Monthly Archives: February 2019

WFP Airlifts Food to Thousands in Central African Republic

GENEVA, SWITZERLAND The World Food Program is airlifting 36 metric tons of life-saving food to 18,000 people in Zemio, Central African Republic. The WFP reports Zemio, a region 1,000 kilometers east of the capital Bangui, is unreachable by road because …

Thousands of Nigerians Flee Boko Haram Violence, Head to Cameroon

LIMANI, CAMEROON The governor of Cameroon’s Far North region is denying a report that tens of thousands of Nigerian refugees who fled Boko Haram-related violence will be forced to return home.

Aid agency Medicins Sans Frontieres, also called Doctors Without …

Roller Hockey national team train defense-attack transition

The preparation game, held in cidadela arena was witnessed by the Secretary of State for Sports, Carlos Almeida, for the qualifying event of the World Cup set from 7 to 14 July, in Barcelona, ??Spain.

The training session ended with …

Malawi Vaccinates Young Girls Against Cervical Cancer

BLANTYRE Malawi officials say the country has the world’s highest rate of cervical cancer, but only two oncologists serving the nation of 17 million people. In an effort to reduce cervical cancer deaths, the government has rolled out a massive …

Security Council Adopts Resolution Outlining Means to Ensure Robust Support for African Union Peace Operations, End Conflict on Continent

The Security Council adopted a resolution today that outlines steps leading towards the goal of ending conflict in Africa through enhanced international cooperation and partnership as well as robust support for peace operations led by the African Union.

Unanimously adopting …

Varian-equipped NSIA-LUTH Cancer Treatment Centre in Nigeria Commissioned

PALO ALTO, California and IDI-ARABA, LAGOS, Nigeria, Feb. 26, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — At a ceremony in Idi-Araba, Lagos, Nigeria, Varian (NYSE: VAR) joined H.E. President Muhammadu Buhari, President of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, and other dignitaries to commission the …