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Turning the Tide: Health Community Turns to UNFCCC for Inclusivity

Turning the Tide: Health Community Turns to UNFCCC for Inclusivity

Community Health Assistants from Kenya. Credit: Friday Phiri/Amref by Friday Phiri (bonn) Tuesday, June 11, 2024 Inter Press Service BONN, Jun 11 (IPS) – There is a rapid realization that climate change is impacting health, which is why the recently adopted World Health Organization’s Climate Change and Health Resolution is considered …

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Seven policemen and four others reportedly killed as bandits attack Zamfara community

Seven policemen and four others reportedly killed as bandits attack Zamfara community

Armed bandits attacked Magarya community in Zurmi Local Government Area of Zamfara State, killing 11 persons, including seven mobile police officers and four civilians.     A Lecturer Aminu Muhammad Kaura, who confirmed the incident, said the bandits attacked the community on Wednesday evening, June 5, 2024.     Three …

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Pastor?s house burnt down, his property stolen after community accuses him of kidnapping children

Pastor?s house burnt down, his property stolen after community accuses him of kidnapping children

Police have arrested two persons after a local pastor’s house was burnt down over allegations of kidnapping children at Kgabalatsane village in Hebron, North West, South Africa.   The arrested suspects appeared before the Ga-Rankuwa Magistrate’s Court on Monday, June 3, 2024, on varying charges including arson and possession of …

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Village head accepted N700K from bandits to allow them free access to attack his community, leading to murder of 30 people

Village head accepted N700K from bandits to allow them free access to attack his community, leading to murder of 30 people

A village head collected N700,000 from bandits to allow them free access to attack his community.   This was disclosed by Katsina State Governor, Dr Umaru Dikko Radda.   Recall that, months ago, Radda described banditry as a business venture for some highly placed individuals in the country.   He …

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