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UN Donates $16 Million To Zimbabwe Relief Fund For Flood Victims

The United Nations Central Emergency Response Fund (CERF) donated to Zimbabwe government an amount of $16 million to assist more than 32,000 flood victims in the country in addition to the earlier allocated $82 million in 2016. The country was hit by worst drought last year and more than four million people in rural parts were affected. United Nations resident ...

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Half Million Children In West Africa Malnourished: UN

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The seven insurgency of Islamist extremist group Boko Haram has left more than a half million children in the west African region malnourished and immediate aid is required to save them from further danger, said UN humanitarian co-ordinator Toby Lanzer on Monday. Lanzer added the region is highly cut off from the rest of the world and this has resulted ...

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Gambian President Yahya Jammeh Must Handover Power To Adama Barrow: UN

The pressure is not only from the opposition, but also from United Nations to longtime Gambian leader Yahya Jammeh to step down, but he fails to do so even initially conceding defeat in a December 1 presidential election. Jammeh’s party Alliance for Patriotic Reorientation and Construction (APRC) on the other hand has lodged a case in Supreme Court challenging the ...

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