December 10, 2019
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In search of opportunity: Young and educated Africans most likely to consider moving abroad-Afrobarometer

Summary By 2050, it is projected that one in every four humans will be African as the continent doubles its population, accounting for more than half of global ...
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I prefer Kpakpakpa movement to Europe via the Sahara Desert than be enslaved with poverty in Ghana: 21-year-old desperate migrant

What on earth could ever prevent a desperate young man who desires a better life outside the shores of his country from making a move?. Seriously, I doubt ...
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ECOWAS Free Movement And Migration Project Launched In Accra

All citizens of the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) can leave and enter any ECOWAS country and reside in it without any hindrance, Minister for Information, ...
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West Africa’s complex migration situation requires holistic solution: IOM official

The complex nature of migration in the West African sub-region requires a holistic approach to derive benefits for the sub-region, Sylvia Lopez-Ekra, Chief of Mission at International Organization ...
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Migrating for a Better Life

“I have four children. I am their only provider since my husband left us four years ago,” says Amina of her situation in Nigeria, “I left my homeland ...
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Bringing Clean, Safe Water Supply to Abu Dam, Sudan

King Jaffer is the royal tribal leader of Abu Dam village, located in Um Baru locality in North Darfur. King Jaffer is 51 years, with 10 children – ...
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Kenya mothers ‘pressured to kill disabled babies’

A new study has found that nearly half of Kenyan mothers with disabled babies were pressured to kill them. The two-year research, carried out by the charity Disability ...
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Mohammed Tells His Story

“I came to Libya in 2011 when I was 22, looking for a decent job. I didn’t want to steal or join any bad business, so I left ...
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US Government To Help Liberia To Track Down Missing Dollars

The U.S. government is considering helping Liberia track down more than $100 million in missing cash, an embassy spokesman said, in a case that has triggered a political ...
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I Explored East Africa In Search Of Jobs -Yohannes.

I left Ethiopia to look for a job, I needed to help my family. I am the last-born in a family of six and my brothers and sisters ...
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