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  • Sister Orla is in front line of girls' education...
    on January 19, 2019 at 12:00 am

    Sister Orla is in front line of girls' education  Wicklow PeopleOrla Treacy is very aware of her educational heritage, though the circumstances in which she applies that heritage are very […]

  • Kiir asks Egypt to mobilize regional,...
    on January 18, 2019 at 9:38 pm

    Kiir asks Egypt to mobilize regional, international support for S. Sudan's peace  Sudan TribuneJanuary 18, 2019 (JUBA) - President, Salva Kiir Mayardit has urged Egyptian President Abdel […]

  • NJOROGE: Parties must take responsibility in...
    on January 18, 2019 at 9:01 pm

    NJOROGE: Parties must take responsibility in South Sudan peace process  The Star, KenyaSaturday, January 12 marked the half–way stage of the eight–month Pre–Transitional […]

  • Ghanaian Peacekeepers In South Sudan Awarded UN...
    on January 18, 2019 at 4:47 pm

    Ghanaian Peacekeepers In South Sudan Awarded UN Medal  Modern GhanaGhanaian Troops Deployed In Aweil And Serving With The United Nations Mission In South Sudan Have Been Awarded […]

  • The Buzz: This Week In Africa - Africa Oil &...
    on January 18, 2019 at 4:36 pm

    The Buzz: This Week In Africa  Africa Oil & PowerTop stories: IPPs increase year-on-year share of electricity generation, South Sudan pipeline leaking two barrels an hour and Fuelling a […]

  • UN Special Advisor on Genocide: 'Military...
    on January 18, 2019 at 4:30 pm

    UN Special Advisor on Genocide: 'Military intervention should be an exception'  DW (English)Ethnic violence in crisis-torn nations like South Sudan is often in the news. But how serious is […]

  • 'Conflict and climate nexus' unpacked at Nairobi...
    on January 18, 2019 at 4:24 pm

    'Conflict and climate nexus' unpacked at Nairobi high-level round table - World  ReliefWebby Julie Arrighi, Climate Centre, Nairobi. The first of a 2019 series of high-level round tables on […]

  • South Sudanese media regulator bars newspaper...
    on January 18, 2019 at 3:05 pm

    South Sudanese media regulator bars newspaper from covering Sudan crisis  CPJ Press Freedom OnlineNairobi, January 18, 2019--South Sudan's state media regulator should immediately lift an […]

  • Nigeria and South Sudan to cooperate on economic...
    on January 18, 2019 at 2:50 pm

    Nigeria and South Sudan to cooperate on economic development  Africa Oil & PowerThe countries signed agreements on oil and gas, trade, health and education cooperation. […]

  • Feature: Chinese expatriates in South Sudan...
    on January 18, 2019 at 2:44 pm

    Feature: Chinese expatriates in South Sudan recount thrilling work experience in Africa - Xinhua | English.news.cn  XinhuaJUBA, Jan. 18 (Xinhua) -- Meng Shaohua, 32, belongs to a growing […]

  • Briton's death in Kenya adds to long list of aid...
    on January 18, 2019 at 2:21 pm

    Briton's death in Kenya adds to long list of aid worker killings  Thomson Reuters FoundationLONDON, Jan 18 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - The death of a British aid worker in a militant […]

  • South Sudanese refugees face uncertain future in...
    on January 18, 2019 at 2:09 pm

    South Sudanese refugees face uncertain future in Ethiopia  DW (English)Ethiopia has been praised for its open door policy to refugees feeling war-torn South Sudan. But with no signs of the […]

  • Sudan protest hub: Police-protesters clash at...
    on January 18, 2019 at 1:30 pm

    Sudan protest hub: Police-protesters clash at funeral in latest unrest  africanewsPro and anti-government protests across Sudan started in December 2018 but does not seem to abate. The […]

  • Ebola cases in Congo expected to double amid...
    on January 18, 2019 at 11:57 am

    Ebola cases in Congo expected to double amid fears outbreak could cross borders  The GuardianWith health system at breaking point, uncertainty over how virus is being transmitted prompts […]

  • Cambridge student held without charge in a South...
    on January 18, 2019 at 11:50 am

    Cambridge student held without charge in a South Sudan prison  The TabMr Ajak, who completed a PhD in Politics at Trinity College last year, was imprisoned in South Sudan in July. According […]

  • Jonglei And Terekake States To Hold Inter-states'...
    on January 18, 2019 at 11:50 am

    Jonglei And Terekake States To Hold Inter-states' Wrestling For Peace  gurtongBy Jo Ngong Akau Bor, 18 January, 2019 (Gurtong)- The civil affairs division under the United Nations Mission […]

  • Tonight's RTE Late Late Show guests revealed -...
    on January 18, 2019 at 11:36 am

    Tonight's RTE Late Late Show guests revealed  Waterford LiveIrish actor Liam Cunningham leads a Late Late Show line-up including Mairead McGuinness, with music from Mary Black and Paddy […]

  • South Africa to bolster its oil and gas sector in...
    on January 18, 2019 at 11:31 am

    South Africa to bolster its oil and gas sector in 2019  Africa Oil & PowerSeveral initiatives have been put in place to galvanize South Africa's oil and gas industry, as the government […]

  • South Africa commends the government of Sudan -...
    on January 18, 2019 at 10:33 am

    South Africa commends the government of Sudan  African Daily VoiceJOHANNESBURG, SOUTH AFRICA (ADV) – South Africa has commended improvements in the security situation in Darfur, Sudan […]

  • Here’s the lineup for tonight’s Late Late and...
    on January 18, 2019 at 10:14 am

    Here’s the lineup for tonight’s Late Late and Graham Norton shows  JOE.ieGame of Thrones, Brexit, The 1975 and much more will feature on The Late Late Show and the Graham Norton […]