Daily Archives : 4th October 2015


Libya peace plan : UN urges parties to act

Stressing that 18 months of violence has only led Libya down a path of death, displacement and destruction, United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon urged all parties to put aside their differences and act on the draft peace plan they have…

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Zuma calls for UN Security Council reform

In his address to the United Nations General Assembly, South African President Jacob Zuma stressed on reforming and restructuring of the UN Security Council in order to resolve conflicts surrounding Middle East and African nations. He specified that although significant…

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Ebola prevention in Sierra Leone

As Sierra Leone starts the 42-day countdown to being declared Ebola-free, the national Red Cross is using mobile radios to remind people about Ebola prevention. Isha Wilson-Clarke stands outside in the Mountain Cut community on the east of Freetown. She…

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Central African Republic : UK boosts humanitarian aid

The UK government will provide lifesaving aid to tens of thousands of people facing a worsening humanitarian crisis in the Central African Republic. A new £7 million package of aid will help UN agencies and charities step up humanitarian support…

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IMF review in Zimbabwe

On September 30, 2015, the Management of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) completed the second review under the Staff-Monitored Program (SMP) [1]with Zimbabwe, it was announced on 2nd October. The authorities continue to see the SMP as a crucial tool…

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