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16-Jul-2019 to 21:02

UN warns of 'rising' hunger, malnutrition in Africa

APA - Kigali (Rwanda) — A report by the UN's Food and Agriculture Organization released on Tuesday warns that the food security situation in Africa is most alarming, accounting for the highest rates of hunger in the world.

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12-Jul-2019 to 20:22

Mauritania secures €12 million from France, EU

APA-Nouakchott (Mauritania) By Mohamed Moctar — Mauritania has secured a joint 12 million Euro grant from France and the European Union for sustainable development in the country’s rural areas, reports from Nouakchott said Friday.

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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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