ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia, May 20, 2019,-/African Media Agency (AMA)/-WHAT: The Department of Agriculture and Rural Economy (DREA), through its program, the Partnership for Aflatoxin Control in Africa (PACA), is organizing a two-day training workshop on “Strengthening Food Safety Capacity for Reporting in the Biennial Review”. The workshop will bring... Read more
Bien que la situation en matière de sécurité se soit légèrement calmée dans l’est de la République démocratique du Congo (RDC), la transmission de la maladie à virus Ebola continue de s’intensifier dans les provinces du Nord-Kivu et de l’Ituri avec plus de 100 cas confirmés signalés cette semaine,... Read more
The UN Secretary-General has commended the progress made so far between Sudan’s military leaders and opposition forces towards agreeing a timetable for a return to civilian rule, following the overthrow of President Omar al-Bashir just over a month ago. NEW YORK, United States of America, May 17, 2019,-/African Media... Read more
The five-year-old force working to stabilize Africa’s Sahel has shown great potential, but needs more support from the international community to reach full operational capacity, a top UN peacekeepingofficial said on Thursday, calling for enhanced political and economic solutions to help tackle the strife-torn region’s myriad challenges. NEW YORK,... Read more
L’Organisation des Nations Unies pour l’alimentation et l’agriculture (FAO) a émis mercredi une alerte sur la Somalie où près de 2,2 millions de personnes seront confrontées à une grave crise alimentaire entre juillet à septembre en raison de la sécheresse. NEW YORK, Etats Unis d’Amérique, le 16 Mai 2019-/African... Read more
GENEVA, Switzerland, May 16, 2019-/African Media Agency (AMA)/-Six weeks on, the offensive to take over Tripoli has resulted in unlawful attacks that could amount to war crimes which must be investigated by international prosecutors, Amnesty International said today, revealing evidence of indiscriminate attacks on civilian areas in the Libyan... Read more
Pope Francis Urges Catholic Bishops To Preach Peace In Nigeria
By Dianabasi Effiong Port Harcourt – The head of the Catholic Church and sovereign of the Vatican City State, Pope Francis, has urged Catholic Bishops in Nigeria to preach peace to their followers. The Pope gave the advice on Thursday in Port Harcourt, at a sermon marking the Episcopal... Read more
African Media Agency Partners With Brand Africa To Launch The 7th Annual Brand Africa 100:  Africa’s Best Brands
ABIDJAN, Cote D’ivoire, 14 May 2019,-/African Media Agency (AMA)/- As part of this partnership, AMA, Brand Africa and partners, Geopoll, the world’s leading mobile surveying platform with a database of over 250 million respondents in emerging markets around the globe, Kantar, the globally respected consumer knowledge and information company,... Read more
Landmark Conference Using Data Science To Plan For Africa’s Future Labor Market
JOHANNESBURG, South Africa, May 14th, 2019,-/African Media Agency (AMA)/-The Rockefeller Foundation and the Dalberg Group are proud to announce a landmark convening focused on advancing initiatives that recognize the role of data science in addressing systemic challenges linked to unemployment and the future of work in Africa. Africa is... Read more
What Matters to Kenyans Living and Working in Nairobi? Access to Employer- Subsidised Health and Wellness Programmes is Important, According to Mercer
Mercer’s latest study found meaningful gaps between what workers in these emerging cities value when it comes to deciding where to live and work, and what employers believe are important to them. 83 percent of employees in Nairobi, Kenya fear they may lose their job in the next 5... Read more