Daily Archives: September 18, 2015

Three dead, 14 wounded in Thai south motorcycle bomb

NNA – (AFP) Three people were killed and 14 wounded by a motorcycle bomb blast in Thailand’s deep south, officials said on Friday, in the latest deadly attack to strike the war-torn region.

The blast on Thursday evening struck near …

Boko Haram violence displaces 1.4 million children in Nigeria and beyond – UNICEF

18 September 2015 – The number of attacks by Boko Haram in northeast Nigeria and neighbouring countries has risen, and half a million children have had to flee to safety in the past five months, bringing the total number of …

Troops Crush Protests in Burkina Faso

This is heating up. A day after a coup staged by remnants of the ancien regime, troops are unleashing violence and all borders have been shuttered. This does not seem to be trending in the right direction. “Heavily armed troops …

APR Energy Commissions New Botswana Project, Senegal Expansion

JACKSONVILLE, Florida, Sept. 18, 2015 / PRNewswire — APR Energy plc (LSE: APR), a global leader in fast-track power solutions, today announces that it has completed successfully the installation and commissioning of its new two-year, 35MW project for Botswana Power …

UNICEF: Over 1.4 million children forced to flee conflict in Nigeria and region

NNA – A sharp increase in attacks by the armed group commonly known as Boko Haram has uprooted 500,000 children over the past five months, bringing the total number of children on the run in northeast Nigeria and neighbouring countries …