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Surviving Boko Haram’s war on children
Surviving Boko Haram’s war on children
After escaping from the clutches of armed groups, abducted children in northern Nigeria should expect a warm welcome on their return home. They...
Probe shows Sri Lanka attacks 'retaliation for Christchurch' — government
Probe shows Sri Lanka attacks 'retaliation for Christchurch' — government
The suicide bombings that killed more than 300 people in Sri Lanka at the weekend were carried out in revenge for last month's attacks on two...
DRC’s Ebola outbreak has all the makings of a humanitarian crisis
DRC’s Ebola outbreak has all the makings of a humanitarian crisis
It’s been eight months since the start of the current Ebola outbreak in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC). By the beginning of April,...
Cyclone Idai: The girl who was born in a mango tree, above the floods
Cyclone Idai: The girl who was born in a mango tree, above the floods
Cyclone Idai struck Mozambique and Zimbabwe last month, leaving a trail of devastation in its wake. But amid the horror are also stories of...
Adopt strategies that address plight of ‘invisible’ children
Adopt strategies that address plight of ‘invisible’ children
A name, an official identity, and a nationality recognised by everyone: most of us take these things for granted. Yet, for nearly a quarter-billion...
Central African Republic and rebel groups sign peace deal
Central African Republic and rebel groups sign peace deal
A peace deal has been made between the Central African Republic government and 14 rebel groups after their first-ever direct dialogue aimed at...
​Boy Scouts in a war zone
​Boy Scouts in a war zone
There are more boy scouts than peacekeepers in the Central African Republic. Even in the midst of a civil war, the scouts are arguably more...
The Bokone Community Home-Based Care and Early Childhood Development project
The Bokone Community Home-Based Care and Early Childhood Development project
The Bokone Community Home-Based Care and Early Childhood Development is a beneficiary in the Charities Sector of the NLC. The project has received...
Graça Machel stands up for girls’ education at Hong Kong summit
Graça Machel stands up for girls’ education at Hong Kong summit
At the Yidan Prize Summit in Hong Kong, former Mozambican education minister and a humanitarian in South Africa, Graça Machel, delivered a keynote...
EU to review its financial support for Tanzania over human rights concerns
EU to review its financial support for Tanzania over human rights concerns
On Thursday, the 28-member European Union said it was reviewing its financial support to Tanzania. "The EU and its member states are concerned...
Madagascar presidential election: What you need to know
Madagascar presidential election: What you need to know
Four former presidents, three former prime ministers, a pastor and even a popular rock singer; when it comes to picking their next head of state,...
Mo Ibrahim: Africa’s decade of ‘lost opportunity’
Mo Ibrahim: Africa’s decade of ‘lost opportunity’
The 2018 African governance index was released this week. It’s not good news.

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UKZN linguistics expert appointed VP of African Association for Lexicography
NWU, stakeholders collaborate to assist visually impaired
Learners stand to benefit from bridge-building competition