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File - Young girls pull containers of water as they return to their huts from a well in the village of Lomoputh in northern Kenya Thursday, May 12, 2022. United Nations Under-Secretary-General for Humanitarian Affairs Martin 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
AP / Brian Inganga
2024-04-16, China.dot.org
NAIROBI, April 16 (Xinhua) -- The dream of a green, resilient, and inclusive future for Africa is within reach once governments harness the ingenuity of grassroots women...
FILE - In this Friday, Oct. 8, 2010 file photo, people prepare local crops of sugar cane and watermelons for sale, at Abu Shouk refugee camp, where they live on the outskirts of El Fasher, North Darfur, Sudan.
AP / John Heilprin, File
2024-04-05, Al Jazeera
The United Nations has begun distributing food in Sudan’s war-ravaged Darfur region for the first time in months amid warnings of impending famine caused by a yearlong...
Workers offload goods from a docked ship at the seaport of Berbera in Somaliland, a breakaway region of Somalia, Thursday, Feb. 10, 2022.
AP / Brian Inganga
2024-04-04, Al Jazeera
Somalia has announced the expulsion of Ethiopia’s ambassador from the country amid rising tensions over a port deal dispute in the breakaway region of Somaliland....
Dawn: Kenya began three days of mourning on Friday after its defence chief and nine other senior officers were killed in a helicopter crash, the latest military accident involving a high-profile figure. GeneralFrancis Omondi Ogolla, the Chief of the Kenya Defence...
Springfield News-Sun: BAMAKO, Mali (AP) — Street vendors in Mali's capital of Bamako peddle water sachets, ubiquitous for this part of West Africa during the hottest months. This year, an unprecedented heat wave has led to a surge in deaths, experts say, warning of more scorching...
Public Technologies: ) NewsGlobal 19 April 2024 Mo Farah, Olympic Gold Medalist, to Make Landmark Visit to Kenya as FirstIOM Global Goodwill Ambassador Sir Mo Farah leads the way as IOM's first Global Goodwill Ambassador, proving that individuals can be catalysts for change....
GDN Online: Kenya’s military chief, GeneralFrancis Ogolla, was among 10 people killed when their military helicopter crashed shortly after take-off yesterday, PresidentWilliam Ruto announced. The aircraft, which had been on a visit to troops deployed in...
All Africa: Nairobi -- Kenya's military chief was among nine people killed in a helicopter crash Thursday, according to Kenyan PresidentWilliam Ruto. ......
People Daily: NAIROBI, April 18 (Xinhua) -- A water project co-sponsored by the JiangsuPeople's Association for Friendship with Foreign Countries and the Amity Foundation, an independent Chinese social organization, was launched on Thursday in Nairobi, the capital of...
AOL: At about 1pm on Monday a 35-seater bus arrived in Pikine, a city east of the Senegalese capital, Dakar. A portable screen, projector, sound system and generator were unpacked to set up a temporary cinema in a lively neighbourhood where the scent of hibiscus...
Times of Oman: Nairobi: Kenya's military chief, GeneralFrancis Ogolla, died in a helicopter crash in the country's western part on Thursday, Kenyan PresidentWilliam Ruto......
The Epoch Times: NAIROBI, Kenya—Kenya’s military chief Gen.Francis Ogolla died in a helicopter crash west of the...
Dawn: NAIROBI: Kenya’s defence chief and nine other senior military officers died in a helicopter crash in a remote area of the country on Thursday, PresidentWilliam Ruto announced. “Today at 2:20pm, our nation suffered a tragic air accident... I am...
China.dot.org: RAMALLAH -- Palestine condemned on Thursday "in the strongest terms" the U.S. veto on Palestine's full membership in the United Nations. The Palestinian Presidency said the American "veto" is unfair, immoral, and unjustified and defies the will of the...
China.dot.org: Members of the traditional instrument orchestra of China's Nanjing University perform with a Kenyan singer at the University of Nairobi in Nairobi, Kenya, on April 18, 2024. The traditional instrument orchestra of East China's Nanjing University gave...
MENA FN: (MENAFN - IANS) Nairobi, April 19 (IANS) Kenyan PresidentWilliam Ruto confirmed that military chief Francis Ogolla was among 10 senior commanders killed in a helicopter crash in the northwestern ... ......