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11-Jul-2019 to 15:31

WFP Uganda receive rice donation from Korea

APA-Kampala (Uganda) — The United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) Thursday welcomed a donation of 5,000 metric tons of rice from the government of Korea.

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11-Jul-2019 to 12:32

Low water distribution in Kenya blamed on technology

APA-Nairobi(Kenya) — Leading water and energy solutions company Davis and Shirtliff on Thursday attributed low water distribution efficiency in Kenya to a lack of best practice application and good operating practices that ultimately affect how fast leakages can be detected and rectified.

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11-Jul-2019 to 12:28

Liberia: Plan Int’l pledges to support PAPD

APA-Monrovia (Liberia) — The Country Director of the NGO, Plan International Liberia, has pledged to support Pillar One of the government’s Pro-Poor Agenda for Prosperity and Development (PAPD).

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09-Jul-2019 to 14:48

Senegalese duo living an aviation dream

APA - Dakar (Senegal) By Oumar Dembele — Despite their age difference, Birame Coulibaly, 36 and Maodo Ndiaye, 25, who initiated the Flightsen Project and share a passion for aviation will fly back to their native Senegal on Thursday after going on a sojourn between St Louis and Paris using a small-engined plane.

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06-Jul-2019 to 14:55

Liberia’s President reiterates commitment to fight abuse

APA-Monrovia (Liberia) — Liberia President Dr. George Manneh Weah says his commitment to fighting abuse, discrimination and exploitation against women and girls remains strong, and that justice against sexual predators will not be compromised.

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06-Jul-2019 to 14:38

Ethiopia: Boeing announces $100m funds to support recent plane crashes

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — Boeing announced $100 million in funds to address family and community needs of those affected by the tragic accidents of Ethiopian Airlines Flight 302 and Lion Air Flight 610.

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03-Jul-2019 to 12:48

UNHCR issues refugee appeal to Eritrea

APA-Asmara (Eritrea) — The UN's main refugee agency on Wednesday launched a formal appeal to the government of Eritrea not to close the Umkulu refugee camp after local authorities reportedly asked refugees there to leave.

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