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Relocation program of unaccompanied refugee minors from Greece across EU continues despite COVID-19

The relocation program of unaccompanied refugee minors from Greece to other EU member states continues despite the COVID-19 challenge, after it was launched a...

Bangladesh Readymade Garments Sector Worst Affected by the COVID-19

A denim supplier in Bangladesh, told Forbes that he was forced to accept a 30 percent discount on a large order of jeans already...

Thousands displaced by floods across Uganda

Thousands of people have been displaced as a result of heavy rains, which triggered floods and landslides and caused havoc in several parts of...

UNICEF scales up delivery of supplies for COVID-19 across LatAm, Caribbean

The UN Children's Fund (UNICEF) is stepping up delivery of health and hygiene items for families and health workers in 12 Latin American and...
A staff member unloads Chinese medical supplies from an airplane at the Kotota International Airport in Accra, capital of Ghana, April 6, 2020. China's medical supplies for 18 African countries have arrived here on Monday, and are scheduled to be delivered to the other 17 countries within a few days. The beneficiary African countries are Ghana, Nigeria, Senegal, Gabon, Sierra Leone, Guinea-Bissau, Guinea, Cote d'Ivoire, Gambia, Liberia, Mali, Burkina Faso, Republic of Congo, Equatorial Guinea, Togo, Benin, Cape Verde, as well as Sao Tome and Principe. (Xinhua/Xu Zheng)

Lifesaving supplies continue to be shipped across Africa to protect health workers

World Health Organization (WHO) Director-General Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus on Monday said that solidarity flights continue to ship lifesaving medical supplies across Africa to protect...

COVID-19 may cause price hikes in fruits, vegetables across Europe

The United Nations Economic Commission for Europe (UNECE) on Friday warned that while today there were still enough fruits and vegetables in shops and...
Medics rescue a COVID-19 patient at Huoshenshan Hospital, Wuhan, Feb. 24, 2020. Photo by Wang Haoyu/People’s Daily Online

ECMO machines sent to Hubei from across China to fight COVID-19

Dozens of extracorporeal membrane oxygenation (ECMO) machines, also known as artificial heart-lung machines, were purchased for and sent to Hubei province and its capital...

HSBC to close 27 branches across UK in 2020

British multinational investment bank HSBC is planing to close 27 branches across Britain in 2020 in a bid to adapt to the long-term changes...
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UN agency says climate change affecting habitats across Africa

Climate change, especially lack of water, is resulting the continued loss of habitats across Africa despite the minimal coverage level of the adverse effects...
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Climate change ravaging habitats across Africa

Climate change, especially lack of water, is resulting the continued loss of habitats across Africa despite the minimal coverage level of the adverse effects...

Desert locust upsurge across HoA attributed to climate change-induced extreme weather

Extreme weather events due to the climate crisis are becoming the new normal in the Horn of Africa (HoA) as recent heavy rains and...

Africa CDC moves to effectively prevent novel coronavirus across Africa

Africa Center for Disease Control and Prevention (Africa CDC), a specialized agency of the African Union (AU), has stressed that it is undertaking healthcare...

Immigration across U.S.-Mexico border plunges 74.5 percent in 9 months

Immigration across the U.S.-Mexico border plunged 74.5 percent from May 2019 to January 2020, in the wake of a bilateral agreement to curb migrant...

Worst desert locust outbreak in 25 years threatens food security across East Africa –...

The United Nations Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) on Thursday warned that the worst desert locust outbreak in decades has threatened the food security...
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Death toll on migration routes across Americas hits IOM record last year

At least 810 people died crossing deserts, rivers and remote terrain on different migration routes across the Americas in 2019, making the year one...

Ethiopia deploys army to calm deadly protests across different towns

The Ethiopian government on Friday disclosed the deployment of military personnel to control widespread deadly protests across major towns in central and eastern parts...

These Nigerians Are Travelling Across 13 West African Countries Over 80 Days

On the 22nd of September 2019, the Zikoko team is teaming up with GIGM, Google, Leadway Assurance, Ecobank and Coke to embark on the...
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Government to construct mini hydro power plants across the country – Amewu

Mr. John Peter Amewu, Minister for Energy has hinted of plans by government to construct more mini hydro power plants across the country to...

UNDP installs 33 used oil receptacle tanks across Botswana

United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) has managed to install about 33 used oil receptacle tanks countrywide in order to curb the indiscriminate disposal of...

The future of the HIV response

For the first time, AIDS experts have brought together new assessments from six locations around the world that have made impressive progress fighting the...
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China is actively promoting green development across the globe

As China makes headway in pursuing high-quality economic growth, its resolve and plan for green development are reflected in the latest major events hosted...

Domestic capital anchors property investment across Africa

Office yields remained largely stable in most African markets over the past two years, anchored by patient domestic capital as local investors assume a...

Google pledges support for 50,000 women across Africa

Top internet company Google on Friday unveiled in Lagos a new initiative, Womenwill, targeting some 50,000 women across Africa, in a bid to create...

Despite Insecurity fears, voting sees record-high turnout across Borno, Yobe

Braving security threats, voters in Borno, swamped voting locations across the state on Saturday morning, locking in almost 2.2 million votes and showing their...
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Deutsche Bank contributes to building major infrastructure across Ghana

Alongside the 3rd German African Business Summit 2019, which opens today in Accra, Ghana, Deutsche Bank is proud to announce the closing of three...
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U.S. Government Shutdown Eats Across Country

The U.S. government shutdown, which affected a quarter of federal agencies, stretched into the 22nd day on Saturday, eclipsing all the previous 20 such...

ReZultz Advertising marries M&C Saatchi Africa to help boost its operations across Africa

M&C Saatchi Africa has taken another giant step by signing of an agreement with ReZultz Advertising to be its affiliate in the Ghanaian market. ReZultz...

ADIDAS Rolls Out New Campaign Spearheaded By 56 Topmost Creators

Using the world’s greatest moment in sport as the backdrop - adidas has re-engineered the traditional campaign model through personal storytelling, bringing together 56...
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Study says more than 5.5 million people have been displaced by conflict in Africa

More than 5.5 million people have been internally displaced by conflict in sub-Saharan Africa in 2017, a new study released on Wednesday reveals. The report...

Open Government and Transparency Events to Take place across 70 countries

Countries around the world will host over five hundred events for the inaugural OpenGovWeek, a campaign to advance open government and strengthen democracy. Open...