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Central African Republic Faces Threat Of Food Crisis

Central African Republic Faces Threat Of Food Crisis

February 12, 2014 at 5:39 am Comments are Disabled

Aid agencies have warned that the continued exodus of Muslims from the Central African Republic (CAR) could lead to food crisis. Major food crisis Farmers in the (CAR), which have been immersed in violence since a coup in 2013, urgently need more seeds and tools to avert a nationwide foodRead More

Alarm Level Raises As Kabul Records First Polio Case

Alarm Level Raises As Kabul Records First Polio Case

February 12, 2014 at 5:31 am Comments are Disabled

A three-year-old girl is diagnosed with polio in Kabul – the Afghan capital’s first case of the disease since the fall of the Taliban in 2001. First case since 2001 Afghan health officials acted immediately by launching a polio vaccination campaign after the girl was diagnosed with the disease inRead More

Expansion Work At Panama Canal Stops Due To $1.6 Billion Cash Gap

Expansion Work At Panama Canal Stops Due To $1.6 Billion Cash Gap

February 12, 2014 at 5:24 am Comments are Disabled

Work on expanding the Panama Canal is likely to be stalled for a few more weeks as local officials face negotiations with foreign builders after the project was halted in a dispute over cost overruns. Negotiation Failures According to a report from the AFP, the multi-billion-dollar plan to build largerRead More