SOCIAL | SOCIAL

05-Sep-2022 to 12:05

Burkina Faso: Two million displaced face ''worst food crisis''

APA-Ouagadougou (Burkina Faso) — Some two million people already displaced by conflict in Burkina Faso now face the worst food crisis in the sahel country in ten years, the Norwegian Refugee Council warns in a statement to APA on Monday.

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31-Aug-2022 to 11:21

UAE airlifts relief aid to flood-hit Sudan

APA-Khartoum (Sudan) — An airlift of relief loaded with 30 tonnes of humanitarian aid, including essential food and medical supplies, arrived in Sudan on Wednesday from the UAE for those affected by the floods that hit several parts of the country recently.

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30-Aug-2022 to 15:12

Madagascar: 19 killed in demo over abducted albino

APA-Antananarivo (Madagascar) — At least 19 people have been reported killed following a demonstration in the Madagascan town of Ikongo, located in the southeast of the country, APA has learnt on Tuesday.

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27-Aug-2022 to 19:58

Chad floods displace over 300, 000 people

APA - NDjamena (Chad) — Torrential rainfall has triggered unprecedented flooding in Chad, affecting more than 340,000 people living in 55,000 households.

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25-Aug-2022 to 12:43

Senegalese civil society for an effective social protection

APA-Dakar (Senegal) — Senegal has adopted a National Social Protection Strategy (SNPS) 2015-2035.

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23-Aug-2022 to 10:42

UK announces £37.65m relief aid to West Africa

APA-Lagos (Nigeria) — £37.65 million of urgent UK humanitarian funding will deliver life-saving assistance across Mali, Burkina Faso, Chad, Nigeria and Niger.

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16-Aug-2022 to 11:55

Rwanda to conduct large-scale population census

APA - Kigali (Rwanda) — Rwanda is set to conduct a large-scale population census which is scheduled from 16 to 30 August this month, the National Institute of Statistics revealed Monday.

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