Most Recent Content from: Voice of America

  • Article: Climate Change Is Making Somalia's Crops Toxic

    Climate Change Is Making Somalia's Crops Toxic

    From Voice of America|Nov. 21, 2019

    The most dangerous mycotoxin was over 400 times higher than the level permitted by the EU. Read more

  • Article: The Gambia Sues Myanmar for Genocide Against Rohingya Muslims

    The Gambia Sues Myanmar for Genocide Against Rohingya Muslims

    From Voice of America|Nov. 12, 2019

    The UN has called the atrocities "a textbook case" of ethnic cleansing. Read more

  • Article: Ghanaian Victims Are Being Urged to Speak Out After Sex-for-Grades Investigation

    Ghanaian Victims Are Being Urged to Speak Out After Sex-for-Grades Investigation

    From Voice of America|Nov. 4, 2019

    A BBC documentary exposed lecturers who prey on female students. Read more

  • Article: Fear in Uganda’s Gay Community after Death Penalty Threat and Arrests

    Fear in Uganda’s Gay Community after Death Penalty Threat and Arrests

    From Voice of America|Nov. 4, 2019

    Homosexuality is illegal in Uganda, and punishable with up to life in prison. Read more

  • Article: Ebola Monitoring Suspended in South Sudan After 3 Aid Workers Were Killed

    Ebola Monitoring Suspended in South Sudan After 3 Aid Workers Were Killed

    From Voice of America|Nov. 1, 2019

    A total of 115 aid workers have been killed in South Sudan since December 2013. Read more

  • Article: Malawi Police Officers Under Investigation for Sexually Harassing Female Protesters

    Malawi Police Officers Under Investigation for Sexually Harassing Female Protesters

    From Voice of America|Nov. 1, 2019

    Rights campaigners say they have evidence of sexual harassment, rape, and torture. Read more

  • Article: Kenya Kicks Off Mass HPV Vaccination Drive to Protect Girls Against Cervical Cancer

    Kenya Kicks Off Mass HPV Vaccination Drive to Protect Girls Against Cervical Cancer

    From Voice of America|Oct. 23, 2019

    The East Africa region has the highest rate of cervical cancer in the world. Read more

  • Article: South Africa Deploys Envoys Across Africa in Wake of Deadly Xenophobic Attacks

    South Africa Deploys Envoys Across Africa in Wake of Deadly Xenophobic Attacks

    From Voice of America|Sept. 18, 2019

    South African diplomats are visiting seven countries, after attacks that left hundreds displaced. Read more