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South Sudan swears in transitional unity government

From left: Riek Machar Teny-Dhurgon, First Vice-President of the Republic of South Sudan; President Salva Kiir; and James Wani Igga, Second Vice-President of the Republic of South Sudan. UN Photo/Isaac Billy

The formation of a transitional unity government in South Sudan should result in action to tackle the numerous issues the world's youngest nation is facing, according to the spokesperson at the UN mission…

29 Apr 2016 / Listen /

News in Brief 28 April 2016 (AM)

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Côte d'Ivoire peacekeeping mission to close The mandate of the United Nations peacekeeping mission in Côte d'Ivoire is to…

28 Apr 2016 / Listen /

UN and Africa: focus on South Sudan, vaccination in Angola and Tanzania

1st Vice President-Designate Riek Machar arrives in Juba. Photo: UNMISS / Isaac Billy

Swearing-in of South Sudan's Vice President "opens new chapter" South Sudan's First Vice President-designate has arrived in the capital…

28 Apr 2016 / Listen /

Solar power saves women farmers in Senegal

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Good farming practices and solar energy have helped to save a women's agricultural cooperative in Senegal. The 65 members…

28 Apr 2016 / Listen /
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