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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. African Union to Integrate Disaster Risk Management Into Climate Change Strategy

    16 May 2014- 10:37 by OOSKAnews Correspondent ABUJA, Nigeria The African Union (AU) will integrate disaster risk reduction and climate change adaptation into its new Africa climate change strategy. AU Commissioner Rhoda Peace made the announcement to the ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/21/2014 - 15:55

  3. Ugandan President Enters Nile Fray

    17 Jun 2013- 10:19 by OOSKAnews Correspondent KAMPALA, Uganda President Yoweri Museveni waded into the worsening row between Ethiopia and Egypt last week, criticizing the Egyptian government for making what he said were "chauvinistic and irrational s ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 06/17/2013 - 10:19

  4. Peer Review Urges Peaceful Resolution to Malawi-Tanzania Dispute

    As a panel of former African heads of state prepares to mediate the dispute between Tanzania and Malawi over ownership of Lake Malawi, also known as Lake Nyasa, a peer review mechanism the two countries to resolve the matter amicably. ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 01/07/2013 - 10:17

  5. UN Calls for Regional Mediation in Malawi-Tanzania Border Dispute

    The United Nations is advising Malawi and Tanzania to refer their dispute over Lake Malawi to African regional bodies before seeking other international arbitration. ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 10/29/2012 - 10:18

  6. Malawi President Rejects Talks With Tanzania Over Disputed Lake

    Malawi’s President Joyce Banda said this week that her government would not hold further talks with Tanzania over ownership of Lake Malawi until Tanzania addresses its recent actions on the disputed water body. ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/15/2013 - 09:46

  7. Malawi Refers Border Dispute to African Union

    Malawian President Joyce Banda has asked the African Union (AU) to intervene in the country’s dispute with Tanzania over ownership of Lake Malawi. Malawi Broadcasting Corporation reported this week that Banda asked for AU intervention during talks with Be ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 10/19/2012 - 10:07

  8. Malawi Denies Expelling Tanzania Official, Courts Chevron for Oil Exploration in Disputed Lake

    Malawian government authorities are denying reports that they expelled Tanzania’s High Commissioner to Malawi, Patrick Tsere, for remarks he made about the ongoing border dispute between the two countries over Lake Malawi. ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/16/2013 - 05:14

  9. Tanzania-Malawi Tensions Flare Over Map, Harassment Allegations

    Relations between Malawi and neighboring Tanzania, already strained due to a territorial dispute over Lake Malawi, have significantly deteriorated over the past week, Malawian President Joyce Banda told reporters on October 2. ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 10/03/2012 - 11:13

  10. Tanzania Draws New Maps, Claims Half of Lake Malawi

    Tanzania last week issued a new map that show half of Lake Malawi in its territory. Among other features, the new map shows the disputed boundary between Tanzania and Malawi located in the middle of Lake Malawi, known in Tanzania as Lake Nyasa. ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 10/01/2012 - 11:29

  11. Malawi, Tanzania Fail to Reach Compromise on Lake Border in Latest Round of Talks

    Malawi and Tanzania failed to reach an agreement on ownership of the waters of Lake Malawi (also known as Lake Nyasa) after five days of negotiations in the northern Malawian town of Mzuzu. ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 08/27/2012 - 09:34

  12. Malawi Calls for Peaceful Resolution to Dispute With Tanzania Over Lake

    Foreign Affairs Minister Ephraim Mganga Chiume on August 1 said Malawi wants to resolve its border dispute with Tanzania through peaceful means, although he insisted that agreements in the past all indicate that the entire lake is Malawi’s. ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/15/2013 - 17:47