Cameroonian insurgents release abducted students of Presbyterian secondary school

A church official in Cameroon says that the 79 students kidnapped by unidentified gunmen have been released, but two of the three staff members abducted are still being held. Fonki Samuel Forba, moderator of Cameroon’s Presbyterian Church, said on Wednesday that the schoolchildren, who had been kidnapped on Sunday night from a church school, had… Read More Cameroonian insurgents release abducted students of Presbyterian secondary school

Facebook, Google database tools reveal removal of political ads

Public databases that shine a light on online political ads, launched by Facebook and Google before Tuesday’s U.S. elections, offer the public the first broad view of how quickly the companies yank advertisements that break their rules. The databases also provided campaigns unprecedented insight into opponents’ online marketing, enabling them to capitalize on weaknesses, political… Read More Facebook, Google database tools reveal removal of political ads

Roberta Annan to Launch €100 Million New Investment Fund for Africa at 2018 Paris Peace Forum in Partnership with UN ITC & EU

On November 12th 2018, the Ethical Fashion Initiative alongside African Fashion Fund and the European Commission (EC) will launch a ‘one hundred million euro fund’ (100million) the Impact Fund For Africa (IFFA) a new investment fund supporting African creatives working in the fashion and lifestyle industries. Launching in Paris during the Paris Peace Forum, an… Read More Roberta Annan to Launch €100 Million New Investment Fund for Africa at 2018 Paris Peace Forum in Partnership with UN ITC & EU