13 Jul 2021

AfDB grant launches Desert to Power West Africa Regional Energy Program

13 July 2021 – The Board of Directors of the African Development Bank Group (AfDB) has approved a USD6-million grant to launch the initial phase of the Desert to Power […]
24 Apr 2021

More refugees arrive in Chad after clashes in the Central Africa Republic

This is a summary of what was said by UNHCR spokesperson Babar Baloch – to whom the quoted text may be attributed – at a press briefing at the Palais […]
7 Apr 2021

Boko Haram step up attacks in Cameroon

07 April 2021 – The Islamist armed group Boko Haram has stepped up attacks on civilians in towns and villages in the Far North region of Cameroon since December 2020, killing at […]
17 Feb 2021

Security continues to deteriorate in Africa’s G5 Sahel

17 February 2021 – The security situation continues to deteriorate in Africa’s ‘G5 Sahel’. António Guterres, the UN Secretary- General has underlined his concern about the ‘G5 Sahel’. The ‘G5 […]