Daily Archives: November 1, 2019

US-Constructed Air Base in Niger Begins Operations

PENTAGON – The new U.S.-constructed air base in Agadez, Niger, is now fully operational, carrying out its first unmanned intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance flights this week, U.S. Africa Command (AFRICOM) told VOA Friday.

We are working with our African and …

As climate shocks intensify, UN food agencies urge more support for Southern Africa’s hungry people

Johannesburg – A record 45 million people across the 16-nation Southern African Development Community (SADC) will be severely food insecure in the next six months, United Nations food agencies have warned.

The Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO), the International Fund …