Nigeria, South Sudan, Somalia and 5 other countries facing hunger crisis (photos)

  Author: Chika Jones Famine and alarming hunger and severe levels of malnutrition and food insecurity are not just some doomsday prediction, they are the reality for some countries around the world. According to a report by Oxfam, which is an international confederation of 20 NGOs working with partners in over 90 countries to end

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NBA: Sudan-born Australian forward Mangok Mathiang signs with Charlotte Hornets

  Washington (AFP) – Sudan-born Australian forward Mangok Mathiang and American guard Marcus Paige signed National Basketball Association (NBA) contracts on Wednesday with the Charlotte Hornets. Mathiang lived in Melbourne for several years before moving to the United States, where he played four seasons for the University of Louisville and serving as the team captain

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Trump plan to end U.S. Diversity Visa program will affect Africans

By AT editor – 3 August 2017 In the United States, President Donald Trump has announced his support for an immigration bill that would work on a point-based system that’s likely to limit applicants, including many Africans, who previously obtained visas under the U.S. Diversity Visa program. Called the RAISE Act, it “eliminates the outdated

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Zayed Giving Convoy completes 40 medical aid camps in Sudan

By Wam Published Thursday, August 03, 2017 The Zayed Giving Convoy has completed the installation of 40 medical aid camps in various Sudanese villages, which were supervised by a UAE-Sudanese voluntary medical team, as part of its campaign to treat a million children and elderly members of society, under the theme, ‘Giving is Happiness’. The convoy’s efforts

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