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30-Oct-2022 to 11:20

WFP issues appeal for drought-hit Ethiopia

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — The United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) over the weekend appealed for urgent funding to avoid a major humanitarian crisis in the drought-hit areas of Ethiopia.

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26-Oct-2022 to 17:51

West Africa: Activists urge more women’s empowerment

APA - Dakar (Senegal) — Discrimination against women is “economically inefficient,” according to the executive director of the Consortium for Economic and Social Research (CRES) in Senegal.

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26-Oct-2022 to 12:51

Nigeria hit by fuel scarcity

APA-Abuja (Nigeria) — Motorists across Nigeria have been spending long hours at filling stations to fill their tanks with fuel that has once again gone scare, local media reports suggest on Wednesday.

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25-Oct-2022 to 21:15

116m infants in Africa without birth certificates - UN

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — 116 million under-five-year-olds in Africa do not have birth certificates, a new statistical update on birth registration has revealed.

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25-Oct-2022 to 12:55

Kenya's Dadaab camp: Disease outbreak warning for newly arrived

APA-Nairobi (Kenya) — Arriving each week in Kenya’s Dadaab Refugee Complex, living conditions in camps hosting over 233,000 refugees and thousands of new arrivals since January are worsening, MSF have warned.

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25-Oct-2022 to 10:44

Asilah Forum: Journalist, writer Abdallah Mohamadi signs new book

APA - Assilah (Morocco) — Abdallah Mohamadi, a Mauritanian journalist and writer, on Sunday October 23, signed, his book with the title: “Temoins des Temps, des Amities sur les Chemins de la presse” (Witnesses of Time: Friendships on the Paths of the Press), on the sidelines of the fall session of the 43rd edition of the International Cultural Moussem of Assilah, Morocco.

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25-Oct-2022 to 09:08

African Philanthropists gather in Kigali to bridge gender gap

APA- Kigali (Rwanda) — Rwandan President Paul Kagame and First Lady Jeannette Kagame on Monday joined over 200 philanthropists, social investors, high-net-worth individuals, corporate foundations, and thought leaders for the 2022 African Philanthropy Forum (APF) Conference.

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