Nigeria: Identities, Insecurity, and Integrity in 2019′s Dead-Heat Election

[allAfrica] Lagos -A few weeks after Muhammadu Buhari’s stunning electoral victory in 2015, he declared: “From the first day of my administration, Boko Haram will know the strength of our collective will and commitment to rid this nation of terror, and bring back peace and normalcy to all the affected areas.”

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Africa: Sustainability, Peace, Security ‘Best Guarantee Against Instability’ – UN Chief

[Africa Renewal] “Peace and development are indivisible,” UN Secretary-General António Guterres told the Security Council on Wednesday, encouraging a stronger push along what he dubbed “the peace continuum” as the “best guarantee against instability and insecurity.”

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Ethiopia: Ethiopia Overtakes Dubai as Air Passengers’ Gateway to Africa

[ForwardKeys] The extraordinary rise of Ethiopia as a destination and a transfer hub for long-haul travel to Sub-Saharan Africa has been revealed in the latest findings from ForwardKeys which predicts future travel patterns by analysing 17 million flight booking transactions a day.

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Africa: What We’re Eating Is Killing Us – Global Nutrition Report

[Thomson Reuters Foundation] Bangkok -Poor diets are among the top causes of ill health globally, accounting for nearly one in five deaths, according to a study published on Thursday that called on governments and businesses to do more to improve eating habits.

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