2012-02-24 17:58:52BBC Africa Debate Explores the Pros and Cons of Land Acquisitions By Foreign Companies[Concord]
BBC World Service's new monthly programme, BBC Africa Debate, will bring to the fore the issue of land acquisitions in Africa. Broadcast on Friday 24 February from Freetown, Sierra Leone, the debate is presented by BBC Africa's Alex Jakana, and Justin Rowlatt, correspondent for BBC's TV current-affairs programme, Newsnight.
Wednesday, 09-17-14, 13:22CNE and EU Sign Memorandum on Observers[AIM]Mozambique's National Elections Commission (CNE) and the European Union on 5 September signed a memorandum in Maputo establishing legal mechanisms for a mission of EU observers to come and witness the presidential, parliamentary and provincial elections scheduled for 15 October.
Wednesday, 09-17-14, 13:15Forced Displacement in Somalia Shows 'No Signs of Easing,' UN Agency Warns[UN News]Alarming circumstances such as forced evictions, drought, conflict and lack of livelihood have forced over 130,000 people from their homes in Somalia so far this year, with the majority being internally displaced, warned the United Nations refugee agency today.