Daily Archives: March 25, 2019

UNOPS and Japan to repair community development centres in Djibouti

Japan is contributing $500,000 toward a UNOPS-implemented project to rehabilitate four centres damaged by Tropical Cyclone Sagar last year.

The centres sustained heavy structural damage, including collapsed roofs and walls, scattered debris, broken sanitary facilities, …

Mozambique Warns of More Flooding from Cyclone-Filled Dams

MAPUTO Mozambique’s President Filipe Nysui is warning countries ravaged by Cyclone Idai could face more flooding. The cyclone’s heavy rains, which killed at least 750 people in Mozambique and neighboring Malawi and Zimbabwe, have also …

Militia Head Refutes His Group Responsible for Mali Massacre

BAMAKO, MALI The head of an ethnic Dogon militia blamed for a massacre in central Mali denied Monday that his fighters had been involved in the gruesome attack that left 154 dead in an ethnic …

Militia Head Refutes His Group Responsible for Mali Massacre

BAMAKO, MALI The head of an ethnic Dogon militia blamed for a massacre in central Mali denied Monday that his fighters had been involved in the gruesome attack that left 154 dead in an ethnic …

Chinese Leader’s Visit to Paris Seen as Test for European Unity

PARIS Chinese President Xi Jinping has been treated to a sumptuous dinner near Nice and an official welcome by his French counterpart at the Arc de Triomphe in Paris � not to mention a 17th-century …