World Food Programme Renews Pledge to Support Farmers in Liberia

[FrontPageAfrica] Montserrado County -It was a festive moment for a group of women and their donors on Magarma Farm located near Kpekor in rural Montserrado County when they gathered to reap what they have sowed over the last few months.

[FrontPageAfrica] Montserrado County -It was a festive moment for a group of women and their donors on Magarma Farm located near Kpekor in rural Montserrado County when they gathered to reap what they have sowed over the last few months.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Kenya Goes for Bond to Rein in Interest Rates

[East African] The National Treasury of Kenya has for the third month in a row opted to raise money through the re-opening (known as “tapping”) of a bond as it strives to hold interest rates steady in a tough economic environment that has seen foreign …

[East African] The National Treasury of Kenya has for the third month in a row opted to raise money through the re-opening (known as "tapping") of a bond as it strives to hold interest rates steady in a tough economic environment that has seen foreign investors shift to the dollar-denominated Eurobond.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Drought a Thing of the Past At Uuvudhiya

[New Era] Ongwediva -The prolonged drought at Uuvudhiya in Oshana Region could soon be over, as the area continues to have sufficient grazing land and water for livestock since the last rainy season.

[New Era] Ongwediva -The prolonged drought at Uuvudhiya in Oshana Region could soon be over, as the area continues to have sufficient grazing land and water for livestock since the last rainy season.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Number of ‘Watery Diarrhoea’ Cases in Sudan Dropped – OCHA

[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum -Following more than a year of intensive efforts by the Sudanese Ministry of Health, the World Health Organization (WHO), the UN Children’s Agency (UNICEF), and other health partners managed to mitigate the outbreak of Acute Wa…

[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum -Following more than a year of intensive efforts by the Sudanese Ministry of Health, the World Health Organization (WHO), the UN Children's Agency (UNICEF), and other health partners managed to mitigate the outbreak of Acute Watery Diarrhoea (AWD), the number of cases in the country dropped significantly during the past weeks.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Acute Watery Diarrhoea Response Driving Cases Down

[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum -The number of Acute Watery Diarrhoea (AWD) cases in Sudan has dropped significantly in the past weeks. An estimated 185,000 South Sudanese refugees have arrived in Sudan in 2017. Aid organisations continue to assist people in …

[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum -The number of Acute Watery Diarrhoea (AWD) cases in Sudan has dropped significantly in the past weeks. An estimated 185,000 South Sudanese refugees have arrived in Sudan in 2017. Aid organisations continue to assist people in newly accessible areas of Central Darfur's Jebel Marra. In Central Darfur, a Return and Reconstruction Commission (RRC) has been established in the state by a presidential decree.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

‘EU Committed to Sustainable Development, Peace in Darfur’ – Ambassador

[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum -Sudan has become a pilot country for the European Union (EU) regarding the operationalisation of the humanitarian-development nexus. Darfur is one of EU’s target regions for this, EU Ambassador Jean-Michel Dumond, said in his …

[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum -Sudan has become a pilot country for the European Union (EU) regarding the operationalisation of the humanitarian-development nexus. Darfur is one of EU's target regions for this, EU Ambassador Jean-Michel Dumond, said in his speech at the review conference of the Darfur Internal Dialogue and Consultation (DIDC) in Khartoum today.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Mashi Traditional Authority Clarifies Tribal Identity

[New Era] Choi -The Mashi Traditional Authority, under the leadership of Chief Boniface Tembwe Mayuni, has hit back at critics who suggested that the tribe has no identity of its own or an area of jurisdiction.

[New Era] Choi -The Mashi Traditional Authority, under the leadership of Chief Boniface Tembwe Mayuni, has hit back at critics who suggested that the tribe has no identity of its own or an area of jurisdiction.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Behind the Scenes At Rwanda Film Festival

[New Times] In Kigali, there were screenings and workshops at the Kwetu Film Institute, The Root House, Kigali Public Library, Impact Hub, Kigali Genocide Memorial, Century Cinema, and Club Rafiki in Nyamirambo. There was also a panel discussion on wom…

[New Times] In Kigali, there were screenings and workshops at the Kwetu Film Institute, The Root House, Kigali Public Library, Impact Hub, Kigali Genocide Memorial, Century Cinema, and Club Rafiki in Nyamirambo. There was also a panel discussion on women and film sponsored by the Goethe Institut.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda