Category Archives: Africa Accelerate Project News

  1. 2.7 million hit by Kenya drought

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    February 12, 2017 by Author

    President Uhuru Kenyatta has called for international aid support and asked for food supplies to be given to the most …
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  2. Chaos in Gambia as Yahya Jammeh declares a state of emergency

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    January 18, 2017 by Author

    Yahya Jammeh, the President of Gambia has declared a 90-day state of emergency a day before his official mandate ends. …
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  3. Digital Aid in Africa with Steve George-Hilley

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    November 2, 2016 by Author

    Steve George-Hilley discussing digital mobility and the future of technology in Africa to create a new digital economy

  4. Poachers putting African elephant at risk

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    September 26, 2016 by Author

    The iconic African Elephant is said to be in its worst decline in 25 years with numbers shrining by 111,000 …
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  5. Anti-gay pastor Steven Anderson banned from South Africa

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    September 14, 2016 by Author

    A pastor with controversial views about homosexuality has been banned from South Africa. Steven Anderson, a US pastor, has been …
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  6. Zimbabwe Police use tear gas against protestors

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    July 5, 2016 by Author

    Police Officers in Zimbabwe’s capital, Harare, have used tear gas and water cannons to break up a protest by minibus …
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  7. al-Shabab terrorists attack on Mogadishu hotel

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    June 27, 2016 by Author

    An attack by the Islamist group al-Shabab in a hotel in the Somali capital Mogadishu has left at least 14 …
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