Bomb Wounds 11 University Students in Cameroon

A homemade bomb thrown through the roof of a university lecture hall wounded 11 students on Wednesday, the vice chancellor said, in an English-speaking region of Cameroon in the grip of a bloody separatist conflict.University of Buea vice-chancellor Ho…

State Department Recap: November 4-10, 2021

Here’s a look at what U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken and other top diplomats have been doing this week.EthiopiaU.S. Special Envoy for the Horn of Africa Jeffrey Feltman returned to Addis Ababa this week after meetings in Kenya to press all part…

UNICEF: 1 Million Children in Nigeria Could Miss School

The U.N. Children’s Fund in Nigeria said at least 1 million Nigerian children could miss school this year because of insecurity, as schools in the north of the country have been targeted by armed groups in a series of mass kidnappings for ransom.UNICEF…

140 Students Abducted in Northwestern Nigeria?

Armed kidnappers have taken 140 students from their boarding school in northwestern Nigeria, local officials announced Monday. Attackers opened fire on the Bethel Baptist High School in Kaduna state early Monday, abducting most of the 165 pupils boardi…

Mozambique: Inflation Remained Low in September

Maputo — Inflation in Mozambique in September, as measured by the consumer price indices of the three largest cities (Maputo, Nampula and Beira), was just 0.32 per cent, according to the latest data issued by the National Statistics Institute (INE).Inf…

Mozambique: Pre-University Classes Resume On Thursday

Maputo — Mozambican Education Minister Carmelita Namashalua confirmed, at a Wednesday press conference, that classes in Mozambican secondary schools will resume as from Thursday, but only in the 12th, pre-university grade.All educational establishments…