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African experts hone their knowledge of agricultural statistics

Rabat, 22 August 2017 (ECA) - The Economic Commission for Africa launched today, in partnership with the UN Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO), the African ...

For the Central African Republic there will be no peace without justice

Kathryn Kraft,University of East LondonThe government of the Central African Republic recently signed apeace dealwith 13 rebel groups to bring an end to violence that ...

African women want greater land ownership rights

Pretoria - Influential women from across Africa converged for a conference in Pretoria last week, as they called for greater land ownership rights.The conference, hosted ...

UN: Boko Haram use of kids as human bombs soars in 2017

Geneva - Unicef is reporting a four-fold increase in use of children as "human bombs" by the radical Boko Haram group in northeastern Nigeria already ...

Amla or du Plessis likely to lead World XI against Pakistan XI

Karachi [Pakistan], Aug 22 (ANI): Either South African skipper Faf du Plessis or opener Hashim Amla will be handed the duty of leading the World ...

Cybersecurity firm VST Enterprises expanding into Armenia

PanARMENIAN.Net - Cybersecurity business VST Enterprises (VSTE) is expanding into three new international locations.The Manchester-based company unveiled plans to establish offices in Armenia, Asia

For Children of Uganda's Civil War, Lingering Stigma Creates Difficult Homecoming

GULU, UGANDA - Doreen Apiyo, 18, was born in captivity.The slender young woman stretches the sleeves on the sweater that she has just completed knitting ...

Angola: The Dos Santos regimes key moments

Luanda - President Jose Eduardo dos Santos, who has ruled Angola since 1979, will not contest the August 23 election, marking a historic change in ...

Help me market tainted Zimbabwe, minister says to media

Harare - Tourism Minister Walter Mzembi has reportedly called on the media to help him market the country to the international community, as Zimbabwe continues ...

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