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Members of the local community tend to their livestock outside of a military base at Kilometre 50 in Lower Shabelle, Somalia. Lieutenant General Katumba Wamala, Commander of the Land Forces of the Ugandan People's Defense Force (UPDF), visits frontline positions foccupied by members of the UPDF as part of the African Union Mission in Somalia (AMISOM). AU-UN IST PHOTO / TOBIN JONES.
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2022-12-01, Reuters
NEW YORK, Nov 30 (Reuters) - The United Nations will ask for 25% more money in 2023 to fund humanitarian aid operations globally, the U.N. aid chief told a Reuters NEXT...
Villagers gather during a visit by United Nations Under-Secretary-General for Humanitarian Affairs Martin Griffiths, in the village of Lomoputh in northern Kenya Thursday, May 12, 2022. Griffiths visited the area on Thursday to see the effects of the drought which the U.N. says is a severe climate-induced humanitarian emergency in the Horn of Africa
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2022-11-23, Anadolu Agency
A drought in northern Kenya is worsening, despite the country receiving sporadic rainfall in November, which weather forecasters say will not be sufficient. Chris...
Members of the Kenya Defence Forces (KDF) take part in a flag-handover ceremony, ahead of a future deployment to eastern Congo as part of the newly-created East African Community Regional Force (EACRF), at the Embakasi garrison in Nairobi, Kenya Wednesday, Nov. 2, 2022.
AP / Brian Inganga
2022-11-12, Wtop
NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — Kenyan troops deployed under the banner of a regional bloc arrived Saturday in troubled eastern Congo, where government forces are battling a...
Yahoo Daily News: NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — The first shipment of grain as part of Ukraine's own initiative to supply countries in need arrived in Djibouti Monday for delivery to neighboring Ethiopia amid the region’s worst drought in...
Cleveland Jewish News: On Dec. 14, the first Sub-Saharan African Jewish Conference will bring together “emergent African Jews” representing approximately 10 communities. The conference-taking place in Ivory Coast, West Africa, is being organized by Kulanu, a New York-based...
The Star: NAIROBI, Dec. 5 (Xinhua) -- The UNChildren's Fund (UNICEF) on Monday launched a one-billion-U.S.-dollar emergency funding appeal to reach millions of children in the Horn of Africa region in 2023. Read full story ......
Xinhua: NAIROBI, Dec. 5 (Xinhua) -- The UNChildren's Fund (UNICEF) on Monday launched a one-billion-U.S.-dollar emergency funding appeal to reach millions of children in the Horn of Africa region in 2023. UNICEF said it revised its emergency life-saving appeal across...
The Conversation: Climate change is one of the greatest threats ever to face humanity. With mounting storms, fires, floods and droughts and the annual disappointment of international negotiations , it’s easy to despair about how bad the future climate will be. But exciting work...
Inside The Games: Fears over the heat have led Japanese organisers to announce that the 2025 World Athletics Championships will take place in September, despite initial plans to stage the event in August. WorldAthletics initially wanted the meet at the National Stadium to be...
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APO: As the fastest-growing start-up industry in Africa, African fintech raised over US$1,3 billion in 2021 alone, the success of fintech companies is being fuelled by several trends, including increasing smartphone ownership, declining internet costs, expanded...
Brattleboro Reformer: GlobalForecast - Asia as of 13:30 GMT Monday, December 5, 2022 Minimum and maximum temperatures in Celsius, precipitation in centimeters and weather conditions as recorded for the previous day (Dec 4 except Asia and Australia where data is for Dec 5) and...
All Africa: Nairobi -- WesternRegionalCommissionerIsaiah Nakoru has ordered an immediate closure of unlicensed liquor outlets and bars and those operating with only one permit license. ......
All Africa: Nairobi -- Deputy President Rigathi Gachagua has insisted that the KenyaKwanzaAdministration will not be cowed into a handshake government with opposition leader Raila Odinga. ......