New York, Sept 16- This year’s Equator Prize Award Ceremony will honour 22 outstanding indigenous and local groups from 16 countries, each showcasing innovative, nature-based solutions for tackling climate change, development, and poverty challenges. The event highlights concrete responses and …"Equator Prize at UN Climate Summit highlights indigenous and local solutions"
Africa Oil amp; Power (AOP) (https://AfricaOilandPower.com) is outraged by the violent attacks on foreign nationals living in South Africa. As government adopts measures to ensure safety for all, AOP calls for violence to come to an end; As of 9 …"Africa Oil Power and South Africa Partners Condemn Attacks on Foreign Nationals"
A prison warden was accidently shot dead by his colleague at Hola prison in Tana River County Sunday morning.
Confirming the incident to the press Monday, Tana River County Police Commander Fredrick Ochieng said the incident took place at about …"A prison warder dies in freak gun accident"
Chief of Defence Forces (CDF) General Samson Mwathethe has officially launched a two-week joint military training exercise dubbed ‘Swift Eagle 2019’ at the Kenya School of Government (KSG) in Matuga, Kwale County.
He said the training exercise involves Kenya Defence …"Mwathethe launches two-week joint military training in Kwale"
Midlevel health workers can play an important role in addressing shortages of health professionals and improving access to care. This is especially true in low and middle-income countries. These workers fill a niche between community health workers, the most basic …"Midlevel workers: Africa’s unsung health heroes need more support"
Ethiopia’s second largest city, Dire Dawa, is dealing with a chikungunya fever outbreak. Around 20,000 cases of the mosquito-borne viral infection have been reported since the outbreak started in March 2019. This is the second recorded outbreak of the disease …"Ethiopia must do more to stop recurring chikungunya outbreaks"