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Sudan religious leaders hold talks aimed at ending intercommunal fighting

By Daniel Friday Martin YEI, SOUTH SUDAN - With an eye toward ending intercommunal violence that killed dozens of people last month in Central Equatoria state, South Sudanese religious leaders and civil society activists have organized direct…

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News and Press Release
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VOA
Posted:
07 Jan 2021

South Sudan

Amid Challenges, South Sudan Vaccination Drive Tackles Measles

By Chika Oduah Updated March 19, 2020 02:59 PM JUBA, SOUTH SUDAN - Shejirina Moni sits beside her children in front of their makeshift home in a shanty community in South Sudan's capital Juba. Six of her children…

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News and Press Release
Source:
VOA
Posted:
23 Mar 2020

South Sudan

Rival South Sudan Leaders Agree to Form Government

By VOA News February 20, 2020 10:41 AM Rival leaders of South Sudan have agreed to form a unity government as they seek to end a six-year-old civil war that has devastated the world's youngest nation. President Salva Kiir…

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News and Press Release
Source:
VOA
Posted:
20 Feb 2020

Somalia

Somalia Declares National Emergency over Locust Upsurge

By Harun Maruf February 02, 2020 01:08 PM The Somali government has declared a national emergency over a locust upsurge which is spreading in the East Africa region. The Somali Minister of Agriculture and Irrigation Said Hussein Iid said…

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News and Press Release
Source:
VOA
Posted:
03 Feb 2020

South Sudan

Committee Urges Swift Formation of South Sudan Unity Government

By Dimo Silva Aurelio January 16, 2020 03:05 PM JUBA - A committee formed to help resolve disputes over the boundaries and number of South Sudan states has turned the issue over to arbitration, adding the issue should…

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News and Press Release
Source:
VOA
Posted:
16 Jan 2020

Somalia

Somalia Bomb Death Toll Rises to at Least 80

By Mohamed Olad Hassan The death toll from a suicide bomb attack at a busy checkpoint in Somalia’s capital, Mogadishu, has risen to at least 80. More than 90 others were wounded. Mogadishu Mayer Omar Finish, police and…

Format:
News and Press Release
Source:
VOA
Posted:
29 Dec 2019

Kenya + 4 more

Inescapable Effects of Climate Change Jeopardize Livelihoods Across East Africa

By Rael Ombuor TRANS NZOIA, KENYA - As the Earth heats up, weather and climate patterns are changing dramatically around the globe. Africa felt the effects of those changes in 2019, experiencing cyclones, droughts and unstoppable rains…

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News and Press Release
Source:
VOA
Posted:
24 Dec 2019

Uganda

Uganda Floods Death Toll Rises as Rains Continue

By Halima Athumani December 09, 2019 09:45 AM KAMPALA - Ugandan authorities say the death toll from a week of floods and mudslides has risen to 36 people and left thousands stranded after heavy rains swept across a…

Format:
News and Press Release
Source:
VOA
Posted:
09 Dec 2019

Ethiopia

Desert Locusts Put Ethiopian Crops At Risk

By Sora Halake November 13, 2019 12:10 PM Ethiopian agriculture officials say they are taking steps to control a major locust infestation that could threaten some of the country's staple crops. Swarms of the schistocerca gregaria - better known…

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News and Press Release
Source:
VOA
Posted:
13 Nov 2019

Ethiopia

Ethiopia Government: Up to 78 Killed in Ethnically-Motivated Violence

By Salem Solomon November 1, 2019 11:12 AM ADDIS ABABA/WASHINGTON - As many as 78 people have been killed in ethnically motivated clashes in the Oromia region, Harari region and the city of Dire Dawa in the past…

Format:
News and Press Release
Source:
VOA
Posted:
01 Nov 2019

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