Daily Archives: May 24, 2019

Statement attributable to the Spokesman for the Secretary-General on the Central African Republic

The Secretary-General strongly condemns the attacks against villages in western Central African Republic which has left at least 34 people dead. The attacks were attributed to 3R (Retour, Reacute;clamation et Reacute;habilitation), an armed group that ...

Statement attributable to the Spokesman for the Secretary-General on the Central African Republic

The Secretary-General strongly condemns the attacks against villages in western Central African Republic which has left at least 34 people dead. The attacks were attributed to 3R (Retour, Reacute;clamation et Reacute;habilitation), an armed group that ...

East African Countries Move to Ban Skin-Bleaching Products

JUBA, SOUTH SUDAN East African countries moved a step closer to approving a ban on skin-bleaching products.The East African Legislative Assembly passed a resolution this month to ban the manufacture and importation of soaps, cosmetics and beauty prod...

Drones Deliver Medical Supplies in Ghana

NEW TAFO AKIM, GHANA At New Tafo Hospital, health care workers watch the sky, listening for a distinct buzzing noise they have grown used to in the past month. In seconds, a small drone comes into view and

UN Honors Peacekeeper Killed in DR Congo

UNITED NATIONS The U.N. secretary-general Friday honored a Malawian peacekeeper who was killed saving the life of a fellow soldier during a firefight last year in the Democratic Republic of Congo."He saved his comrades and helped the U.N.

UN Honors Peacekeeper Killed in DR Congo

UNITED NATIONS The U.N. secretary-general Friday honored a Malawian peacekeeper who was killed saving the life of a fellow soldier during a firefight last year in the Democratic Republic of Congo."He saved his comrades and helped the U.N.