Election

[UN News] The increased military presence deployed across Gambia since President Yayha Jammeh rejected the election result risks heightening the current climate of intimidation and harassment in the country, the United Nations High Commissioner for Hum…

[UN News] The increased military presence deployed across Gambia since President Yayha Jammeh rejected the election result risks heightening the current climate of intimidation and harassment in the country, the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights warned today.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Appeal to Support Thousands Displaced in Lake Chad Basin

[UN News] The United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees, Filippo Grandi, launched today a multi-million dollar inter-agency appeal to provide support to nearly 500,000 people who have been affected by the Boko Haram insurgency, including those in N…

[UN News] The United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees, Filippo Grandi, launched today a multi-million dollar inter-agency appeal to provide support to nearly 500,000 people who have been affected by the Boko Haram insurgency, including those in Niger, Chad, and Cameroon, as well as Nigerian refugees.

source: AllAfrica News: Chad

Makerere Lecturers Call Off Strike

[Independent (Kampala)] Makerere University Academic Staff Association (MUASA) members have Monday voted to call off their strike, paving the way for a possible re-opening of the university.

[Independent (Kampala)] Makerere University Academic Staff Association (MUASA) members have Monday voted to call off their strike, paving the way for a possible re-opening of the university.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

iCHF in Kilimanjaro and Manyara Goes Online

[Daily News] Moshi -While  people become reluctant to send money to relatives to cover health costs due to lack of trust, the National Health Insurance Fund has come up with a foolproof plan.

[Daily News] Moshi -While  people become reluctant to send money to relatives to cover health costs due to lack of trust, the National Health Insurance Fund has come up with a foolproof plan.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Swiss Reaffirms Support to Health Sector

[Daily News] Morogoro -The government of Switzerland through its development and cooperation agency (SDC) has expressed its keenness to continue supporting Tanzania in various sectors including health.

[Daily News] Morogoro -The government of Switzerland through its development and cooperation agency (SDC) has expressed its keenness to continue supporting Tanzania in various sectors including health.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania