African Press Organization

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Australia High Commissioner to Kenya Alison Chartres

Today I announce the appointment of Ms Alison Chartres as Australia’s next High Commissioner to the Republic of Kenya, with non-resident accreditation to Burundi, Rwanda, Somalia, Tanzania and Uganda.

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Up to 50 Somali, Ethiopian Migrants Deliberately Drowned by Smugglers off Yemen

Early this morning (09/08), a human smuggler, in charge of the boat, forced more than 120 Somali and Ethiopian migrants into the pitching sea as they approached the coast of Shabwa, a Yemeni Governorate along the Arabian Sea.

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Angola Yellow Fever : IFRC 1.4 million Swiss francs appeal

IFRC appeals for 1.4 million Swiss francs to help stop yellow fever outbreak in Angola The International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescents Societies (IFRC) today launched a 1.4 million Swiss franc emergency appeal to support the Angola Red Cross Society respond to the worst yellow fever outbreak in the country in 30 years. […]

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Working to live, not living to work: New global research throws out conventions on millennials in the workplace

Highlights: Survey from 16 countries shows that millennial* entrepreneurs fit into five distinct personas Study gives insight into how to hire, engage and do business with these ambitious young people 61% will sacrifice profit to stay true to their values – rising to 78% in South Africa and 83% in Nigeria 66% in South Africa […]

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