This year's Mo Ibrahim Award, the most prestigious in Africa, was not given because no sufficiently exceptional African leader was found, says the prize committee chairman.
from Quartz Africa on Jun 24, 2016.
Renewed clashes in and around Wau in South Sudan have forced thousands of civilians to flee, warns the International Committee of the Red Cross.
from ICRC on Jun 26, 2016.
The Kenya government says it plans to have repatriated at least 150, 0000 Somali refugees from Dadaab camp by the end of 2016.
from Capital News on Jun 26, 2016.
Criminality and corruption have swept a flood of endangered rosewood exports from Laos and Cambodia in violation of trade protections.
from Environmental Investigation Agency on Jun 24, 2016.
A new World Wealth Report shows that 702 million people in extreme poverty have been left behind by a broken economic system, warned an alliance of international NGOs.
from OxfamActionAid, Greenpeace International, International Trade Union Confederation, Oxfam on Jun 24, 2016.
In Somaliland, parents are trying to dissuade their children from migrating to Europe by buying them second-hand cars to operate as taxis.
from Quartz Africa on Jun 23, 2016.
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