BEIJING, Oct. 14, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Today, the UN Broadband Commission and Huawei held the sixth Ultra-Broadband Forum (UBBF 2020) online in Beijing. With the theme of “Intelligent Connectivity, New Value Together”, this year’s UBBF discussed the challenges and opportunities facing the connectivity industry in the intelligent era. At the event, David Wang, Huawei Executive Director […]"Huawei Launches All-scenario Intelligent Connectivity Solutions"
DOUALA, CAMEROON – More than 20 Cameroonians gathered Wednesday at the Douala International airport to await relatives expected to be deported from the United States. Jennifer Mone, 27, says she fears her older brother will be at risk if he is forced back to Cameroon. Last year, she says, he fled fighting in Cameroon’s anglophone separatist conflict. “You are either afraid of separatist fighters or you are afraid of the military,” Mone said. “And leaving…"Supporters of Cameroonian Asylum-Seekers Decry US Deportation"
UNITED NATIONS – The U.N. humanitarian chief warned Tuesday that daunting problems in Africa’s Sahel region are getting worse and the region “is very close to a tipping point — and so by extension are its African neighbors, Europe, and the world.” Mark Lowcock said in a virtual speech to students at the Paris Institute for Political Science that he deals with the world’s worst humanitarian tragedies, and “nowhere scares me more than the Sahel.”…"Sahel Very Close to Tipping Point, UN Humanitarian Chief Warns"
Garissa health workers have called off their three days’ strike that had threatened to polarise health services across all public health facilities. The decision came after the county government agreed to their terms and signed a favourable return-to-work formula. The agreement was reached during a meeting chaired by Garissa County Secretary Abdi Sheikh and attended by other senior county officials. Dr Hassan Abdi, the acting chairman Kenya Medical Practitioners, Pharmacists and Dentists Union (KMPDU) today…"Garissa Health Workers Call Off Strike"
The massive land fraud in Thika will be a thing of the past as the Ministry of Lands plans to conduct a land clinic and digitize local land records from January 2021. This will come as a relief to thousands of residents who have lost their land to brokers and corrupt land officials through theft and double allocation. Thika MP Patrick Wainaina said the Ministry through Principal Secretary Nicholas Muraguri said they will first complete…"Hope For Residents As Land Clinic Set For Next Year"
Three out of the six bodies of those who died after their boat capsized in Lake Victoria on Friday night have been retrieved. According to Bunyala Sub County Police Commander Peterson Nyakundi, the bodies were recovered by a team of divers in collaboration with Kenya Coast Guard Services Officers. “The team recovered bodies of a child aged nine years, Evans Okumu, owner of the boat and a woman from the neighbouring country of Uganda. Nyakundi…"Three Bodies Recovered In Bunyala Boat Tragedy"