Daily Archives: September 13, 2019

Des dirigeants internationaux lancent une commission révolutionnaire pour sauver 840 millions de personnes dans le monde de la pauvreté énergétique

La Fondation Rockefeller a annoncé aujourd’hui le lancement de la Global Commission to End Energy Poverty (Commission mondiale contre la pauvreté énergétique ou GCEEP). La Commission définira un nouveau programme visant à approvisionner des centaines de millions de personnes en électricité dans le cadre de l’objectif 7 de développement durable à l’horizon 2030 des Nations unies. […]

Nigerian MPs Face Backlash, Lawsuit Over Luxury Car Budget

ABUJA – It’s unprecedented.Thousands of Nigerians have joined a lawsuit seeking to block members of the Senate from using public money to buy luxury cars. The suit was initiated by rights groups that became tired of government corruption.More than 6,70…

Zimbabwe’s Grace Mugabe Regains Prominence for Husband

HARARE, ZIMBABWE – The controversy swirling around the burial of Zimbabwe’s founding leader, Robert Mugabe, centers on his widow, Grace, who has remained dramatically cloaked behind a heavy black veil as she succeeded in getting the country’s president…

Appeal launched for Humanitarian Response to Cyclone Devastation in Mozambique

With Mozambique devastated by drought, flooding and CyclonesIdaiand Kenneth in the past several months, humanitarian partners yesterday (12/09) launched the revisedHumanitarian Response Plan(HRP)requesting over USD 397 million to support affected popul…

Marchers Want New Judiciary in Sudan to Try Bashir

KHARTOUM – Sudanese protesters marched on the presidential palace Thursday, demanding the country’s new leaders establish an independent judiciary to prosecute ousted president Omar al-Bashir and supporters of his regime. Protesters said they are angry…

Sudan, South Sudan Leaders Agree to Reopen Borders

JUBA , SOUTH SUDAN – The leaders of South Sudan and Sudan have agreed to reopen border areas between their countries in a bid to boost trade and the free movement of people.The agreement between new Sudanese Prime Minister Abdalla Hamdok and South Suda…