Horn of Africa drought affects 18 mln people: UN

UNITED NATIONS— The northeast Africa drought affects more than 18 million people across Ethiopia, Somalia and Kenya, including at least 16.7 million severely food insecure, a UN Spokesman said.“These numbers are expected to rise in the weeks ahead, wit…

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Netflix Is Looking to Get Into the Live Streaming Game

Published by The Street By Michael Tedder Both Hulu and Disney have recently starting streaming live events. While we live in the age of streaming,…

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Report: Global Pandemic Increased Poverty in Africa

The global pandemic has pushed more than 55 million Africans into extreme poverty and reversed two decades of hard work in poverty reduction on the continent. The Economic Report on Africa for 2021 blamed the growing poverty on job losses, reduced inco…

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Implications of the Ukraine Crisis: Food, Fuel, Fertilisers and Freight Prices in the Southern Africa Region

Regional Bureau JohannesburgKEY POINTS• Fuel prices were already inflated before the Ukraine crisis. Countries in the region were already feeling the impacts in 2021/22, given the heavy dependence on imported crude oil and petroleum products.• With the…

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My Chemical Romance Releases New Single ‘Foundations Of Decay’

Published by uInterview.com The legendary rock band My Chemical Romance has released its first new music in almost ten years since its last release in…

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Dear Abby: Sibling still hounded by insecurity and jealousy

Published by NJ.com DEAR ABBY: My parents divorced when I was 4. I’ve had a problem with insecurity and jealousy for as long as I…

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Blinken Meets with NATO Allies in Berlin on Ukraine Support

BERLIN, GERMANY — U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken met Sunday with Ukrainian Foreign Minister Dmytro Kuleba in Berlin, where the two men discussed plans to work together to ensure Ukrainian food exports reach consumers in Africa and Asia.The two …

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African Union Chief Wants Pan-African Credit Ratings Agency

DAKAR, SENAGAL — Senegal President Macky Sall called Sunday for the creation of a pan-African credit ratings agency, saying that the “very arbitrary” nature of the system of assessment by international organizations made it more expensive for African c…

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