[Africa Top Sports]Such his paddle that he smashed in August 2008, the news came as a mace on his fans. Benjamin BOUKPETI off his career as a professional kayaker. The first Togolese Olympic medalist decided to put an end to his sports career he said, “to focus on his development activities with children in Togo and Africa, whether it’s with Amadonsa or with Peace and Sport”.
Two of Three Children in South Sudan Face ‘Desperate’ Humanitarian Crisis: UNICEF
UNICEF says 4.5 million children in South Sudan face a humanitarian crisis and the organization needs more money to help. The announcement comes on the 10th anniversary of the country’s independence. The “hopes that independence would bring a new dawn …
Supreme Audit Institutions in Africa Would Welcome an Opportunity to Start or Expand Their Involvement in Auditing Global Fund Grants
[GFO] Aidspan organized a roundtable on “Audit of Global Fund Grants by SAIs (Supreme Audit Institutions) in Sub-Saharan Africa” in eight African countries on 24-26 April in Kigali, Rwanda, with the support of GIZ BACKUP Health.
This HIV Prevention Drug Could Change the Game
A new, long-lasting drug could be a game-changer for preventing HIV infections, experts say. Advocates are hopeful that those who need it most in low- and middle-income countries will not have to wait for it as long as they have for previous HIV drugs. But questions remain about access and price. The drug is called […]