Category Archives: Education

Nobel Laureate Mukwege Worried Congo Vote Could Lead to War

Presidential elections in Democratic Republic of Congo this month could lead to conflict if they are not free, fair and peaceful, and evidence suggests they will not be, Nobel Peace Prize laureate Denis Mukwege said …

BURKINA FASO: FRENCH COURT APPROVES EXTRADITION OF BROTHER OF EX-PRES COMPAORE

OUAGADOUGOU– A French court of appeal has approved an extradition request by Burkina Faso’s government for the brother of ex-Burkinabe president Blaise Compaore.

Police detained Francois Compaore at Charles de Gaulle airport in Paris in …

11TH SUMMIT OF GLOBAL FORUM ON MIGRATION, DEVELOPMENT KICKS OFF IN MOROCCO

RABAT, Morocco- The 11th Summit of the Global Forum on Migration and Development (GFMD), opened Wednesday, in the Moroccan city of Marrakech, with the participation of over 100 countries.

Under the theme: “Honouring International Commitments …

ZIMBABWE: MT DARWIN CHOLERA CASES RISE TO 191

HARARE– Cholera cases in Mount Darwin have risen to 191 while deaths have remained at three in the artisanal mining area of Mukaradzi, said Mashonaland Central District medical officer Dr George Mapiye.

“As of Monday, …

UN CONDEMNS SPATE OF ‘BRUTAL’ SEXUAL ATTACKS IN SOUTH SUDAN

JUBA– The United Nations condemned a wave of “brutal” sexual attacks on women and girls in the northern town of Bentiu in South Sudan which took place in what it described as a government controlled …