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  1. Nigeria Prez Calls For Lake Chad Recharge To Stem Emigration

    29 Oct 2018- 10:17 by OOSKAnews Correspondent ABUJA, Nigeria Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari has called for greater investment from Europe and America to achieve recharge in Lake Chad. Climate change has caused the lake, which serves several millions ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 10/29/2018 - 10:17

  2. Managing Water Key to Adapting African Agriculture to Climate Change

    16 Nov 2016- 04:08 by Local Press Report MARRAKESH Mail & Guardian Africa A unanimous decision on how to take action on climate change is incredibly rare. Yet, African nations have overwhelmingly included climate resilient agriculture in their indicat ...

    Local Press Report - 11/16/2016 - 04:08

  3. Egyptian Water Minister Highlights Cairo's Participation in African Water Week

    25 Jul 2016- 10:00 by Local Press Report DAR ES SALAAM Daily News Egypt Minister of Water Resources Mohamed Abdel Atty said Egypt’s participation in the sixth African Water Week (AWW6) in Tanzania is part of the country’s dedication to becoming an active ...

    Local Press Report - 07/25/2016 - 10:00

  4. African Ministers Renew Call for Water, Sanitation Financing

    30 Jan 2015- 10:30 by OOSKAnews Correspondent ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia Adequate budgetary allocations for water, sanitation and hygiene (WASH) programs are essential for African countries to sustain economic growth and social renewal, according to senior min ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 01/30/2015 - 10:30

  5. Somalia’s Humanitarian Crisis Worsen Sexual Violence Against Women

    9 Sep 2014- 10:44 by OOSKAnews Correspondent NAIROBI, Kenya The humanitarian catastrophe created by two decades of war in Somalia has worsened sexual violence against women and girls, according to a report by international watchdog group Human Rights Watc ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 09/09/2014 - 10:44

  6. AfDB, Rwanda Seek $68 Million for Kigali Action Plan

    3 Jul 2014- 10:11 by OOSKAnews Correspondent KIGALI, Rwanda The African Development Bank (AfDB) and the Rwandan government this week signed an agreement to formalize the African Union-led Kigali Action Plan, an initiative that among other things will help ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 07/08/2014 - 15:47

  7. Sudanese Government Condemned for Bombing Infrastructure, Targeting Civilians

    13 Jun 2014- 10:37 by OOSKAnews Correspondent WASHINGTON, DC, United States The US government, as well as humanitarian groups and other NGOS, this week accused the Sudanese government of attacking civilians in South Kordofan and Blue Nile states, targetin ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 06/13/2014 - 10:37

  8. Liberian President Becomes New GWP Patron

    19 May 2014- 10:04 by Local Press Report STOCKHOLM Global Water Partnership The Global Water Partnership (GWP) is pleased to welcome Her Excellency Ellen Johnson Sirleaf, President of the Republic of Liberia, to the GWP as a Patron of the organisation. “I ...

    Local Press Report - 05/19/2014 - 10:04

  9. First African Water Integrity Summit Calls for Stronger Laws to Fight Corruption

    1 May 2014- 09:59 by OOSKAnews Correspondent LUSAKA, Zambia Participants in the first African Water Integrity Summit, held in Lusaka, Zambia this week, called on governments on the continent to strengthen laws in order to fight corruption in the water sec ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/07/2014 - 11:52

  10. WaterAid Report Urges Southern Africa to Live Up to Water and Sanitation Funding Commitments

    4 Mar 2014- 10:24 by OOSKAnews Correspondent LUSAKA, Zambia A million people in Zambia who should have received clean water by 2015 will miss out, and another 4.4 million will go without sanitation because of major investment shortfalls for these services ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 03/04/2014 - 10:24

  11. African Legislators Discuss Priorities for Post-2015 Development Agenda

    19 Dec 2013- 10:26 by OOSKAnews Correspondent JOHANNESBURG, South Africa African parliamentarians met in Johannesburg last week to discuss priority areas related to accelerating achievement of the UN Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) and formulating the ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 12/19/2013 - 10:27