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27-Nov-2021 to 11:58

Northern Ethiopia: 9.4m people desperate for food aid - WFP

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — The number of people in need of humanitarian food assistance across northern Ethiopia has grown to an estimated 9.4 million due to ongoing conflict there, the United Nations World Food Program (WFP) has announced.

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22-Nov-2021 to 13:03

Despair hits Senegal’s fisheries sector

APA-Dakar (Sénégal) — World Fisheries Day marked on November 21 each year, was the occasion for the stakeholders of the sector to bring their difficulties to the surface.

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22-Nov-2021 to 08:25

Germany's Hannover to pilot waste management scheme in Kigali

APA - Kigali (APA) — German city of Hannover will roll out a training in wastewater management targeting local experts in Kigali city, local media reported Sunday quoting a diplomatic source in Kigali.

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17-Nov-2021 to 12:41

Covid drove 30m Africans into extreme poverty - Report

APA-Lagos (Nigeria) — The Covid-19 pandemic has driven an estimated 30 million people in sub-Saharan Africa into extreme poverty, according to a report released on Wednesday at the ongoing Bloomberg New Economy Forum in Singapore.

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16-Nov-2021 to 07:58

UN announces $40m fund to scale up emergency operations in Ethiopia

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — UN humanitarian chief Martin Griffiths on Monday announced a $40 million fund to support life-saving humanitarian assistance and protection of civilians in Ethiopia.

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12-Nov-2021 to 17:33

Senegal’s customs intercept drug traffickers

APA-Dakar (Senegal) — Fake drugs, Indian hemp and morphine, worth a total of nearly 150 million CFA francs, were seized yesterday in two localities of the country.

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12-Nov-2021 to 17:23

About 250,000 Moroccans to benefit from “Awrach” employment program

APA - Rabat (Morocco) — Nearly 250,000 people should benefit in 2022 and 2023, from “Awrach,” a program being finalized to allow young people to enjoy temporary employment, the Minister of Employment, Younes Sekkouri, said on Thursday at the Council of Government.

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