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28-Sep-2022 to 08:53

EU allocates 10 million Euros to Rwanda to tackle food crisis

APA - Kigali (Rwanda) — The European Commission has allocated €600 millions of European Development Fund to finance immediate humanitarian food aid, food production and resilience of food systems in the most vulnerable countries in Africa, the Caribbean and Pacific (ACP), an official statement obtained Monday by APA in Kigali said.

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27-Sep-2022 to 10:27

6,000 DRC refugees return home from Zambia

APA-Lusaka (Zambia) — UNHCR in junctions with the governments of Zambia and the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC), has helped nearly 6,000 Congolese refugees to return home since December 2021.

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24-Sep-2022 to 19:06

Seven Ethiopian Artists among nominees of 2022 All Africa Music Awards

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — Seven Ethiopian Artists have been nominated for the 2022 All Africa Music Awards (Afrima), APA can report on Saturday.

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21-Sep-2022 to 16:24

UK announces new relief package for famine-hit Horn

APA-Mogadishu (Somalia) — The UK Development Minister Vicky Ford has announced a new package of support for people affected by the worst drought in decades in the Horn of Africa.

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17-Sep-2022 to 14:13

285 suicide cases linked to dementia - Rwanda police

APA - Kigali (Rwanda) — A total of 285 people have committed suicide in 2022 over mental health in Rwanda, according to a police report obtained by APA on Saturday.

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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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