Daily Archives: January 24, 2020

Imaginable Futures, New Global Philanthropic Investment Firm Focused on Learning, Spins Off from Omidyar Network

Launches with $200 million of capital invested and $150 million from philanthropists Pierre and Pam Omidyar Will focus on the future of learning across US, Africa and Latin America REDWOOD CITY, California, Jan. 24, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Imaginable Futures, a new global

Plague of Locusts Attacking Crops in Horn of Africa

GENEVA - The United Nations says urgent action must be taken to halt an invasion of locusts that is threatening food crops and livelihoods in the Horn of Africa.A locust invasion is swarming across parts of Ethiopia, Somalia and Kenya,

Nigerian Journalist Found Hacked to Death

A Nigerian reporter has died after being discovered bound, gagged and near death in a farmer's field in Adamawa state.In a development first reported by regional news outlets, Maxwell Nashan, a newscaster with government-owned Federal Radio Corporation...