Partners Deliver Food to Baggari’s Displaced

[PR Newswire] Juba, South Sudan -For the first time in eight months, partners have been able to provide food assistance by road to displaced communities in Greater Baggari area, Western Bahr el Ghazal, delivering 291 metric tons of assorted food items …

[PR Newswire] Juba, South Sudan -For the first time in eight months, partners have been able to provide food assistance by road to displaced communities in Greater Baggari area, Western Bahr el Ghazal, delivering 291 metric tons of assorted food items to 15,810 displaced people in NgoHalima and Ngisa in March.

source: AllAfrica News: South Sudan

Upper Nile – Assistance Ongoing for People Displaced By Fighting

[PR Newswire] Juba, South Sudan -Humanitarian organizations continue to scale up the response in Aburoc, on the western bank of the Nile River in Upper Nile, where an estimated 15,000 internally displaced persons (IDPs) arrived after fleeing fighting i…

[PR Newswire] Juba, South Sudan -Humanitarian organizations continue to scale up the response in Aburoc, on the western bank of the Nile River in Upper Nile, where an estimated 15,000 internally displaced persons (IDPs) arrived after fleeing fighting in Wau Shilluk in late January and early February.

source: AllAfrica News: South Sudan

Jonglei – Fighting, Hunger Cause Displacement

[PR Newswire] Juba, South Sudan -Thousands of people remain displaced following clashes between armed actors in Ayod, Pibor, Nyirol and Uror counties of Jonglei which have resulted in killing, destruction of property, gender-based violence and recruitm…

[PR Newswire] Juba, South Sudan -Thousands of people remain displaced following clashes between armed actors in Ayod, Pibor, Nyirol and Uror counties of Jonglei which have resulted in killing, destruction of property, gender-based violence and recruitment of children by armed actors in the affected areas.

source: AllAfrica News: South Sudan

Unity – Famine Response Is Underway

[PR Newswire] Juba, South Sudan -Humanitarian organizations are working to scale up the response in central and southern Unity, where localized famine was declared on 20 February.

[PR Newswire] Juba, South Sudan -Humanitarian organizations are working to scale up the response in central and southern Unity, where localized famine was declared on 20 February.

source: AllAfrica News: South Sudan

More Investments in Energy, Health and Water Resources

[Sierra Leone Government] On Tuesday 28th March 2017, President Dr Ernest Bai Koroma received potential investors from Turkey on energy, health, waste and water resource management at State House in Freetown.

[Sierra Leone Government] On Tuesday 28th March 2017, President Dr Ernest Bai Koroma received potential investors from Turkey on energy, health, waste and water resource management at State House in Freetown.

source: AllAfrica News: Sierra Leone

Chaos At Nkumba Guild Presidential Debate

[Monitor] Entebbe -Supporters of the ruling National Resistance Movement (NRM) candidate in the Nkumba University guild race yesterday stormed the guild presidential debating room sparking off a fight with supporters of the opposition FDC candidate.

[Monitor] Entebbe -Supporters of the ruling National Resistance Movement (NRM) candidate in the Nkumba University guild race yesterday stormed the guild presidential debating room sparking off a fight with supporters of the opposition FDC candidate.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Reshuffle Chronicles – Playing With Matches, Zuma May Start a Fire He Cannot Control

[Daily Maverick] On Monday it emerged that the chances of President Jacob Zuma sacking Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan were higher than they had been since he was forced to appoint him in December 2015.

[Daily Maverick] On Monday it emerged that the chances of President Jacob Zuma sacking Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan were higher than they had been since he was forced to appoint him in December 2015.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Moving Nigeria Forward – Open Letter to President Muhammadu Buhari

[Daily Trust] Mr. President, we are a group of Northern non-partisan academics and public intellectuals who wish to share our concerns on a number of issues facing the nation. In so doing, our only intention is to be helpful to your Administration, whi…

[Daily Trust] Mr. President, we are a group of Northern non-partisan academics and public intellectuals who wish to share our concerns on a number of issues facing the nation. In so doing, our only intention is to be helpful to your Administration, which we believe is sincerely committed towards taking the country further along the path of positive change and the improvement of lives and livelihoods of Nigerians.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Omissions in National Grand Plan Worry MPs

[Daily News] MEMBERS of Parliament (MPs) have reacted with cautious optimism and worries to the new National Development Plan 2017/18 that aims to transform the national economy, stressing some key sectors including agriculture were plainly omitted in …

[Daily News] MEMBERS of Parliament (MPs) have reacted with cautious optimism and worries to the new National Development Plan 2017/18 that aims to transform the national economy, stressing some key sectors including agriculture were plainly omitted in the grand plan.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania