Gunmen abduct 317 schoolgirls in Northwest Nigeria

Search and rescue operations are underway around the town of Jangebe in Zamfara state in northwest Nigeria on to 317 schoolgirls seized by unidentified...

Ethiopia: Government must honor the promise of humanitarian access to Tigray

Amnesty International urged on Tuesday the Ethiopian government to allow humanitarian access to the Tigray region, where civilians continue to bear the brunt of...

Ericsson recognized for COVID-19 response leadership by Global Business Alliance

The Global Business Alliance (GBA) recognized Ericsson for its innovative contribution to combating the COVID-19 pandemic. Throughout the pandemic, GBA members have utilized their...

UN says hundreds of thousands of people in Ethiopia still not receiving aid

The UN called on Thursday for full, immediate, safe, and unimpeded humanitarian access to provide urgent assistance and protection to those in need. The United...

African Hooza Media pioneer  launches its first podcast platform in French 

Rwanda’s digital media, Hooza launched on Thursday a mobile podcast application available on Android and IoS, downloadable under the link https://hoozapodcast.glideapp.io Victor Nkindi, the founder...

Covax expects to start shipping nearly 90 milliuon COVID-19 vaccine does to Africa

The global initiative led by the World Health Organization (WHO), Gavi the Vaccine Alliance, and The Coalition for Epidemic Preparedness Innovations (CEPI) aims to...

Bill and Melinda Gates Release 2021 Annual Letter: “The Year Global Health Went Local”

On Wednesday, Bill and Melinda Gates shared their 2021 Annual Letter, “The Year Global Health Went Local.” In this year’s letter, Bill and Melinda...

Amanda Gorman the Poet who Plans to Climb Capitol Hill in 2036

Amanda Gorman, the youngest poet in U.S. history to mark the transition of presidential power, offered a hopeful vision for a deeply divided country on...

Laurent Desire Kabila Killed in the Marble Palace  20 Years Ago Today

President Laurent Desire Kabila was killed on January 16, 2001. After several days of stonewalling, the death was confirmed, and Joseph Kabila was announced...

United Nations calls for safe passage of humanitarian aid to the Tigray Region

The United Nations called on Friday on all parties to allow the immediate and safe passage of humanitarian personnel and supplies to the Tigray...

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