At least 13 children killed in Africa’s Niger, UNICEF expresses shock and regret

Africa “We are saddened to confirm that at least 37 civilians – including thirteen children aged 15 to 17 and four women – were killed and several others were injured. We express our deepest sympathy to the victims, families and communities impacted by these brutal attacks,” UNICEF said Source link

दुनिया पर मंडराया नया खतरा! WHO ने जानलेवा मारबर्ग वायरस को लेकर किया आगाह

जिनेवा. दुनिया में कोरोना महामारी (Coronavirus) के बीच एक नया खतरा पैदा हो गया है. पश्चिम अफ्रीकी देश गिनी (Guinea) में घातक मारबर्ग वायरस (Marburg disease) का पहला मामला सामने आया है. विश्व स्वास्थ्य संगठन ( World Health Organization) ने इसकी पुष्टि की है. इस वायरस को इबोला और कोरोना से भी अधिक खतरनाक माना जा […]

पश्चिमी सहारा में प्रवासियों की नौका डूबी, 42 लोगों की मौत की आशंका

बार्सिलोना. पश्चिमी सहारा (Western Sahara) के तटीय शहर डाखला से रवाना हुई प्रवासियों से भरी एक नौका (Boat) समुद्र में डूब गयी, जिसमें 30 महिलाओं और आठ बच्चों समेत करीब 42 प्रवासियों की मौत हो गयी. स्पेन के अधिकार कार्यकर्ताओं ने यह जानकारी दी. गैर-सरकारी संगठन वॉल्किंग बॉर्डर की संस्थापक हेलेना मलेनो ने बृहस्पतिवार देर […]

How regionalism helped Africa to contain COVID-19 pandemic: Study

Toronto: One prediction at the outbreak of COVID-19 was that Africa could be the epicentre of fatalities from the pandemic. This hasn’t happened. The record of the rate of infections, fatalities and recoveries shows that Africa is the second least affected region of the world. The fear that Africa would be the epicentre of the […]

Economists concern about increasing Chinese funding in Africa

Beijing: As China is funding and building a growing number of government and parliament buildings, police headquarters and more in Africa to cement its relations across the continent, concerns have been raised over the potential of African nations to `pay back` Beijing. According to South China Morning Post (SCMP), China is funding a building to […]

Spain urges for help to relocate minors from Ceuta migrant crisis

Ceuta/Madrid: Spain`s government pleaded with mainland regions on Wednesday (May 19) to relieve crammed reception centres for minors in the North African enclave of Ceuta where some 1,500 children and teenagers crossed this week from Morocco. A source familiar with the talks said the Social Rights Ministry had held an emergency meeting on the issue […]

China eyes on building new naval bases in Atlantic ocean, increases concerns for US

Beijing: China`s growing military and security partnerships with African countries pose new challenges to the United States, a long-time security partner in the continent. The Chinese naval base in Djibouti is not the only sign of Chinese military engagement in Africa but eying on establishing a new naval base in the Atlantic Ocean. The top […]

China set to increase military engagements in Africa through Belt and Road Initiative

Washington: China`s military base in Djibouti isn`t the only sign of Chinese security engagement in Africa but the investments through the Belt and Road Initiative (BRI) in Africa can also motivate both Beijing and host countries to increase China`s military engagement on the continent. The safety and stability of the government and population of partnering […]

अफ्रीका का वो गरीब देश, जहां घास-फूस और टिड्डी खाकर पेट भरते हैं लोग, UN ने जताई चिंता

फोटो सौ. (Reuters) संयुक्त राष्ट्र के विश्व खाद्य कार्यक्रम (WFP) के सीनियर डायरेक्टर अमेर दाऊदी ने चेतावनी दी है किमैडागास्कार (Madagascar) के मलागसी में बच्चों की जिंदगियां खतरे में हैं. खासकर पांच साल से कम उम्र के बच्चों में कुपोषण चिंताजनक स्तर पर पहुंच गया है. अन्टाननरीवो. सारी दुनिया जब कोरोना वायरस की चपेट में […]