23-Aug-2022 to 10:03

Children face catastrophe in the Horn, Unicef warns

APA-Nairobi (Kenya) — Children in the Horn of Africa and the Sahel could die in devastating numbers unless urgent support is provided, as severe malnutrition and the risk of water-borne disease collide – UNICEF warns during World Water Week.

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20-Jan-2022 to 10:55

Grave violations against children in Sudan- UNICEF

APA-Khartoum (Sudan) — Children have bore the brunt of grave human rights violation throughout Sudan since the military government took charge of the country in 2019, UNICEF said in a statement seen by APA on Thursday.

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01-Sep-2021 to 09:25

Mali introduces action plan to protect children against violence

APA-Bamako (Mali) — The document, signed on 26 August, aims to prevent and stop the recruitment and use of children, but also sexual abuse and all other violations against them in Mali.

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26-May-2020 to 17:36

Cocoa industry: C/d’Ivoire dismisses U.S. institute’s child labour survey

APA-Abidjan (Cote d’Ivoire) — Cote d’Ivoire has picked holes into the methodology of the 2018/19 survey” of the NORC Research Institute of the University of Chicago (USA) on child labour in the country’s cocoa-producing areas.

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28-Dec-2019 to 18:52

Toddler becomes eSwatini's youngest victim of hanging

APA-Mbabane (eSwatini) — A one-year-old baby in eSwatini has become the country's youngest person to die by hanging, APA learnt on Saturday.

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13-Dec-2019 to 15:48

Rwanda witnesses drop in cases of violence against children

APA - Kigali (Rwanda) — Rwanda has recorded a reduction in cases related to violence against children this year, representing 7 percent of the total criminal cases in the country, Rwanda Investigation Bureau (RIB) statistics showed Friday.

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26-Nov-2019 to 12:06

The deprived kids running Monrovia's streets

APA-Monrovia (Liberia) By Terrence Sesay — Disadvantaged homeless boys mostly of school-going age commonly known as ‘Zogos’ in Liberia have overwhelmed the streets of the capital Monrovia since the end of the country's civil war.

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