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Banks in war of words over ballooning Africa debt

African Development Bank

from ALEXIS DOUMBIA in Abidjan, Ivory Coast ABIDJAN, (CAJ News) – THE African Development Bank (AfDB) has reacted strongly to accusations by the Word Bank Group that it was contributing to the continent’s debt problems. AfDB’s reaction follows sentiments attributed to World Bank President, David Malpass, who has recently been quoted as saying AfDB and […]

Abuse of detained Rwanda street kids triggers concern

Rwanda flag

from PHYLLIS BIRORI in Kigali, Rwanda KIGALI, (CAJ News) – RWANDA has come under international criticism over the abuse of street children held in detention. Most recently, the United Nations Committee on the Rights of the Child urged the east African country to end the violations that include beatings. The Geneva-based treaty body called for […]

Libya peace deal threatened with collapse

Libya's rival leaders met to resolve conflict. Photo by Reuters

from AHMED ZAYED in Tripoli, Libya TRIPOLI, (CAJ News) – THE warring parties in Libya have already violated a ceasefire days after the United Nations’ Security Council called for the truce and the adoption of the Berlin Conference conclusions. Fighting in the capital, Tripoli, escalated last Friday with heavy shelling reported in five neighborhoods. Clashes […]

Killings mar formation of South Sudan unity government

Former South Sudan vice president Riek Machar and incumbent President Salva Kiir

from RAJI BASHIR in Khartoum, Sudan KHARTOUM, (CAJ News) – A SPATE of killings, rape and kidnappings has been reported in South Sudan ahead of the deadline of the formation of the unity government this coming weekend. The ruling party and opposition must have an inclusive government in place by Saturday. David Shearer, the humanitarian […]

Could Coronavirus be a result of evil forces against China?


True Gospel with SAVIOUS PARKER KWINIKA I HAVE been ceaselessly praying for the innocent souls that have been caught up in the coronavirus outbreak ravaging China. Maybe on a personal note, this is because my beloved son is studying in that side of the world but the bigger picture is that I interceded for all […]

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