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16-Sep-2022 to 10:56

Tsunami of hunger threatening Africa's Horn - UN

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — The interlinked crises of war, drought and famine are poised to exacerbate a tsunami of hunger for millions of people in the Horn of Africa many of them children, the UN Emergency Relief Coordinator has warned.

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14-Sep-2022 to 12:13

Gambia paralysed by commercial drivers' strike

APA-Banjul (The Gambia) — An ongoing nationwide strike by commercial drivers in The Gambia has all but paralysed traffic for thousands of people who depend on them to commute in and around the country's urban townships, APA can report from Banjul on Wednesday.

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13-Sep-2022 to 11:28

Morocco: divorce cases on the rise

APA - Rabat (Morocco) — Morocco has shown a galloping increase in divorce cases over the last two years. A finding that the Minister of Justice explains by an awareness in the couple, of the need to manage divorces on the basis of understanding and dialogue and the relaxation of the divorce procedure in case of agreement between the two parties.

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12-Sep-2022 to 15:31

FORAF wants African regions as “structuring poles”

APA – Rabat (Morocco) — The first edition of the African Regions Forum (FORAF) “proved to be a success,” according to the organisers.

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09-Sep-2022 to 12:46

Ukraine’s first humanitarian grain shipment arrives in Ethiopia

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — The first humanitarian shipment of grain from Ukraine by the World Food Programme (WFP) had arrived in Ethiopia, a UN spokesman said.

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08-Sep-2022 to 11:25

Cote d’Ivoire needs CFA865 bln to overhaul education

APA - Abidjan (Cote d’Ivoire) — This amount represents the funding needs expressed for the execution of the action matrix of the first three years of the National Consultations on Education and Literacy in Cote d’Ivoire (Etats Generaux de l’éducation et de l’alphabetisation in Cote d’Ivoire).

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07-Sep-2022 to 11:11

UN assesses threats against IDPs in Mali

APA-Bamako (Mali) — A total of 504 households have sought refuge in Ansongo, Mali, according to the UN.

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