2012-03-29 15:14:51Hunger Affecting 10 Million as Dry Season Approaches[IRIN]
Hunger has come again to the Sahel. "Since yesterday I have only drunk water," said Houley Dia, 60, a widow who lives in Houdallah, a village of the Fula ethnic group in southern Mauritania on the border with Senegal. "I have lived through hard times before - no rain, animal diseases, locust swarms - but this year is worse than ever," she told IRIN.
Saturday, 02-28-15, 14:16Parliamentary Committees in Disarray[The Star]Is Hon Ababu Namwamba being hounded out of chair of PAC because he is corrupt, because he is threatening corruption with exposure and death or because he is eating alone?
Saturday, 02-28-15, 14:13Kenya Turns to Algeria for Oil and Gas Expertise[The Star]Kenya this week opened an embassy in Algeria and appointed Moi Lemoshira as the Ambassador Extra-Ordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Republic of Kenya to Algeria.