Boko Haram – 1.8 Million Displaced Farmers to Get $65 Million Support From FAO

[Premium Times] The United Nation’s Food and Agricultural Organisation, FAO, on Thursday, said it has set aside the total sum of $65 million to help farmers who were displaced by Boko Haram return to business.

[Premium Times] The United Nation's Food and Agricultural Organisation, FAO, on Thursday, said it has set aside the total sum of $65 million to help farmers who were displaced by Boko Haram return to business.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

NDLEA Arrests 138 Suspected Drug Dealers in Lagos

[Premium Times] The Lagos State command of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency has apprehended 138 suspected drug traffickers and seized 1,399.780 kilogramme (about 1.3 metric tons).

[Premium Times] The Lagos State command of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency has apprehended 138 suspected drug traffickers and seized 1,399.780 kilogramme (about 1.3 metric tons).

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Kathrada Memorial – Stalwarts Unite to Fight for the Heart and Soul of the ANC That Once Was

[Daily Maverick] The battle for the heart and soul of the ANC is on to return it to the organisation of Nelson Mandela, Walter Sisulu and Ahmed Kathrada.

[Daily Maverick] The battle for the heart and soul of the ANC is on to return it to the organisation of Nelson Mandela, Walter Sisulu and Ahmed Kathrada.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Harare-Beitbridge Highway Dualisation Overdue

[The Herald] Christopher Charamba Features Correspondent On Wednesday evening, yet another tragedy struck the country. A South African-bound bus was sideswiped by a haulage truck along the Harare-Beitbridge Highway and caught fire at Nyamatikiti River …

[The Herald] Christopher Charamba Features Correspondent On Wednesday evening, yet another tragedy struck the country. A South African-bound bus was sideswiped by a haulage truck along the Harare-Beitbridge Highway and caught fire at Nyamatikiti River near Chaka Shopping Centre in the Midlands Province.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Rwanda & South Africa – a Long Road From Truth to Reconciliation

[The Conversation Africa] 1994 was a significant year for Africa. South Africa made a peaceful transition to democracy. But on a darker note, Rwanda experienced a tragic and violent genocide.

[The Conversation Africa] 1994 was a significant year for Africa. South Africa made a peaceful transition to democracy. But on a darker note, Rwanda experienced a tragic and violent genocide.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Sport for Peace and Development – Zambia Shows How It Can Be Done

[The Conversation Africa] -Sport has the potential to change lives. High profile examples of individual sportsmen and women often receive significant publicity, like the ten refugee athletes who competed at the Rio Olympics in 2016, or the charitable w…

[The Conversation Africa] -Sport has the potential to change lives. High profile examples of individual sportsmen and women often receive significant publicity, like the ten refugee athletes who competed at the Rio Olympics in 2016, or the charitable work done by football stars who use their fame to support their communities. The media loves such stories.

source: AllAfrica News: Zambia