Daily Archives: January 17, 2020

Nigerian Authorities to Financially Support Families of Fallen Soldiers

Nigerian Vice President Yemi Osibanjo this week announced plans by the government to allocate funds to support families of fallen troops and to increase the allotment to veterans and those currently serving in the military. The announcement came amid e…

Global Weather Hazards Summary: January 17 – 23, 2020

Desert locust swarms reach Sudan, Eritrea, and Djibouti, as flooding continues in Zambia and Angola1. Over the past two weeks flash floods have been reported in Luanda,Uige, and Cabinda provinces of Angola.2. Increasing numbers of desert locust swarms …

Amid Kenya Power Struggle, IMF Says Investment Program in Crisis

Hundreds of mismanaged infrastructure projects have stalled in Kenya and it will cost around $10 billion to revive them, the IMF said in a report whose findings point to a growing power struggle at the heart of government.Amid mounting public anger ove…

Amid Kenya Power Struggle, IMF Says Investment Program in Crisis

Hundreds of mismanaged infrastructure projects have stalled in Kenya and it will cost around $10 billion to revive them, the IMF said in a report whose findings point to a growing power struggle at the heart of government.Amid mounting public anger ove…