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Secretary-General, at Security Council Debate, Urges Support for Joint Initiatives to Strengthen Peacekeeping Operations in Africa

NEW-YORK, United States of America, 21 November 2018-/African Media Agency/- Following are UN Secretary-General António Guterres’ remarks to the Security Council open debate on “peace and security in Africa:  strengthening peacekeeping operations in Africa”, in New York today: Peacekeeping is a remarkable exercise in global solidarity.  United Nations peacekeepers are ready to pay the ultimate price […]

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United States Gives KDF New Armored Personnel Carriers for Border Surveillanc

NAIROBI, Kenya, 21 November 2018,-/African Media Agency/-The United States government has given 12 Bastion Armored Personnel Carriers (APC) to the Kenya Defence Forces (KDF) to improve border surveillance. The APCs will support KDF’s efforts in the fight against extremists, including the use of improvised explosive devices (IED), along the border region. Defeating the threat of […]

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The McCain Institute Next Generation Leaders Program: 2019 Applications and Nominations Open
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The McCain Institute Next Generation Leaders Program: 2019 Applications and Nominations Open

Applications and nominations for the 2019 Next Generation Leaders Program are now open through February 15, 2019.  JOHANNESBURG, South Africa, 19 November 2018,-/African Media Agency/-The McCain Institute’s flagship Next Generation Leaders program is designed to identify, train, network and empower a diverse group of emerging, character-driven leaders from the United States and around the world. […]

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Number of children suffering from severe acute malnutrition across the Sahel reaches 10-year high

More than 1.3 million children to receive emergency treatment in 2018, but more investment in prevention measures needed to influence trends in 2019 and beyond DAKAR, Senegal, 19 November 2018,-African Media Agency/-More than 1.3 million children under five years of age in need of treatment for severe acute malnutrition across six Africa’s Sahel countries are […]

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