Virus fears as Mozambique conflict fuels overcrowding, hunger

“Most of those escaping the ongoing conflict are finding shelter with family or strangers in areas further south, putting a burden on the host families and leading to overcrowding that raises the risk of spreading COVID-19, say aid groups.”

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Good governance is the lynchpin for African progress

“Citizens’ expectations relate to the promotion of human rights, rule of law, socio-economic opportunities and human development. In view of the mixed progress made so far in meeting these expectations, the permanent question is how to apply Africa’s abundant wealth in natural and human resources towards rapid recovery and sustainable development.”

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