Benue Church Attack – the Untold Story of Ukpo, Ayar Mbalom

[Leadership] After the deadly attack by suspected herdsmen that led to the death of 19 people in St Ignatius Quasi Parish Ukpo, Benue State in April, survivors and families of the deceased are trying to pick up the pieces of their shattered lives. Amid…

[Leadership] After the deadly attack by suspected herdsmen that led to the death of 19 people in St Ignatius Quasi Parish Ukpo, Benue State in April, survivors and families of the deceased are trying to pick up the pieces of their shattered lives. Amidst the struggles to move on, a few lament their deplorable state as they try to make do with the little at their disposal.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

South African TV Personality Boity Coming to Party in the City

[New Era] It’s going to be a hive of entertainment extravaganza in the capital on August 4 with South African celebrity, actress and television presenter, Boity expected here for the V-Lifestyle Mansion Party.

[New Era] It's going to be a hive of entertainment extravaganza in the capital on August 4 with South African celebrity, actress and television presenter, Boity expected here for the V-Lifestyle Mansion Party.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Police Clear Alleged Billionaire Cop in Viral Video, Declare Masked Woman Wanted

[Guardian] The Lagos State police command has unmasked the policeman called ‘MCON’ who was accused in a viral social media video by a masked woman as living above his means.Though the policeman’s name is Inspector Christopher Nnabugwu, he is a noble of…

[Guardian] The Lagos State police command has unmasked the policeman called 'MCON' who was accused in a viral social media video by a masked woman as living above his means.Though the policeman's name is Inspector Christopher Nnabugwu, he is a noble officer living an honest life, the command claims.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

AU Keen On Resolving Logistical Challenges Facing its Mission

[Dalsan Radio] A delegation from the African Union Peace Support Operations Division (PSOD) led by Maj. Gen. Francis Okello, Ambassador Francisco Madeira, the Special Representative of the Chairperson of the African Union Commission (SRCC) for Somalia …

[Dalsan Radio] A delegation from the African Union Peace Support Operations Division (PSOD) led by Maj. Gen. Francis Okello, Ambassador Francisco Madeira, the Special Representative of the Chairperson of the African Union Commission (SRCC) for Somalia and other senior AMISOM officials in a meeting with Abdisaid Musse Ali, the Somali National Security Advisor to the President, at Villa Somalia in Mogadishu on February 13, 2017. AMISOM Photo / Ilyas Ahmed

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Anti-Cancer Drive Needs Sustainability

[Citizen] In recent years, stakeholders in Tanzania have come up with various initiatives to raise awareness on cancer prevention and treatment. However, concerns have been raised about the sustainability of such campaigns. To know what it takes to run…

[Citizen] In recent years, stakeholders in Tanzania have come up with various initiatives to raise awareness on cancer prevention and treatment. However, concerns have been raised about the sustainability of such campaigns. To know what it takes to run the campaigns, The Citizen's Reporter John Namkwahe interviewed the Managing Director of the Tanzanian Cancer Society (Tacaso), Mr Franklin Mtei.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

On Air – Podcast #2

[Radio Dabanga] Amsterdam -Welcome to the second Radio Dabanga podcast! A podcast about what is happening in Sudan, how Radio Dabanga works, and why your support to the radio station is so important.

[Radio Dabanga] Amsterdam -Welcome to the second Radio Dabanga podcast! A podcast about what is happening in Sudan, how Radio Dabanga works, and why your support to the radio station is so important.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Emergency Humanitarian Assistance Plan – Over Fcfa 236 Million Already Raised

[Cameroon Tribune] North West and South West elite on June 21, 2018 organised a fundraising ceremony in Yaounde to kick start the raising of funds to salvage the situation of people affected by the crisis in the two regions.

[Cameroon Tribune] North West and South West elite on June 21, 2018 organised a fundraising ceremony in Yaounde to kick start the raising of funds to salvage the situation of people affected by the crisis in the two regions.

source: AllAfrica News: Cameroon

Government Emergency Humanitarian Plan – A Timely Decision

[Cameroon Tribune] Many people have been asking questions and wondering where the ongoing social tension rocking the North West and the South West will take the country. The number of security personnel killed, that is 84 in 123 attacks as of 11 June, …

[Cameroon Tribune] Many people have been asking questions and wondering where the ongoing social tension rocking the North West and the South West will take the country. The number of security personnel killed, that is 84 in 123 attacks as of 11 June, 2018 and the humanitarian crisis that the situation has generated with 74,966 IDPs (internally displaced persons), arson in 120 schools and 15 traditional rulers victimised, and so on, are stories hitherto unheard of in Cameroon.

source: AllAfrica News: Cameroon

Mauritius Ranked Africa’s Most Peaceful Country, and the Gambia Records Largest Improvement

[This is Africa] Mauritius has been ranked in the top 20 of the world’s most peaceful countries in the 2018 Global Peace Index (GPI). In the 12th edition of the Index, Mauritius was ranked number 20 out of 163 countries. On the continent Botswana came …

[This is Africa] Mauritius has been ranked in the top 20 of the world's most peaceful countries in the 2018 Global Peace Index (GPI). In the 12th edition of the Index, Mauritius was ranked number 20 out of 163 countries. On the continent Botswana came second, and ranked 29 globally. Sierra Leone was ranked (35), Madagascar (38), Ghana (41), Namibia (43), Malawi (44) and Zambia (48) respectively on the Global Index.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia