02-Jun-2019 to 21:55

MTN Cameroon employees launch annual YelloCare scheme

APA-Yaounde (Cameroon) — MTN Cameroon Sunday announced the launch of the 13th edition of the annual 21 Days of Y’ello Care program which will run from 1-21 June.

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31-May-2019 to 11:08

Liberia records over 700 SGBV cases from January to March 2019

APA-Monrovia (Liberia) — The Ministry of Gender, Children and Social Protection in its 2019 first quarter Sexual and Gender-based Violence (SGBV) statistics has disclosed that there were over 700 reported SGBV cases across the country during the period under review.

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31-May-2019 to 10:40

Morocco’s Najat M’jid named UN Special Rep. on Violence against Children

APA - Rabat (Morocco) — UN Secretary-General, Antonio Guterres, on Thursday, appointed Najat Maalla M’jid of Morocco as his Special Representative on Violence against Children.

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30-May-2019 to 13:49

UN-Habitat raises $152m for sustainable urbanization

APA-Nairobi(Kenya) — More than $152 million in contributions and commitments were announced on Thursday to finance UN-Habitat’s work to finance sustainable urbanization strategic plan for 2020-2025.

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29-May-2019 to 13:52

Liberia: ILO reiterates commitment to support employment projects

APA-Monrovia (Liberia) — The Senior Specialist for Employers Activities at the International Labor Organization (ILO) based in Dakar, Senegal has reiterated the UN agency’s support to the Liberia Chamber of Commerce (LCC) to enhance employment opportunities in the country.

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29-May-2019 to 12:44

Kenya: Innovation key in provision of affordable housing-President

APA-Nairobi(Kenya) — President Uhuru Kenyatta on Wednesday said the government is working on innovative ways of delivering affordable houses to Kenyans.

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29-May-2019 to 10:07

Liberia’s President concerned over rising wave of drug abuse among youth

APA-Monrovia (Liberia) — Liberia President George Manneh Weah says the fight against drug abuse, particularly among Liberia’s youthful population, requires decisive and collective action by both national and international stakeholders.

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