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United Nations strengthens Ebola response in Democratic Republic of the Congo

With the Ebola epidemic in the Democratic Republic of the Congo now in its tenth month and the number of new cases increasing in recent weeks, the United Nations announced today measures to strengthen its response and end the outbreak.…

Smile Telecoms Appoints New Group Chief Executive Officer

Ahmad Farroukh, Smile Group Executive Director Operations, appointed as Group CEO; Irene Charnley, founder of Smile, appointed as Deputy Chairman.

Smile Telecoms (www.Smilecoms.com), a Pan-African telecommunications group with operations in Nigeria, Uganda, Tanzania and the Democratic Republic of the Congo, …

FAO raises alarm over disastrous drought in Somalia where over 2 million people face severe hunger

A disastrous drought in Somalia could leave some 2.2 million people – nearly 18 percent of the population – faced with severe hunger during the July-September period, FAO warned today.

The UN agency issued aspecial alerton Somalia, indicating that the …

FAO raises alarm over disastrous drought in Somalia where over 2 million people face severe hunger

A disastrous drought in Somalia could leave some 2.2 million people – nearly 18 percent of the population – faced with severe hunger during the July-September period, FAO warned today.

The UN agency issued aspecial alerton Somalia, indicating that the …

Japan-Funded Emergency Response in Niger

The International Organization for Migration is launching an emergency response project in theTillabeacute;ryregion in Niger with funding from the Government of Japan. The effort is designed to last for nine months and aims to provide1,000 emergency shelters and 1,000Non-Food Item …

Japan-Funded Emergency Response in Niger

The International Organization for Migration is launching an emergency response project in theTillabeacute;ryregion in Niger with funding from the Government of Japan. The effort is designed to last for nine months and aims to provide1,000 emergency shelters and 1,000Non-Food Item …