Category Archives: Education

Official: Southern Somali State Shutters Main City, Airport Ahead of Election

GAROWE, SOMALIA – The southern Somali state of Jubbaland has blocked access to the capital city Kismayo and its main airport ahead of Thursday’s vote to elect a president of …

Early Study Results Suggest 2 Ebola Treatments Saving Lives

WASHINGTON – Two of four experimental Ebola drugs being tested in Congo seem to be saving lives, international health authorities announced Monday.

The preliminary findings prompted an early halt to …

Report: Eritrean High Schoolers Face Forced Labor, Abuse

For many teens, the last year of high school is a time of excitement filled with studies, athletics and dances. But young Eritreans spend the year at a military camp …

Nigerian School Girls Learn Technology During Summer Break

ABUJA, NIGERIA – Nigerian technologist Chinenye Udeh wants to ensure schoolgirls learn Information and Communications Technology (ICT) for summer. Udeh says she is trying to boost gender parity in technology …

Nigerian School Girls Learn Technology During Summer Break

ABUJA, NIGERIA – Nigerian technologist Chinenye Udeh wants to ensure schoolgirls learn Information and Communications Technology (ICT) for summer. Udeh says she is trying to boost gender parity in technology …